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From: Amy Nowland (nowlanda_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Fri Sep 05 2008 - 03:19:50 PDT


I am interested in the Mayan clay rattles. Does any one have some
ideas/lessons on the Mayan, inca, or aztecs for elementary?
Amy in Michigan.

On Sep 5, 2008, at 4:00 AM, TeacherArtExchange Discussion Group
digest wrote:

> TEACHERARTEXCHANGE Digest for Thursday, September 04, 2008.
>
> 1. Re: teacherartexchange digest: September 03, 2008
> 2. Compensation for Artist in Residence.
> 3. Re: Compensation for Artist in Residence.
> 4. Re: Compensation for Artist in Residence.
> 5. Re: Compensation for Artist in Residence.
> 6. Re: Compensation for Artist in Residence.
> 7. "Artist in Residence"/ visiting artist
> 8. Mayan Clay Rattles
> 9. Re: "Artist in Residence"/ visiting artist
> 10. Re: "Artist in Residence"/ visiting artist
> 11. Re: Mayan Clay Rattles
> 12. jewelry boxes
> 13. Re: jewelry boxes
>
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>
> Subject: Re: teacherartexchange digest: September 03, 2008
> From: "Lois Girbino" <lgirbino@gmail.com>
> Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 10:48:44 -0400
> X-Message-Number: 1
>
> I think two different things got confused---identifying for giftedness
> in the arts (how to do), and how to set up an art club. I let ANY
> student who wants to do it, do art club. But, if there are parents who
> insist on additional enrichment for their art students from the
> district, without extra funds nor extra time, short of adding another
> class (and we are all booked solid with nary a planning period), the
> art club is also there as an option for them. Two distinct & separate
> topics . I agree that desire trumps raw talent , so we need to embrace
> all comers in art. In the past, my art club has included autistic
> students, students with special needs, and special buddies, as well
> as art 24/7 students. I'm still learning as an artist myself.
>
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>
> Subject: Compensation for Artist in Residence.
> From: BigCrab99@aol.com
> Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 16:33:12 EDT
> X-Message-Number: 2
>
> Our middle school art department just received a grant from Target
> for an
> Artist in Residence. We would like to invite a local artist into
> our classroom
> so that students can actually see an artist at work. Then, we
> hope the
> artist will actually work directly with the students as they
> create a work of
> art.
> Can any of you give me guidance about how much compensation would be
> adequate pay for a visiting artist? Any other suggestions and
> experiences would
> also be appreciated. Thanks!
>
>
>
>
> **************It's only a deal if it's where you want to go. Find
> your travel
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>
> Subject: Re: Compensation for Artist in Residence.
> From: Philip Nagai <p.nagai@ix.netcom.com>
> Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 14:06:01 -0700
> X-Message-Number: 3
>
> I think it would be great to have a local artist come in
> and do their work. I sure would like to do that.
> I'd show how to sketch and use color pencils with different styles to
> the students.
> In terms of compensation I'm not sure though.
> BTW where is the school located? Thanks
>
> On Sep 4, 2008, at 1:33 PM, BigCrab99@aol.com wrote:
>
>> Our middle school art department just received a grant from Target
>> for an
>> Artist in Residence. We would like to invite a local artist into
>> our classroom
>> so that students can actually see an artist at work. Then, we
>> hope the
>> artist will actually work directly with the students as they
>> create a work of
>> art.
>> Can any of you give me guidance about how much compensation would be
>> adequate pay for a visiting artist? Any other suggestions and
>> experiences would
>> also be appreciated. Thanks!
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> **************It's only a deal if it's where you want to go. Find
>> your travel
>> deal here.
>> (http://information.travel.aol.com/deals?ncid=aoltrv00050000000047)
>>
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> Subject: Re: Compensation for Artist in Residence.
> From: sharynn@elknet.net
> Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 16:33:44 -0500 (CDT)
> X-Message-Number: 4
>
> I would like to know how you got a grant through TARGET?
>
>
> Our middle school art department just received a grant from
> Target for an
>> Artist in Residence. We would like to invite a local artist into
>> our
>> classroom
>> so that students can actually see an artist at work. Then, we
>> hope the
>> artist will actually work directly with the students as they
>> create a
>> work of
>> art.
