Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Pinwheels for Peace 2016

"Imagine…  millions of pinwheels spinning in the wind – pinwheels in the United States, Great Britain, South America, Australia, the Middle East, Canada,  Africa, Europe and Asia;  pinwheels all over the world! – big pinwheels, small pinwheels;  pinwheels of all  shapes and sizes – colorful pinwheels, decorated with drawings, paintings, collages, photographs  – pinwheels with words of peace and harmony written on them – fields of pinwheels, pinwheels along roadsides, in schoolyards, in parks, pinwheels EVERYWHERE!" 

This is the Pinwheels for Peace project!
Please join us EVERY year on International Day of Peace, September 21st, as we create a visual public statement about peace!

"Whirled Peace" on the Fairhope Alabama Pier

"Whirled Peace" at the University of South Alabama, College of Education

International Dot Day 2016

International Dot Day

2016 Quilt Artists in #EDU301

Celebrate Creativity,
Courage & Collaboration!

"Imagine the power and potential of millions of people around the world connecting, collaborating, creating and celebrating all that creativity inspires and invites." We joined the "growing global community of creativity champions using their talents, gifts and energy to move the world to a better place."

7,018,711 Celebrating in 141 Countries!

Monday, July 11, 2016

USA Arts & Archaeology Day

As a part of the USA Arts & Archaeology Day for the summer program of the Poarch Band of Creek Indian students, future teachers in the College of Education engaged over 100 kindergarteners through sixth-graders in the art and science of Gyotaku.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Michael Albert Inspired Collage

"Albert has been creating ART since his college days at New York University, where he studied business. His art has evolved from doodles and Pen & Ink, to serious wax oil drawings,  to the cubist mosaic Cereal box collages he has become known for. In the past several years he has been creating large scale "Epic" collage works on various themes including historical, biblical, literary, musical, lyrical, botanical, mathematical & geographical....." 

USA College of Education students use his work as inspiration for their own collages. Michael Albert's posters are displayed with student work...