Are you a teacher looking for a cool project for your students or a parent/caregiver or grandparent looking for interesting ideas for at home learning? Stewart Fanning is one of our VALS artists who delivered this project to 22 Grade Six classrooms prior to schools being closed. Stewart has created a project using simple materials that can create a beautiful paper art design. Click the button on the right to download the instructions.
NOTAN is a Japanese design concept involving the play and placement of light and dark elements as they are placed next to each other in the composition of art and imagery.
Visiting Artists in Local Schools (VALS) Gallery in the Grove has been offering the VALS program to Grade Six Sarnia Lambton elementary classrooms for over twenty years. VALS offers six hours of art instruction provided by three different professional artists. The program is designed to meet the requirements of the Ontario Curriculum. In 2016 over 750 students received the VALS program. Space is limited. Sign your classroom up today.
FAQ How much does VALS cost for my classroom? VALS is FREE for your Grade Six classroom. Will we do a split class? Yes we will. We will visit a straight Grade Six or a Grade Five/Six or a Grade Six/Seven.
Who are the Artist Instructors? Gallery in the Grove hires three professional working artists to deliver the VALS program. Our 2019 artist instructors will be: Stewart Fanning, Tracey Lee Tobin & Patti Cook.
How Do I Register my Classroom? The best way to register your classroom is to fill out the form below. Our board members who organize VALS will then be in touch.
Are you a Grade Six or Split Grade Five/Six or Six/Seven Teacher? Would you like more information about the VALS Program or to sign up your class? Please fill out the form and we will respond within 48 hours!