>> Can any of you give me guidance about how much compensation would be
>> adequate pay for a visiting artist? Any other suggestions and
>> experiences would
>> also be appreciated. Thanks!
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> **************It's only a deal if it's where you want to go. Find
>> your
>> travel
>> deal here.
>> (http://information.travel.aol.com/deals?ncid=aoltrv00050000000047)
>>
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> Subject: Re: Compensation for Artist in Residence.
> From: Woody Duncan <woodyduncan@comcast.net>
> Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 15:29:26 -0600
> X-Message-Number: 5
>
> Six years ago - before I retired, my district had an agreement with
> Arts Partners to
> bring artists into schools. It was for one artist for a week or four
> artists each for a
> day each. I only took advantage of single days and they were under a
> contract to
> be in the school for four hours each time. I could choose from a list
> they provided.
> Often I choose artists not on the list and they always approved the
> artist. At that
> time the compensation was $90 per day. I'm sure you could work out an
> individual
> agreement with an artist.
> Woody
>
> On Sep 4, 2008, at 2:33 PM, BigCrab99@aol.com wrote:
>
>> Our middle school art department just received a grant from Target
>> for an
>> Artist in Residence. We would like to invite a local artist into
>> our classroom
>> so that students can actually see an artist at work. Then, we
>> hope the
>> artist will actually work directly with the students as they
>> create a work of
>> art.
>> Can any of you give me guidance about how much compensation would be
>> adequate pay for a visiting artist? Any other suggestions and
>> experiences would
>> also be appreciated. Thanks!
>>
>
>
> Read My Blog:
> http://www.taospaint.com/WoodysBlog08/September.html
>
> Watercolors on Note Cards
> http://www.taospaint.com/WoodysWatercolor/NoteCards.html
>
> 35 Quality Middle School Art Lessons
> http://www.taospaint.com/QualityLessons.html
>
> January 19, 2009 Be Patience America
>
>
>
>
>
>
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>
> Subject: Re: Compensation for Artist in Residence.
> From: "Sidnie Miller" <SMILLER@elko.k12.nv.us>
> Date: Thu, 04 Sep 2008 14:30:00 -0700
> X-Message-Number: 6
>
> In Nevada there is a state Artist in Residence program. See if you
> can find one for your
> state. Here I believe you have to pay them, and also provide
> studio space for them, but
> it was specified by the program.
>
>>>> <BigCrab99@aol.com> 9/4/2008 1:33 pm >>>
> Our middle school art department just received a grant from Target
> for an
> Artist in Residence. We would like to invite a local artist into
> our classroom
> so that students can actually see an artist at work. Then, we
> hope the
> artist will actually work directly with the students as they
> create a work of
> art.
> Can any of you give me guidance about how much compensation would be
> adequate pay for a visiting artist? Any other suggestions and
> experiences would
> also be appreciated. Thanks!
>
>
>
>
> **************It's only a deal if it's where you want to go. Find
> your travel
> deal here.
> (http://information.travel.aol.com/deals?ncid=aoltrv00050000000047)
>
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> Subject: "Artist in Residence"/ visiting artist
> From: BigCrab99@aol.com
> Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 18:30:13 EDT
> X-Message-Number: 7
>
> Maybe I should not have used the term "artist in residence". Our
> grant will
> only fund a visiting artist for several days. It will not cover a
> long term
> position.
> However, we are thrilled to receive any monies to enhance our art
> program.
> Target supports a variety of education and community grant programs.
> Information can be found about them online. The money actually
> came from the Target
> store close to our school.
>
>
>
>
> **************It's only a deal if it's where you want to go. Find
> your travel
> deal here.
> (http://information.travel.aol.com/deals?ncid=aoltrv00050000000047)
>
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>
> Subject: Mayan Clay Rattles
> From: MICHELLE MOLNAR <mmolnar1@msn.com>
> Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 15:53:15 -0700
> X-Message-Number: 8
>
>
> Hello!
