for an author visit
With twenty years' experience teaching inside schools, libraries, and community programs, my favorite form of lessons are hands-on and experiential. My goal is to inspire and empower your students to create their own stories, and to leave your classroom with lessons you can replicate.
or a community mural
My motto is "the more hands on the wall, the better" and I work collaboratively with your neighborhood, school, organization, or art committee to create art that reflects your community and that answers your specific needs. Every project is different, and yet the outcome is always the same: art connects and art empowers. I've seen shared creative work elevate the spirit and bring people together in a way that nothing else can.
Dear Miss Addie, Thank you for teaching us about art. I liked making the magic wishing doors.
Geovanni, age 6
Just a quick note to thank you for the "Adventures in Painting" class. This was a terrific class and Addie was very encouraging. Being in this group of new friends has motivated me to take art lessons..for the first time in my life!
Betty, aged 60's
The story The Rain Stomper was great! I liked the words bang walla bang bash! I liked it when she stomped really really hard!
Nick, age 8
Besides multiple school districts around the country, other organizations I have worked with include: