Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Science & Art Together. A Great Combination!

Customer highlight:

Starla Ewan has been teaching for more than 31 years and brings a rich background of experience ranging from coaching, athletic training, all levels of Biology, college instruction of Anatomy, and years of on-site medical observation. She has been presenting successful teaching methods with teachers during conferences and staff development workshops for over 15 years.

The success of Starla's teaching strategies and increased student understanding of difficult material through the use of hands-on activities and teaching tricks has led her to share with teachers, massage therapists, and medical personnel nationwide.


She currently teaches at Byron Martin Advanced Technology Center in Lubbock, Texas in their Health Science Program. She teaches a high level of Anatomy and Physiology to students all across the district.
If you would like to contact Starla about lessons from the modules or to arrange for her to conduct a dynamic workshop for your school or conference, just email her at sewan15@yahoo.com, or check out Starla's Creative Teaching Tips.


Thursday, October 9, 2014

Attention All Card Artists!


Artwork by Steven Larsen

Strathmore is looking for fresh spring and summer themed greeting card art.

Start working on your artwork now for a chance to WIN!

Here are the specs:
Artwork may be featured on promotional materials or on social media sites.
Strathmore will be selecting 3 featured artists from our spring/summer card artwork submissions to receive the below:
1st place - Awarded $500, plus $200 retail value of Strathmore® card products (chosen by Strathmore Artist Papers).
2nd place - Awarded $250, plus $100 retail value of Strathmore® card products (chosen by Strathmore Artist Papers).
3rd place - Awarded $100, plus $50 retail value of Strathmore® card products (chosen by Strathmore Artist Papers).
Artist(s) selected will be credited by name wherever artwork is featured (social media sites or Strathmore promotional materials).
Anyone is welcome and encouraged to submit artwork. Style and mediums used on cards are up to the artist.
 - The theme or subject matter should focus on spring and summer seasons.
 - Cards must be created on Strathmore® card product!
There is no fee to participate. Art will be selected based on aesthetic qualities and technical skill

Click here for submission form.  Final due date: Friday, December 5, 2014

Come to Art & Frame of Sarasota for all your supplies.  We have cards, colored pencils, markers.... anything you can think of.