>
>
> I am interested in doing a Mayan Clay rattle lesson with my high
> school students. Have any of you done a lesson like this? I'm
> having trouble finding Mayan rattle images on the web - I've done
> image searches for "clay rattles, mayan rattles, pre-columbian
> rattles" and am not having much luck. Also, any art history info.
> you have would be appreciated. Thanks!
>
>
>
>
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> Subject: Re: "Artist in Residence"/ visiting artist
> From: Betty B <bettycarol_40@sbcglobal.net>
> Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 16:19:46 -0700 (PDT)
> X-Message-Number: 9
>
> my state (OK) has a visiting artist roster - lots of flexibility on
> the length of visit. The benefit to using them instead of just
> going directly to an artist is that the state arts council pays
> half (or they used to I haven't looked this year) - so your money
> goes a lot farther. I don't know what state you are in, but it
> would be worth a little research.
>
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>
> Subject: Re: "Artist in Residence"/ visiting artist
> From: Mikel Lee <mikellee31@yahoo.com>
> Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 16:25:21 -0700 (PDT)
> X-Message-Number: 10
>
> In my old district the artist came for 2 weeks, worked a maximum of
> 4 hours a day, and was paid $750. He was also give a hotel room to
> stay in during the week days, a meal per diem, supply budget, and
> travel reimbursement. That was 4 years ago.
> - Mikel in OK
>
>
> --- On Thu, 9/4/08, BigCrab99@aol.com <BigCrab99@aol.com> wrote:
>
>> From: BigCrab99@aol.com <BigCrab99@aol.com>
>> Subject: [teacherartexchange] "Artist in Residence"/ visiting artist
>> To: "TeacherArtExchange Discussion Group"
>> <teacherartexchange@lists.pub.getty.edu>
>> Date: Thursday, September 4, 2008, 5:30 PM
>> Maybe I should not have used the term "artist in
>> residence". Our grant will
>> only fund a visiting artist for several days. It will not
>> cover a long term
>> position.
>> However, we are thrilled to receive any monies to enhance
>> our art program.
>> Target supports a variety of education and community grant
>> programs.
>> Information can be found about them online. The money
>> actually came from the Target
>> store close to our school.
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> **************It's only a deal if it's where you
>> want to go. Find your travel
>> deal here.
>> (http://information.travel.aol.com/deals?ncid=aoltrv00050000000047)
>>
>> ---
>> To unsubscribe go to
>> http://www.getty.edu/education/teacherartexchange/unsubscribe.html
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> Subject: Re: Mayan Clay Rattles
> From: "Carol K." <artcek@verizon.net>
> Date: Thu, 04 Sep 2008 20:24:25 -0400
> X-Message-Number: 11
>
> Hope this helps:
>
> http://www.barakatgallery.com/store/index.cfm/FuseAction/ItemDetails/
> UserID/0/CFID/31505626/CFTOKEN/75101637/CategoryID/31/SubCategoryID/
> 110/ItemID/8755.htm
>
>
>
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>
> Subject: jewelry boxes
> From: AIMEE EDWARDS <aimeeedwards@sbcglobal.net>
> Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 18:35:36 -0700 (PDT)
> X-Message-Number: 12
>
>
>
> I had dozens of jewelry boxes (ring, bracelet, necklace) and tie
> boxes donated to me. Do you creative people have any project ideas?
> Thanks!
>
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>
> Subject: Re: jewelry boxes
> From: "Dobbelaere" <dobbe@tds.net>
> Date: Thu, 4 Sep 2008 21:56:07 -0400
> X-Message-Number: 13
>
> Mosaic tile them or use plastercraft to create some sort of
> sculpture on
> top. Add a few beans inside plastercraft or paper mache them shut
> add a
> handle and you could have a rattle to paint. Turn them into box
> turtles.
> make a box animal. if the lid comes clear off make a mini diarama.
> S.Dobbelaere
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> Sent: Thursday, September 04, 2008 9:35 PM
> Subject: [teacherartexchange] jewelry boxes
>
>
>>
>>
>> I had dozens of jewelry boxes (ring, bracelet, necklace) and tie
>> boxes
>> donated to me. Do you creative people have any project ideas?
>> Thanks!
>>
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