Give Me Something to Write About
Sessions 1 & 2: Grades 1–6
This visual art workshop is designed for non-arts specialists. You can do this!
Tired of trying to pull good writing out of your students? Help them create something they want to write about! Learn some funtastic, basic, 2D visual arts skills to create interesting critters and creatures as topics for imaginative writing.
Christine Palmer has been creating art as long as she can remember with whatever she can get her hands on. Her current passion is restoring vintage pieces of furniture into funky works of art. It is her creative idea of recycling. From pottery to painting, her art has been displayed and sold nationwide. Christine has taught art at all grade levels from Kindergarten through university and professes that each and every age level is her absolute favorite. She still finds it hard to believe that you can get paid for having so much fun. Christine received her BA and MA in Art Education from Brigham Young University and is currently part of the Art Education faculty at BYU and Professional Development Partner for the BTSALP program.