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Ms. Wallace from San Jose CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Acrylic Canvas Painting

My students need canvas, brushes and quality paint to create their high quality work of art!

  • $907 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Sylvandale Middle School is a Title 1 school Located in southeat San Jose, CA. We serve approximately 760 7th and 8th grade students. 75% of our student population is Latino and 20 % Asian (primarily Vietnamese). We have a strong elective department where students have the opportunity to choose one of four electives (art, music, coooking, or computer science) to focus on for the entire school year.

I would like to order canvases for my 8th grade advanced art class.

They all have highly developed skills and are committed to their creative process. They are very excited to experiment with different materials and would be thrilled to have the opportunity to create a painting on a real canvas!

My Project

The young artists in my class are SO excited by the possibility of creating a painting on canvas. I have a very low budget for materials and can only afford to stock my classroom with the very basic materials. My hard working and talented students will gain experience working with these high quality materials.

With these materials students will have the opportunity to create a painting of their choosing.

They will research and plan for their work of art online and will explore how other artist use acrylic paint. They will submit a detailed sketch of their idea before their final design is painted on the canvas.

Ms. Wallace
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
07167-2024-Blick Academic 5/8" Profile Cotton Canvas - 20" x 24", Pkg of 2 • Blick Art Materials $16.76 16 $268.16
00673-0129-Chromacryl Acrylic Essentials - Set of 12 colors, Pints • Blick Art Materials $61.88 3 $185.64
05127-5144-Bristle Brush Tub Set - Round, Set of 144 • Blick Art Materials $89.82 1 $89.82
05129-9120-Dynasty Fine Camel Hair Brush Set - Canister of 120 • Blick Art Materials $69.88 1 $69.88

Materials cost

$613.50

Vendor shipping charges

$61.35

State sales tax

$56.14

3rd party payment processing fee

$9.20

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$770.19

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$135.92

Total project goal

$906.11

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$906.11

8 Donors

-$906.11

Donations toward project cost

-$770.19

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$135.92

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$0.00

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