Artist in Residence Program at Wares Ferry Road Elementary
The Museum leads weekly art classes for third through fifth-grade students at the Wares Ferry Road Elementary School. The student artists engage in group discussions of works of art (using Visual Thinking Strategies), individual written responses, and related art projects; connected to the core visual arts curriculum. The program also features visiting professional artists who work with participants on specialized subjects and techniques. At the end of the year, the Museum hosts an exhibition of student artwork featuring a range of media and expressions.
Ed Drozdowski, Retired Principal of Wares Ferry Road Elementary
Central Alabama Community Foundation