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Take a Professional Development Workshop in 2016

Happy Mother's Day

May 8, 2016

Mother's Day Art Projects



Happy New Year  2016

Take a virtual tour of the Waterford Design Center in Ireland where the Times Square Ball is created.


Tournament of Roses Parade 2016

Teach students about art and flowers by creating your own classroom mini float.

Multi-Cultural New Year Celebrations

(Click under Iran, India, Japan at the site below for unique New Year Celebrations)

I have a Dream Box MLK inspired Art Project


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Christmas Celebrations Around the World

Herbert Hoover Museum

Christmas Around the World

Virtual Sight and Sound Christmas Through Painting at the Metropolitan Museum in New York

Christmas in the Phillipines

Easy to follow instructions for making a Christmas Parol from the

History of Parols Website

National Library of the Netherlands-Birth of Christ told through Illustrated Manuscripts




Online Workshops for Librarians

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Maker Spaces for Librarians


Spring 2015

Easter is a Christian holiday celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ.  Find art lesson plans from around the world.

Passover is a Jewish holiday that celebrates the freedom of the Israelites from the oppression of Ancient Egypt. Art Lessons for Passover.


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Art Teacher on the Net at the Orange County Center for Contemporary Art Exhibit July 5-26 

Santee Library Birdhouse Workshop & Santee Celebrating Seniors 

Spring is a wonderful time to create a decorative bird house @ your library, school, senior center,
or other organization.

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Reserve Your Birdhouse Program

Send an Email to Request a Program in San Diego or Orange County, California.

Not in California?  Order a Birdhouse Kit for Your Home, School, Library, Senior Center, or other Organization

Spring Workshop Online

Go Green Babies, Preschool, and Kinders Online Workshop for Librarians

Pinterest  for Librarians

See art project and program ideas for librarians and staff.

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Online Workshops for Teachers, Librarians, and Homeschools.

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Presidents and Paintings

What Painting inspired Michele Bachmann to run for President? What is Former President Bush's Favorite Painting? A Painting Meaningful to Former President Clinton? Which Former Presidents are Artists? Find out at this website

    Valerie Colston (Art Teacher on the Net) is the author of Teen Go Green! Tips, Technique, Tools, and Themes for YA Programming     See the review in Teacher Librarian                  P.43 (Feb 2012)                                                                                  



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