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          CULTURAL ARTS WORKSHOPS FOR TEACHERS

         STAFF PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT

PROGRAMS, PRESENTATIONS & CELEBRATIONS


WORKSHOPS

TEXTILE DESIGN WORKSHOPS

Participants learn fabric surface design techniques 
Participants create designs on fabric that can be used to make wearable art, accessories or wall art.

textile design

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ART & CULTURE WORKSHOPS

Participants create works of art incorporating designs and images associated with their culture.  Participants research art and design of many cultures and create wall art, “Coat of Many Cultures”™, or  wearable art. 

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PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS

Art activity serves as medium for stimulating discussions focusing on the following issues:

  • Anger
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self-esteem
  • Parent/Child Relationships
  • Intergenerational Understanding
  • Multi-Cultural Tolerance
  • Cultural Heritage

personal development

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PARENTING WORKSHOPS

Child Development
Behavior Management and Discipline

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ARTS-IN-EDUCATION

CULTURAL ARTS WORKSHOPS FOR TEACHERS

art culture

We offer tools and opportunity to integrate multi-cultural and multi-ethnic artistic experience within content areas such as social studies and language arts. Hands-on exposure to culturally specific textiles, designs and techniques are also offered.

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ART & CULTURE WORKSHOPS

cultural art

Participants create works of art incorporating designs and images associated with their culture.  Participants research art and design of many cultures and create wall art, “Coat of Many Cultures”™, or  wearable art. 

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ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE

We offer a series of art, music and/or culture workshop sessions presented over a defined extended period of time to students from pre-K to college.

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CONSULTATIONS

STAFF / PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT
Offered to human service agencies, schools, churches, libraries, museums and community organizations

Cultural Art
  • Address the integration of art and culture into programs and curriculums

  • Staff training in interviewing and communication skills, human development, personal and stress management

  • Designing youth services and mental health services

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PROGRAMS, PRESENTATIONS & CELEBRATIONS

EDUCATIONAL FASHION SHOWS / PRESENTATIONS

  • Contemporary and African-inspired wearable art
  • Intergenerational and multicultural fashion presentations

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MUSICAL PRESENTATIONS
Acoustical guitar and vocal performances for benefit concerts, private affairs, church programs, and organization-sponsored events.
Repertoire includes a strong complement of the following:

  • Gospel and inspirational songs
  • Rhythm and blues
  • Pop, folk and rock music  
  • Music of the African American experience

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CULTURAL OBSERVANCES AND CELEBRATIONS

  • African American History Month Programs
  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Programs
  • Kwanza Programs

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MOTIVATIONAL PRESENTATIONS AND SPEECHES

  • Family values
  • Personal Development and Improvement    
  • Social and Economic Issues
  • Community Organization
  • Program Development
  • Cultural Awareness and Self-Esteem
  • A unique mixture of oratory and inspirational songs sung with acoustical guitar accompaniment

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Madona Cole-Lacy :: James A. Lacy
Phone: 516-783-9178 :: Toll Free: 877-MYTIME4
Wantagh, Long Island, New York 11793