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Re: [teacherartexchange] on using portfolios


From: M. Austin (whest177_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sun Aug 07 2005 - 18:20:27 PDT

Yes, the holes were punched with a T-pin and then the string was threaded
through the hole with a large darning needle. Later, I changed one of my
strings to a button, sewn on, and the string then wrapped around the button.
I like your idea on the name plate - you could laminate them which would
allow multiple uses.
K-12 Kansas Art Teacher

> That's a great idea! Did you punch a holes in the cardboard on each
> side? I also like the idea of decorating them. These would be strong
> enough to store upright between my filing cabinet and the wall; maybe have
> a tab of some sort at the top for their names; in fact, I could assign a
> cardboard tab project where they would have to create a decorative
> nameplate. It could be taped on with easy to remove tape so if I wanted to
> feature a student's work, the nameplate would be already made to identify
> their work. (We have locked display cabinets in the hallway outside the
> art rooms.

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