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Mrs. Lemvo from Los Angeles CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Figures in Motion Sculptures!

Help me give my students basic sculpture supplies of tape, wire and glue to let their creativity flow in art class.

  • $665 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are motivated aspiring artists. These young artists are eager to reach their full potential, but have a variety of obstacles in their way. The economic barrier which many of my students face is mainly low-income with over 70% qualifying for free or reduced lunch, thus making us a Title I school. I have a diverse group of students that come from all over Los Angeles County. These are hardworking students who are ambitious to grow academically and artistically. Our school has a dual mission to educate students in both academic subjects and the arts. They are college bound students who leave prepared for college and careers.

My Project

Students will be creating figure in motion sculptures in my Design class. This class is to prepare the students for taking AP (advanced placement) in the future.

These materials are basic ones, like tape, wire and glue, showing them that there is a lot of possibility in wire and casting material!

We have a never ending need for these materials, because they just don't last. These resources go so fast in my classroom! Students will be learning to paint through exercises, and also by working on their own artworks. These materials are necessary to learn to master creating 3D projects. Having enough paint, and other art supplies is a continual challenge for our busy art studio.

Mrs. Lemvo
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
33505-1020 - Plastr Craft II - 20 lb Pkg • Blick Art Materials $58.54 2 $117.08
02916-1308 - Plaid Mod Podge - Matte Finish, Half Gallon • Blick Art Materials $18.88 4 $75.52
24149-1001 - Blick Masking Tape - White, 1" x 60 yds • Blick Art Materials $2.67 25 $66.75
63845-2024 - Beadalon Artistic Wire Aluminum Craft Wire - Black, 18 Gauge, 12 ft • Blick Art Materials $2.79 20 $55.80
32925-0100 - Replacement Sponge for Sponge Holder • Blick Art Materials $0.92 40 $36.80
32902-1001 - Oval Poly Sponge - 6" x 4" x 2 1/2" • Blick Art Materials $1.75 20 $35.00
03170-1003 - Smooth Foam Crafters Foam - Ball, Pkg of 6, 3" Dia • Blick Art Materials $3.44 10 $34.40
30276-1203 - Xiem Pro-Sponge - Smooth Texture • Blick Art Materials $3.16 10 $31.60
23885-1003 - Elmers Super Fast Epoxy - 1 oz • Blick Art Materials $4.45 4 $17.80
34916-1403 - 3M Production Sandpaper - Medium, Grit 80-D, 10 Sheets • Blick Art Materials $6.28 2 $12.56

Materials cost

$483.31

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$44.22

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.25

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$564.78

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$99.67

Total project goal

$664.45

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$664.45

5 Donors

-$333.00

Donations toward project cost

-$283.05

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.95

match offer

-$331.45

Match offer toward project cost

-$281.73

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$49.72

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$0.00

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