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A Great Summer Deal

Dino Sumerano of Ben Franklin Crafts and I have come up with a promotion. Patrons of his store can stock up on art and craft supplies and I can introduce new families to my work. If you invest $40 in art and craft supplies, you are eligible for a free introductory art class. For a [...]... [ Join the Discussion, Ask Questions, Introduce a New Topic! ]

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Sky, Mountains, Water

We are proud of the painting by this seven-year-old. Notice the freedom of her brush strokes and her precocious understanding that sky meets land.... [ Join the Discussion, Ask Questions, Introduce a New Topic! ]

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See Student’s Video Ad

My Movie from Kathleen F Anderson on Vimeo.... [ Join the Discussion, Ask Questions, Introduce a New Topic! ]

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It’s Time to Party!

David Laks has completed our one-minute video and it’s just what we need to bring more of our community on board. It truly represents us, old and young in various walks of life. But before we disseminate it and use it for a Go Fund Me, we’re going to party!  Join us to be among [...]... [ Join the Discussion, Ask Questions, Introduce a New Topic! ]

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Calling all artists to an Artist’s Enclave!

The Houst Mural wall is gathering momentum and we need artists with an eye for beauty, and the ability to transform an image using some traditional visual skills, i.e. Drawing 101, with imagination. If this makes you curious and you’d like to find out what I’m talking about, come to my gallery on Sunday, April [...]... [ Join the Discussion, Ask Questions, Introduce a New Topic! ]

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Alumni Bayla Arietta

Bayla Alumni from Dave Laks on Vimeo.... [ Join the Discussion, Ask Questions, Introduce a New Topic! ]

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Idea People Unite! Mural Meeting this Sunday.

Let’s brainstorm to find the most inspirational, most spirit lifting Theme for Housts’ Mural Wall. See you on Sunday, March 6TH, 1:00 at Kathy’s school. We have a few great ones already. LANDMARKS OF WOODSTOCK. Have the wall appear to be a giant window either into the Hardware store or into a workshop — sort of [...]... [ Join the Discussion, Ask Questions, Introduce a New Topic! ]

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Community Art

Imagine walking in the parking lot behind H. Houst and Son’s hardware store and, as you approach the back door, seeing a gigantic wall mural. Houst’s in partnership with The School for Young Artists is creating a community mural and we want everyone to be involved. The first step is to brainstorm possible themes. We want your ideas. Those [...]... [ Join the Discussion, Ask Questions, Introduce a New Topic! ]

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Paint-in-the-Dark Box

Even children can become jaded with painting; our society is so fraught with images, selling, selling, selling while every face smiles. It's no wonder that by the age of eight or nine most children are inured to what they see. That's why I made a paint-in-the-dark box.... [ Join the Discussion, Ask Questions, Introduce a New Topic! ]

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Graphics

These Students make strong graphic statements and Images.... [ Join the Discussion, Ask Questions, Introduce a New Topic! ]

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