6 Skills Art Teachers Gained This Past Year and 14 Ideas to Try

The pandemic has taken educators on a wild ride since the spring of the 2019–2020 school year. Distance learning was hard on art teachers and classes who thrive with hands-on, messy work. We suddenly had to figure out a web-based way to deliver instruction without adequate preparation. Then came the challenge of nurturing relationships and … Read more

Best Quilting Books for Learning and Refining Skills – ARTnews.com

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, ARTnews may receive an affiliate commission. Whether you are looking for inspiration or instruction, quilting books can guide your design process and help you master new methods. Useful for quilters of all skill levels, these books can offer techniques and … Read more

Best Loom Kits for Learning Weaving Skills – ARTnews.com

Over, under, over, under, over, under. Weaving is a wonderful activity, both meditative and creative. People have been hand-weaving from nearly the dawn of time, creating clothing, baskets, and textiles from various flexible materials. Today weaving is experiencing something of a revival as people are drawn to its calming, rhythmic nature. The craft also yields … Read more