Physical Space

Transform Your Art Room: How to Decorate on a Dime to Foster Artmaking (Ep. 4)

Art teachers spend more awake hours in the art room than at home during the school year. This is one reason why it’s so important to curate a studio space that brings you joy and is visually engaging. Decorating a classroom can be expensive but it doesn’t have to be! Find easy, free, and low-budget ways to spruce up your art room so that you and your students will have a space that is comfortable, enjoyable, and conducive to creating! Don’t miss the next episode, where Renae highlights fresh ways to repurpose everyday items!

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Lindsey McGinnis

Lindsey McGinnis is AOEU’s Media Content Manager and a former high school art educator. She is passionately equipping art teachers to be successful in their classrooms and firmly believes that art is a safe place for students to explore and process the challenging topics and concepts around them.

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