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Ashley McDaniel

art teacher in New Bern

Results of Choice-based Art Education

PRESENTED ON MAY 05, 2016
IN NEW BERN @ VOL 3

Ashley McDaniel is an artist and art teacher at Creekside Elementary School in New Bern, NC. She received her BFA from Appalachian State University in Boone, NC. Currently, she works in enamel, scrimshaw, and paints a whole bunch. When she is not making art or teaching, she can be found riding her bike or throwing axe’s.

 

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Children Of The Earth

BY JUAN AYALA
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 25, 2013

Juan Ayala outlines the special connection that humans all have by exisiting on this planet. In this presentation he takes us on a journey to look at various different aspects of different cultures. He encourages us to think seriously about our responsibilities to the planet.

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Living Life Creatively...with Children

BY BETH GILLESPIE
@ VOL 15 ON SEP 12, 2013

Beth Gillespie gives a comical insight into how she balances her life as a mother of small children and still tying to be creative. She embarked on a challenge in which she would complete an artwork during the time coming to her  presentation and document it to show how she is still able to be creative while having children and how she can influence them to be creative as well.  

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A Lifetime of Experiences; An Artist in the Making

BY LINDSAY PINCHBECK
@ VOL 20 ON JAN 31, 2014

Lindsay Pinchbeck is the director and founder of Sweet Tree Arts in Hope and has been teaching in the arts for 15 years. Previously she taught photography at the Riley School and the Maine Media Workshops. She is also a printmaker and photographer, and believes the arts should be accessible to all and is an integral piece of learning and personal growth.

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Ali's Art Studio

BY ALISON MARCER
@ VOL 10 ON NOV 21, 2014

With a degree in art education Alison Marcer has had many twists and turns in her artistic employment since her early teaching days. Since having children, her part time home based artistic pursuits have now grown into Ali's Art Studio where anything and everything creative has room to blossom. Ali spoke about her journey and her love of diversity within creativeness.

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Placing Children on Your Lap: the Art of Ventriloquism

BY MICHAEL MAYHEW
@ VOL 19 ON DEC 16, 2014

Michael Mayhew believes that Santa Claus invented ventriloquism. He shows us that all our pre-conceptions about the man have been completely wrong, and that in fact he’s a frightening being capable of controlling children. 

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Art School TN

BY ALLISON JARRETT
@ VOL 21 ON AUG 11, 2016

A discription and look into a start up Art School!

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She Who Makes

BY APRIL MANDRONA
@ VOL 21 ON SEP 24, 2016

April Mandrona is a new assistant professor in the Division of Art History & Critical Studies. Her research interests cut across several disciplines including Art Education, Gender Studies, and Children's Geographies. Her current work focuses on the development of ethical approaches to supporting the creative activities of young people.

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Grandmother's Choice

BY PRISCILLA NULLET
@ VOL 11 ON MAY 20, 2016

This is the story about how I changed my life and outlook by making a quilt with a theme of Women's Suffrage.

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Early Design Education

BY DAVID MATTHEW DAVIS
@ VOL 141 ON NOV 24, 2016

David Matthew Davis, member of design team Racquet discusses an experiment in early design education taking place at Zukoland (a Tokyo based art school for children).