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Mrs. F. from Bridgeport CT is requesting Art Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Wonderful Colorful Underglazes

Help me give my students some great underglaze colors to use for painting and creating colorful designs on their ceramic pieces.

  • $168 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

We are an urban high school where there is a lack of necessary materials and resources for our students to thrive. Our neighborhood is high poverty and we are considered to be one of the most challenging schools in our area. I have taught here for 17 years and enjoy the creative spirit of my students.

Over the years, I have had the pleasure of seeing my students discover talents they never knew they had.

I strive to expose them to as many diversified artistic experiences as I can.

My Project

The students enjoy using underglaze because the colors are solid and brilliant. They are used like paint and enable students to see the true colors of their finished product.

We have just used up the last of our underglaze supply and the students are asking for more.

Using them to paint on plates and to make patterns on pottery has been a fun part of the class. The students are very productive and are looking forward to learning more skills and continuing exploring with clay and different decorating techniques. Having the underglaze will help them continue to build on what they have learned so far this year.

Mrs. F.
Grades 9-12
More than half of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
UNDERGLAZE SPEEDBALL DLX 16OZ SET OF 12 • School Specialty $100.81 1 $100.81

Materials cost

$100.81

Vendor shipping charges

$10.08

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.51

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$142.40

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$25.13

Total project goal

$167.53

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$167.53

1 Donor

-$167.53

Donations toward project cost

-$142.40

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$25.13

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$0.00

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