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Mrs. Malan from Pleasant Hill CA is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Replacement Paint Markers

Help me give my students replacement paint markers. We are completely out and need to replenish our supply quickly.

  • $176 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

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My Students

My art students are a highly diverse group of individuals, ranging from very advanced to severely handicapped. The students also range in socioeconomic levels from the very privileged to extreme basic needs. In my classroom, the students work very hard to master to the best of their abilities the art of painting, sculpting and drawing. They love to learn about art, art history and to practice new techniques. Some of my students cannot afford art supplies at home, and do not have access to a fine art education outside of school.

My Project

My students require a variety of mediums to be able to meet their California State Standards for Visual Arts. Please help us to replace our empty paint marker bin. We need paint markers to be able to add color to surfaces such as wood, ceramic bisque, metal and plastic. The paint markers also help students who lack the fine motor skills to do small detail work with brushes. We have a Claes Oldenburg sculpture project coming up, where students need to create sculptures of food. This is going to involve a lot of creativity, and fine detail painting. Please help my students to be successful in making realistic food sculptures.

Mrs. Malan
Grades 6-8
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
21397-1019 - Sharpie Waterbased Paint Marker Set - Assorted, Fine Point, Set of 5 • Blick Art Materials $13.68 2 $27.36
21397-3005 - Sharpie Waterbased Paint Marker Set - Pastels, Extra-Fine Point, Set of 5 • Blick Art Materials $12.41 2 $24.82
21397-1103 - Sharpie Waterbased Paint Marker Set - Dark Glitter, Extra-Fine Point, Set of 3 • Blick Art Materials $9.00 2 $18.00
21397-1022 - Sharpie Poster Paint Marker - White, Extra Bold Point • Blick Art Materials $6.97 2 $13.94
22100-0059 - Sharpie Oil-Based Paint Marker Set - Assorted, Medium Point, Set of 5 • Blick Art Materials $11.83 1 $11.83
21397-1021 - Sharpie Poster Paint Marker - White, Medium Point • Blick Art Materials $3.31 2 $6.62
22100-1019 - Sharpie Oil-Based Paint Marker - White, Medium Point, Pack of 25 • Blick Art Materials $5.08 1 $5.08

Materials cost

$107.65

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$9.85

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.61

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$149.11

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$26.31

Total project goal

$175.42

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$175.42

4 Donors

-$170.11

Donations toward project cost

-$149.11

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$21.00

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$5.31

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$0.00

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