My advice: do not get wooden stools, especially with middle school kids.
I have broken stools and splintered edges. Your students may be a little
different, but I have not had any luck with wooden stools...
Jennifer in Michigan
From: Eliza Jones <ejones>
To: ArtsEdNet <artsednet.edu>
Date: Monday, October 25, 1999 10:34 AM
Subject: art room tables and chairs/stools
> Hi everybody. Thanks for all your help so far! Can anyone give me a >recommendation on the best tables/chairs to purchase for an art room? I >teach 6-9 graders. I have worked on a cart up to now so I am not used to >this opportunity. The art room will be used for both 2d and 3d projects. >Right now we do not have drawing boards or easels, but I hope to get boards >to lean against the table to at least do self portraits. Eventually I would >like to be able to set the room up for still life drawing. > Benches? Stools? Wood tables? Drawing stools? > I would love to hear what has worked for y'all! > Thank you, thank you! > Eliza