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Mrs. Warner from Gaithersburg MD is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Ceramic Glazes for Awesome Artists

Help me give my students the opportunity to experience more authentic ways to glaze their ceramic art.

  • $702 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

I am lucky enough to get to teach art to six hundred and fifty awesome artists. The students from our school come from all different backgrounds with many different languages being represented.

This diversity makes our school so special and the art room thrives with creativity.

A majority of our students receive free or reduced-price lunch, some face homelessness, and others live with guardians besides their parents. Our little artists deserve the opportunity to experience mediums that they would normally not get to work with.

My Project

Using underglazes before the student work goes into the kiln is a huge advantage. Being able to have the students working with underglazes will not only be an authentic learning experience, it will also help with the rotation of the kiln. With 650 students and only one small kiln, it is challenging when it is time for clay in the art room.

Having the opportunity to work with the requested Underglaze and special Crystaltex Glaze would be a joyful material for our students to create with.

They will be able to add vibrant color glazes & add precision details before and after bisque firing.

Allowing students to create with these underglaze and Crystaltex Glazes will be a luxury we would normally not be able to afford.

Mrs. Warner
Grades 3-5
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
30457-1129-Speedball Ceramic Underglaze - Set of 12, 16 oz • Blick Art Materials $121.99 2 $243.98
30407-1004-Amaco Crystaltex Glazes Set No. 4 - Class Pack of 12, Pint • Blick Art Materials $197.28 1 $197.28
30438-0069-Amaco Underglaze Decorating Pencils - Set of 6, Assorted • Blick Art Materials $52.82 1 $52.82
30407-4926-Amaco Crystaltex Glaze - Snow Fire, Pint • Blick Art Materials $16.60 1 $16.60
36967-1003-Xiem Precision Applicator Set - 3 oz Bulb • Blick Art Materials $15.96 1 $15.96

Materials cost

$526.64

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$31.60

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.90

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$596.14

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$105.20

Total project goal

$701.34

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$701.34

7 Donors

-$298.27

Donations toward project cost

-$253.98

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$44.29

Matching donations from our partners

-$402.54

Match offers toward project cost

-$342.16

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$60.38

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.53

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$0.00

Our team works hard to negotiate the best pricing and selections available.

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