Skills Children Learn From The Arts: Collaboration Parents are usually the first to see and appreciate the flowering of creativity in their children! One of the many skills children learn from the arts – collaboration – is fostered in the classroom, beginning with art projects where kids work together for a common goal in an …
Farmer’s Market Summer Fun “Why try to explain miracles to your kids when you can just have them plant a garden” ~ Robert Brault Summer Art Project Ideas Summer is upon us! School is over and the warm summer months are here! It’s time for playing outside, running through the sprinkler and growing you own …
The Original Art Based Fundraising Company In 1989 Original Works first introduced the concept of transforming each child’s artwork onto individual, quality products that could be shared with family and friends. Thirty years later, we remain the leader in offering creative art based school fundraising programs nationwide. IN addition to supporting schools, our fundraising program …
When You Need Creative Art Fundraising Ideas… At Original Works, our focus is on exploring the endless possibilities for creative school fundraising ideas that can be brought to life by enthusiastic and imaginative art teachers, classroom teachers and parents! Our fundraising programs are designed to provide educators with the tools they need to bring their …
4X MORE LIKELY TO BE RECOGNIZED FOR ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT.
STUDENTS WHO TOOK 4 YEARS OF ART SCORED 98 POINTS BETTER ON THEIR SAT’S THAN STUDENTS WHO TOOK 1/2 A YEAR OF ART OR LESS.
86% OF AMERICANS BELIEVE ART EDUCATION ENCOURAGES AND ASSISTS A CHILD’S ATTITUDE TOWARD SCHOOL.
3X MORE LIKELY TO BE AWARDED FOR GOOD ATTENDANCE
93% OF AMERICANS BELIEVE ART IS VITAL FOR PROVIDING A WELL-ROUNDED EDUCATION FOR CHILDREN.
We were overwhelmed with your responses to our #CoffeeCombo hashtag campaign and we wanted to thank you for sharing with us, your little artists’ masterpieces. Filling our social media feeds and timelines with those wonderful creations left us truly inspired
Each year the students at Freedom 7 create art projects, that the school then commemorates by displaying in a tile wall. As an outdoor school in Florida, it’s nearly impossible to hang paper artwork because of the humidity, so the Tile Wall program was a perfect match. Current art teacher, Melanie Weilmuenster says, “It is an amazing wall that adds so much more color to the building,” and we couldn’t agree more!
St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, so what better time to connect with Original Works Stand Out Teacher, Kathy Barbro, who is sharing with us a Lesson Plan perfect for the holiday on March 17th. Kathy is the founder of Art Projects For Kids and has been running Original Works Fundraising Program for over 15 years.
Original Works is proud to announce three new fundraising products for Spring 2018!
We pride ourselves on continuing to improve and bring you high-quality keepsake items you’ll cherish forever, at prices you and your families will love!
Ms. McDonald is active on social media and online. Her blog, Miss Bright Blue Hue chronicles her life as an art educator. She posts everything from lessons taught in her class to her outfits that she wears daily. Her most popular section it the Sticky Note Challenge, which she encourages her students to answer a question on a sticky note.