Nancy Proett has an extensive background in experiential integrated arts education, teaching cultural art and techniques to students of all ages.  A Nebraska Arts Council Teaching Artist, Nancy's past RR projects include making custom jewelry, hosting Native American cultural immersion, mask and paper making, painting furniture and creating cornhusk dolls. Visit the Boutique to purchase handmade crafts from Nancy.

Subjects

Cultural Art Techniques

Fabric Arts – Dying and Sewing

Costuming & Puppetry

Felting

Paper Making

Theatre Camp –  Costume Arts

Nancy's Cultural Curriculum

African Cultural Art

  • Mask Making, Mudcloth, Constructing Instruments, Symbols

Native American Cultural Art

  • Kachinas , Sandpainting, Printing,

Japanese Cultural Art

  • Kanji Scrolls, Kimono Girl, Origami, Paper Lanterns, Koi Flags

Indian Cultural Art

  • Tibetan Prayer Flags, batiking

Mexican Cultural Art

  • Diorama,, Dia de los Muertos, Sugar Skulls, Paper-Mache

Teaching the Arts

 

Cultural Immersion and Art Classes

 

1. Length of Program: Morning Program, Half Day, Whole Day, Weekend, Week of Camp

 

2. Format of Program: Open Workshop, Camp, Private Lessons, Group Lessons, Art Parties

3. Age Ranges:  Parent & Toddler, 5 – 7 , 8 – 11 , 12 - 15, 16 – 18, Adults

 

4. Subjects: Read Options & Artist Offerings Below :) 

 

5. Other Programming Requests:     [Optional]

Aaron Proett worked for many years at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles as an educator and performer. He teaches students art techniques, cultural appreciation, and much more.

 

Subjects

African Drumming

Printing

Woodburning

Theatre Camp – Acting & Movement

Shelby Knott is a photographer, graphic designer and painter who loves to illustrate whimsical and magical subject matter. She teaches watercolors, oil painting, and mixed media projects.

Subjects

Photography

Watercolor

Drawing

Comic Book Art

Graphic Design/Digital Art

Theatre Camp – Directing, Props & Painting

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