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Gail Bartel
Works at self employed artist, provide artist in residence programs to schools in and around Calgary AB.
Attended University of Calgary
Lives in Calgary,AB
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My Favourite School Supplies
The best thing about going back to school is stocking up on supplies.  Everything is on sale! I get several requests for advice on supplies.  Now I am no expert and this post is not sponsored by any supplier.  It's just what I find works for me. I work with...
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Hi Anastasia,
Not yet but I'm working on it. I'll let you know when it's up and running.
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Stencilling and Stencil Craft by Margaret Peot
I thought I'd take our moose from Monday and do a stencil project. It also goes nicely with this week's giveaway. This is Margaret Peot's new book, Stencil Craft. For those of you new to stencilling it covers everything you need to know.... and for those of...
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another great project for me to try in the fall. Thanks
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Mini Gardens with Students
As promised here are a few tips on how I create my fairy or mini  gardens both at home and at school. Here is latest mini garden I created with my son for a teacher gift in June. Here are some mini gardens I did with Grade 4 in May. There are a few differen...
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Guest Post
Hi everyone, I'm guest posting today over at Skip to my Lou I'm keeping up with my shorebird theme.  Head over there to find out how to make papier mache version. See you there. Gail
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Giveaway Winners
The 3 winners of the adult colouring are: Carolynn , who left a comment on this blog I love the Dad clay portraits. Kids do amazing things with great teaching! Keep up the great work! Carolynn if you could email your mailing address to me at: thatartistwoma...
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Grade 2 Inchies
This is a recent inchie project I did with Grade 2.  It relates to the social studies curriculum where they learn about: - the Arctic            - the Acadians            - the Ukraine Inchie projects are so adaptable. I use them constantly and they are alw...
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Giveaway Winner
Hope everyone is having a great weekend. Just popped in to announce the winner of "Stencil Craft" by Margaret Peot. The winner is Beth Arnott.  Congrats Beth and thanks everyone for entering. There will be another giveaway next week and more art projects......
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'Moose in the Wild' Art Project
This is ' Moose in the Wild' a new project that uses a variety of painting techniques.  As one of our iconic wild animals, most Canadians have seen a moose in the wild at some point.  For those of you in Newfoundland it's probably a daily occurrence! This o...
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Fairy Garden Book Giveaway
Wow, I blink and more than half the summer disappears.  What about all the work I was going to do.....well I guess that means it's been a good vacation. I was asked by my friends at Skyhorse Publishing to review these books.  I love miniature gardens so  of...
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Shorebirds
Summertime for me is spending time by the water. Whether at the cabin by the lake, visiting the coast or even just having time to walk by the river here in the city. As a bird lover I'm immediately drawn to my feathered friends.  Sketching birds in plein ai...
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Book Giveaway and Student Work
The end of the school year is finally upon us. I have been finishing my last residencies as well as an onslaught of Father's Day workshops.  Here is just a small sampling of some of the student work over the last few weeks. Here are some DAD clay portraits ...
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Mother's Day Block
In my current residency I have been working on these mixed media blocks for Mother's Day. We used Model Magic to add a nice 3D element to them. On my sample I wrapped the painting around the sides and back.  At school we only had time for the sides. Here is...
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  • University of Calgary
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Art educator and consultant, author of the "that artist woman" blog
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  • self employed artist, provide artist in residence programs to schools in and around Calgary AB.
    1997 - present
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