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Re: [teacherartexchange] art advocacy quote


From: Gina Arena (ginaarena_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sat May 23 2009 - 04:00:49 PDT

"A man paints with his brains and not with his hands."
- Michelangelo

On 5/21/09 1:31 PM, "Rebecca Burch" <> wrote:

> Hey, all --
> Does anyone have a good quote that I can use in a presentation that
> basically just says something about how art classes encourage creative
> problem solving skills that employers look for in potential employees?
> I had an awesome quote from a HR person at Microsoft on my old
> computer, which crashed, so I dont' have the exact quote or the name
> of the guy to attribute it to. :) Really, anything that basically
> says "even if your kid isn't going to be an artist, he/she needs to
> take art because these employable skills really aren't learned in
> other classes" or something to that extent.
> Becky
> Chas WV

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