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Ms. Powell from San Antonio TX is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

A Very Special Art Exhibit

Help me give my students canvases and brushes to create art for a special museum exhibit.

  • $206 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are a neighborhood school in the middle of our city's art district. I am so excited to be the very first art teacher at our school! As I am in the process of setting up our new art room, I have been using my creativity to create a lot of art opportunities with a small amount of resources.

My students are fearless explorers of their creativity.

Our choice-based art classroom is a space where they can take risks and try new things. Students respond to art challenges by choosing the art supplies and subject for their artwork.

My Project

Our school has a long-standing partnership with the San Antonio Museum of Art. Every student at our school, Pre-K through 5th grade, gets to visit the museum each year and make a special piece of artwork inspired by their visit.

We have been invited to install a school-wide art display at the museum this year!

Our students will be creating artwork inspired by the museum's exhibit "Capturing the Moment: Photographs from the Marie Brenner and Ernest Pomerantz Collection." This collection of artwork deals with themes of war, conflict and rural/urban landscapes. After learning about the history surrounding these photographs, our students will create their own painting as a response.

I am so excited for our students to get to see their artwork hanging in the San Antonio Museum of Art. I want every single artist at our school to have their artwork included. These small canvases mean that each child will be represented in our display. And a new set of brushes will give them the confidence to create incredible art for this exciting opportunity!

Ms. Powell
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
07015-1044-Blick Economy Canvas Panels - 4" x 4", Class Pack of 24 • Blick Art Materials $3.40 20 $68.00
06276-1019-Royal & Langnickel Classroom Assortment - Round/Flat, Golden Taklon, Set of 120 • Blick Art Materials $64.76 1 $64.76

Materials cost

$132.76

Vendor shipping charges

$9.95

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.99

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$174.70

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$30.83

Total project goal

$205.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$205.53

2 Donors

-$205.53

Donations toward project cost

-$174.70

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$30.83

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$0.00

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