All children are artists.
The problem is how to remain an artist
once he grows up.- Pablo Picasso
To see we must forget the name
of the thing we are looking at. - Claude Monet
Afew things students can learn from art education:
- The arts teach kids to be more tolerant and open.
- The arts allow kids to express themselves creatively.
- The arts promote individuality, bolster self-confidence, and improve overall academic performance.
- The arts can help troubled youth, providing an alternative to delinquent behavior and truancy while providing an improved attitude towards school.
(Taken from http://www.americansforthearts.org/public_awareness/)
I cannot do without something
greater than I, something that is
my life -- the power to create.- Vincent van Gogh