Tag Archives: art

  • Art Trek – Community Art Center

    www.ArtTrek.org 703 Rancho Conejo Blvd Newbury Park, CA 91320 E-mail: info@arttrek.org By Jennifer Nairne Recently I stumbled upon a secret garden in Newbury Park. Hiding in plain sight amongst the seemingly endless rows of businesses in the industrial complex, it doesn’t look very special. But just beyond the tinted door lies a warehouse of creativity Continue Reading

  • Connie Crawford Leads the Way in Bringing Fashion Design & Sewing to the Homeschooling World

    By Michael Leppert In the world of fashion design, creation and sewing, there is a new wave of interest and excitement which extends to the homeschooling world. Sewing has traditionally been a popular “cottage” activity for homeschoolers and many homeschooled students learn to make their own clothes and home décor items as part of a Continue Reading

  • For Small Hands Catalog, Building Self-Confidence & Independence

    Delight young children with real tools that let them handle age-appropriate tasks “all by myself!” The child-size items featured in For Small Hands give children the means to pour their own juice or rake leaves by your side, purposeful “work” that supports self-confidence and independence. This unique catalog brings together hard-to-find games, toys, and resources Continue Reading

  • MATH DRAWINGS — Good Stuff For Teachers

    Written by Emerson Sandow $24.95, Available at www.mathdrawings.com _________________ Review by Linda Foster Math Drawings by Mary Smale is an exciting multi-disciplinary method of incorporating art with math allowing students to create entire pictures using only basic geometric shapes. For over 30 years, Mary Smale taught algebra and other math disciplines in high school and Continue Reading