We’re asking our Big Artists five quick questions to find out how they feel about mentoring Little Artists.
Next up: Sara Senseman of Cargo Collective
How long have you been a Big Artist?
This is my first year being a Big Artist.
What is your favorite thing about the program?
I love seeing my little artist improve. It's amazing how much someone can improve on a...more
By Lisa Wyatt Roe
Think about it: Why would busy professional artists invest the time to go to an art classroom or open their studios for a child they don’t know? And where do they even start if they’ve never been a mentor?
Big Artist Michael Sieben is pretty much the definition of “busy.” As an artist, writer, and skateboard designer, he’s built a creative career over the past 20 years with an impressive amount of...more
Please join us for a family-friendly opening reception to kick off the Little Artist BIG ARTIST Spring Art Show. Fifth- and sixth-grade Little Artists from four East Austin schools and their Big Artist mentors will be exhibiting screenprints, linocut prints, upcycled clothing, bags, collages, jewelry, furniture, drawings, and handmade vegan soap. We’ll also have live music from the Maplewood Ukulele Choir, the Allison Dragon Choir, and the...more