Artist’s Expo

Seven professional artists graced our school all day presenting to all of the kids grades k-5! They are now the inaugural group for an event that will now be ANNUAL!!! So excited!!!

We had John Delafield, a potter.

John Delafield

 

 

Anat Ronen, a chalk artist and muralist.

Anat Ronen, chalk artist and muralist

Anat working on our school’s name sake.

Anat Ronen

Anat working on Girl with a Pearl Earring.

Terry Fromm, metalsmith and jewelry maker.

Terry Fromm

Beverley Clayton, an aluminum can artist

Aluminations by Bev

Lilibeth André, painter

Lilibeth Andre, painter

Christine Alexander, stain glass artist

Christine Alexander

And Rikki Mittman, a glass bead artist/jewelry maker

Rikki Mittman

Rikki showing the kids how she uses a flame to melt the glass.

It was an awesome day for everyone! One, I’m hoping the children will remember forever!

Ms. Luna's signature

 

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About Ms. Luna

Here we go! Year number four! Teaching artist at Mark Twain Elementary! I started my career in 2002, in the New York City Schools as a Special Education Middle School teacher. Moving back to my hometown of Columbus, Ohio, I continued teaching Special Education and also began teaching after school and summer art programs. Moving again to Houston, Texas. I have taught all levels and abilities from kindergarten to college and am very excited to be teaching here at Mark Twain! I am also a professional artist and designer that shows work worldwide. I have been featured in the Houston Chronicle, Austin Fashion Week, Houston Press, and at the Grassi Museum of the Applied Arts in Germany. I hold a Masters of Science in Special Education from Manhattan College and a Masters of Fine Arts from the Academy of Art University. I currently am teaching grades kindergarten through fifth and am an adjuct art professor at Alvin Community College.

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