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Adjoa Burrowes
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Multi-media visual artist, educator and author
Multi-media visual artist, educator and author

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Putting Bee Banners Together
Adding the flowers, bees, sun and trees that the students created.
Putting Bee Banners Together
Putting Bee Banners Together
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Building the Bee Banner
Students collages tissue square for the banner grass Students paste paper sheets to use for flowers Paste paper flowers for the Bee Banner
Building the Bee Banner
Building the Bee Banner
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Bee Banner Teamwork
Students at Seaton created paste paper flowers to add to the Bee Banners Working in a team to create the hexagon honeycomb
Bee Banner Teamwork
Bee Banner Teamwork
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My ten week art and writing residency at Ludlow Taylor elementary school ended today with a gallery walk of student artist books created during the residency. Each book housed picture stories and written narratives. During the residency, kindergarten studen...
Making Art: Touching Lives
Making Art: Touching Lives
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Anacostia Lantern Walk
Adjoa leading workshop                    Photo by Mike Briscoe The Lantern Walk was inspired by the story of African American families who built their homes in the historic Barry Farm / Hillsdale neighborhoods in Anacostia by candlelight after returning ho...
Anacostia Lantern Walk
Anacostia Lantern Walk
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Step by Step Collage portrait
Before 3rd grade students start their cut-paper collage portraits I show them an exemplar to demonstrate the steps.
Step by Step Collage portrait
Step by Step Collage portrait
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Constructing Flag Star Books
As the Kennedy Center residency comes to a close, 5th graders construct a flag book illustrated with drawings from the zodiac constellation. 
Constructing Flag Star Books
Constructing Flag Star Books
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It's In The Stars: Our Personal Constellation
My personal constellation star book Students writing their star stories My 5th grade students in a S.W. DC school are finishing up their accordion books during my Kennedy Center bookmaking residency this fall. In ten sessions I led students in creating thei...
It's In The Stars: Our Personal Constellation
It's In The Stars: Our Personal Constellation
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Self-Advocacy & the Arts Training
I had an opportunity to train with   Master teaching artists Erica Rooney and Nancy Volante from Everyday Arts in Special Education (NYC). They led teaching artists in training  on arts activities that promote self-advocacy skills for high-school students w...
Self-Advocacy & the Arts Training
Self-Advocacy & the Arts Training
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