Artist: Amanda Pellerin
All projects are custom designed for your students or school group. All projects require multiple sessions. Students have the opportunity to participate in planning and designing the mural content, creating handmade tile from raw clay, cutting and shaping fired tile, tile layout, and cementing and grouting in this visual arts residency.
Sample Common Core connection
RI.4.7 Interpret information presented visually, orally, or quantitatively (e.g., in charts, graphs, diagrams, time lines, animations, or interactive elements on Web pages) and explain how the information contributes to an understanding of the text in which it appears.
Typically, residencies range from $2,000 to $3,000, but we can use your available budget and ‘work backwards’ to create a cost-effective residency for your school. We may be able to assist you in securing grant and funding opportunities.
Residencies are tailored to your needs but usually include:
For a rough estimate, residency prices include:
Audience Limit: 25 students per classroom.
Program Length: 5 (minimum) to 9 (ideal) sessions per classroom
Appropriate for Grades: Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade
Assembly Price: NA
Assembly Back-to-Back Price: NA
Workshop Cost per Day: $100 per session.
Workshop Materials Fee: Supply costs may apply.
Travel Fee: Mileage fee may apply.
My name is Jayla, I am 9 years old. I made a bird sculpture, a Northern Cardinal. It was very hard to make. It was the most challenging thing I did all summer. I haven’t worked with this much clay before. My art is normally written on paper. The most challenging thing was trying.
Jayla McCullough, Student
Amanda truly integrates art into academics. This art mural has impacted our students, staff and school community.
Laura, Teacher, Calvin Rodwell Elementary