In-School Partnerships

2002-2003 School year


Black Mountain Elementary School

Last school year artists Shayne Hull and Wayne Ferguson traveled to Kenbire Kentucky to conduct a two day ceramic workshop with Black Mountain Elementary School students.  This Spring Shayne and Wayne will head to Kenbire again to teach more exciting clay based workshops at Black Mountain Elementary School.

Click here to see Black Mountain Elementary School pictures.


Cane Run Elementary School

Artist Jay Jordan will work with Can Run fifth graders in January and February 2003.  Students will learn about printmaking and will use professional materials to make several kinds of prints.  

 Click here to see Can Run Pictures from the spring of 2002.

**********************************************                  Dunn Elementary School

Using the traveling suitcase from the Kentucky Art and Craft Foundation as the springboard, Artist  Melinda Snyder plunged into the world of Kentucky Folk Art with Dunn's fifth grade students.

Click here to see Dunn Elementary School pictures.         


Engelhard Elementary School

 KACF is in our seventh year of partnership with Engelhard Elementary. Each year, we send four of our artists to conduct art classes as part of Engelhard’s Enrichment Monday Program. This program provides children the opportunity to sign up for non-traditional classes like karate, ballet, violin, and specific visual art disciplines.

Click here to see Engelhard pictures.             


Harrison County 

The Harrison County Community Foundation (HCCF) has generously donated $8,300 to the Kentucky Art and Craft Foundation (KACF), to be used for educational programming in Southern Indiana schools.  Schools already benefiting from this donation are North Harrison Upper Elementary School and Lanesville Elementary School, both in Southern Indiana. 

  Projects for these students successfully combine art with other subjects in their core curriculum, and have included a tile-making project focusing on world geography and a clay sculpture project based on medieval history.  

Click here to see Lanesville Elementary School Pictures

Click here to see North Harrison Upper Elementary School Pictures     


Lincoln Elementary School

KACF has been in partnership with Lincoln Elementary for approximately eight years.  A few of the past projects include tile murals and fiber arts.  For this year, KACF has chosen artist Brittany Baker to work with students on a mural painting in the Spring of 2003.

Click here to see Lincoln Elementary School Pictures



In September 2002, Artist Molly Elkind worked with Maryhurst students and helping them to create scrap books and personal journals.


Mattingly Center

Artist Shayne Hull worked with the Mattingly Center in the fall of 2002,  helping them to create painted self portraits. 

Click here to see Mattingly Center pictures.             



Watson Lane Elementary School

 Watson Lane's fourth grade students got a most unique experience... stone carving with Artist Al Nelson.  Students used professional tools to create decorative stone tablets for their courtyard. They also helped carve and design a bird bath to memorialize Sherry Eley, a former Watson Lane teacher who recently died of cancer.  Additionally, the students used  small pieces from the carved stones to create necklaces for themselves and for students in the other grade levels.

Click here to see Watson Lane Elementary School pictures.             




Wilt Elementary School

Artist Shayne Hull will work with Wilt Elementary School in the Spring of 2003.

Click here to see Wilt Elementary School pictures 



For more information, contact Shayne Hull, Director of Education at (502) 589-0102 ext. 209 or           

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