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Bucks Artist in Residence introduce kids to arts in the summer

New Hope News – Times Publishing by Rachel Romano Over 100 children from the Trenton, NJ area explored the arts this summer at Trenton’s three UrbanPromise summer camps thanks to a donation of four artist residencies from Bucks County Artists in Residence (Bucks AIR). The residencies included bookmaking with Gabrielle Kanter, an interactive folk music […]

Newtown Township artist teaches clay sculpture to Trenton kids

Bucks County Herald Times By Chris English Staff Writer Newtown Township resident and Bucks Artists in Residence member Jayne Puccio took her talents over to Trenton on Wednesday morning, much to the delight of 33 children gathered at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church. With her 14-year-old daughter Natalie assisting, Puccio taught a class in clay sculpture […]

Sol Feinstone Elementary Dedicates New Mural

As seen in the Bucks County Courier Times 6/10/15 Posted: Thursday, June 11, 2015 6:45 pm By Chris English Staff Writer George Washington, Albert Einstein and The Beatles just took up residence in the library at Council Rock’s Sol Feinstone Elementary School. Not really, but those famous people and many others depicted in a giant mural […]

AIR donates Mosaic Mural to Gregory School in Trenton, NJ

Thanks to AIR, a new mosaic mural brightens the cafeteria of Gregory Elementary.  Each student created a small piece of the whole.  AIR artists Terri Herring and Amy Winston worked with art teacher, Tracy Devlin, and the entire student body.  Students had the fun experience of working with clay to sculpt a unique tile and later glaze […]

Hillcrest students ‘Reach for the Stars’ with new mural

Northampton Herald Article 5/29/15 by June Portnoy Every student, teacher and staff member at Hillcrest Elementary School created and contributed a ceramic tile to a mural displaying the theme, “Reach for the Stars,” completed April 24th to commemorate the school’s 25th anniversary celebration. Art teacher, Mr. Michael Catalano, initiated the school-wide project in October, drawing […]

AIR donates mural to Jefferson Elementary in Trenton, NJ

AIR artist, Karina Raude, has completed a magnificent custom mural at Jefferson Elementary in Trenton, NJ.  The mural was funded by AIR with no cost to the school.  The mural explores the concept “What I want to be When I grow Up.” Students each painted a section depicting themselves as grown-up.

Town’s story told in mosaic tile mural filling Lambertville School wall

By Renée Kiriluk-Hill | For NJ.com LAMBERTVILLE — Until this week a sturdy, but forgettable brick wall marked the interior entrance to Lambertville School’s all-purpose room. Now the wall is a 180-square-foot, dimensional tile mosaic mural depicting the city, from a crossing guard and pizza delivery man to people and animals on the towpath and […]

AIR to donate five projects to Trenton Schools

AIR to donate five projects to Trenton Schools

Spring 2014 AIR is proud to be donating five projects to the following schools in the Trenton area: Wilson Elementary School- Ladybug paper mache project with AIR artist Jayne Puccio Foundation Academy – Art of Book Making with AIR artist Gabrielle Kanter Monument Elementary School- Mosaic Mural with AIR artists Terri Herring & Amy Winston […]

AIR donates mosaic mural to Snyder-Girotti School

Fall 2013 AIR funded a mosaic mural project at the Snyder-Girotti Elementary School in Bristol, PA.  The kindergarten, 1st, 2nd and 8th grades participated.  Each student sculpted a hand-made clay tile that was incorporated into an underwater scene.  The mural covers the four walls of the entrance rotunda.  Funding for the project was made possible […]