The Art Room

Art Based Fundraising Promotes Art Education

art being taught in classroomCreating the best art based school fundraiser starts with creating great artwork. The Art Room is dedicated to accomplishing just that, while also assisting and supporting the efforts of our educators nationwide.

Since our founding in 1989, we have worked hard to promote art education in the schools, churches, synagogues and other organizations on a nationwide basis. We annually attend dozens of art educator conferences and art in-services across the country, supporting art educators and advocating for the importance of art curriculum in the schools.

lesson planLesson Plans

The lesson plans featured on this page are designed to provide all teachers with assistance in art ideation and inspiration. We currently offer over 30 different lesson plans designed for all ages and abilities.

Check out some of our favorites on our page dedicated to art lesson plans.


Art Teacher Of The Quarter

Our featured Art Educator is Mr. William Beckham from Charles Pinckney Elementary.

Q: How long have you been involved in art education?
A:  I have been an art teacher for the past 12 years! :-)
Q: What was it that sparked your interest in becoming an art educator?
A:  I started out my life as an architect. After a few years working in a firm I found that I wanted to do something where I felt I was making a bigger difference... Read the complete interview with William, the current Original Work’s Teacher of the Quarter.

Click here to see previous Teacher of the Quarter recipients.