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Monthly Member Highlight: Lisa Bresler

We asked Lisa Bresler, Art Educator at Shelburne Community School and VATA President Elect, "Why Get Involved with VATA?!" "I am a VATA member because I enjoy being part of a group of art educators.…

Monthly Member Highlight: Kim Desjardins

Learn more about VATA Member, Kim Desjardins. We interviewed her about her career and life as an art educator at BFA Fairfax! 1. Where did you grow up and/or how did you know you wanted to become an art…

Vermont Students Create Ornaments for DC Holiday Tree

Congratulations to VATA's very own Rebbie Carleton. Her fifth and sixth grade students were selected to make ornaments for the Vermont tree, which will be one of 56 smaller trees surrounding the National…

Boston or Bust!

Hello VATA colleagues! Attending the 2019 National Conference in Boston? Stay Tuned. VATA will be posting a place to connect with other Vermont Art Educators and Have a Drink on Us! In the Meantime,…

Congressional High School Art Competition Sponsored by Congressman Peter Welch

A message from Congressman Welch’s Office: "Calling all aspiring Vermont high school artists! Would you like to see your masterpiece hanging in the United States Capitol? If so, Friday, March 23rd is the…

Monthly Member Mondays: Barb Crandall

Barb Crandall is our highlighted member this month! She has been an art teacher at JFK Elementary School, Winooksi, VT for over 30 years! Here's her interview. 1. Where did you grow up and/or how did…

Hands-On Acrylic Workshop for Art Teachers- Discount for VATA Members

It pays to become a VATA Member Hands-On Acrylic Workshop for Art Teachers April 17, Tuesday, 10-3 p.m. In the morning, we’ll learn how acrylics can be used as grounds for other media, such as watercolor…

This Saturday, February 3rd, Math Murals with VT Artist Mary Lacey

Math Murals with Mary Lacy Saturday Feb 3rd   10am -1pm Chandler Center For The Arts - Randolph    Get inspired for VATA’s Celebration of Youth Art Month  (YAM) with a  hands on workshop for teachers…

VATA Current Events

   What Is YAM?  YAM is more than a healthy root vegetable….. Youth Art Month is great addition to your sustainable art program Youth Art Month is a celebration of the Visual ARTS that is held each…

Monthly Member Mondays: Leah Hammond

High five to Leah Hammond (on left), our VATA Art Educator of the Month, from Mt. Abe Middle/High School, Bristol, VT. To learn more about her work and connect with her via social media, check out her…