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Arts & Smarts, Growing Artists and Problem Solvers

“Don’t take a picture! I’m your boss!” he said, then realized it sounded harsh coming from a kid to an adult, particularly an adult who runs the place. He adjusted and softened his statement, “I’m the artist and you’re the … Continue reading

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Another School Year Drawing to a Close

There’s been a lot of activity lately in the Arts & Smarts program as we work to finish everything up for the year. We’ll celebrate all of our accomplishments at our annual End of the Year Celebration on Thursday, May … Continue reading

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Future Dreams

Lately in the Arts & Smarts program, we’ve been talking a lot about the children’s interests, talents, dreams, and goals. We’ve asked our program participants about their “sparks”: the things that excite them and that they are passionate about. We’ve had … Continue reading

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The New, The Continued, and the Fall Fundraising Events

This week marks the beginning of a new year of Arts & Smarts activities. We anticipate that it will be another good one filled with many wonderful children, parents, staff, and volunteers. Of course we’ll keep you posted! Our Arts … Continue reading

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Driftwood Art and Plans for the Future

The pace of the summer at Patchwork reaches its peak this week with Art Garden Week II and our annual potluck Garden Feast this Thursday, July 11 from 5 pm-7 pm. Everyone’s invited to come to this feast to celebrate … Continue reading

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Summer Smarts Continues

We’re having a busy week in our summer Arts & Smarts program. In the mornings we’re leading two classes, Sculpture II and Drive of Your Life Skills, and in the afternoons we’re doing a couple art classes for participants in … Continue reading

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Celebrating the School Year

We celebrated the 2012-2013 school year on Thursday, April 25. It was a wonderful evening with 80-100 people in attendance to cheer the children’s progress in school, to view the art that the children had made, to recognize the contributions … Continue reading

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