Category Archives: Arts-in-Ed Programs

The Illustrator’s Toolbox

  Teaching Tools of Perception at Mill Road Elementary School   CLICK ON IMAGES TO FIND BOOKS OF ORIGIN All images © Durga Yael Bernhard Please do not copy or reproduce. Last week I visited two classrooms at the Mill Road Elementary … Continue reading

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Teshuvah: The Art of Return

When it comes to visual art, I’ve always believed in the power of restraint.  From an early age, I fell in love with Post-Impressionist art, and was very intrigued by the restricted palettes that such artists as Paul Klée, Henri … Continue reading

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We’re All the Same . . . In All Different Ways

  The Rosendale School 3rd Grade Residency Last month I had the great privilege of teaching a six-week residency in Kyra Sahasrabudhe’s third grade class at Rosendale Elementary School.  Using my book WHILE YOU ARE SLEEPING: A Lift-the-Flap Book of … Continue reading

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