Even in these times, it is wonderful to get back to live, in-person teaching! Teaching classes outside at Santa Monica Public Schools, through the CREST Enrichment program, after a span of two years, is exciting and energizing. The students are enthusiastic, helpful and creative, the parents and … [Read more...] about Teaching Artistry Live and In-Person!
"Crafting Memories: An Online Bookmaking Workshop Series is specifically designed by Craft Contemporary and artist Debra Disman for adults over the age of 55. This program is made possible by funding from Aroha Philanthropies and is part of a nationwide campaign to bring thoughtful and specialized … [Read more...] about “CRAFTING MEMORIES”
I have been so honored to participate in AROHA Philanthropies Creative Aging initiative, and to work with with LA's beloved Craft Contemporary museum, Curator of Public Engagment Andres Payan Estrada, and Museum Director, Suzanne Isken. It has been my great joy to teach the AROHA Bookmaking … [Read more...] about Watch AROHA Philanthropies: CREATIVE AGING in Action!
Honored to do this work....here are Teaching Artistry Highlights. … [Read more...] about Teaching Artistry Highlights
I have been honored to serve as Artist in Residence at the Granada Hills Branch Library, supported by the Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs. In concert with the Library Staff I created several online bookmaking workshop presentations, including, below: Learn a colorful technique and … [Read more...] about Learning Online: Making a Rainbow
I have been honored to serve as Artist in Residence at the Granada Hills Branch Library, supported by the Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs. To celebrate our Residency Project, "We Write the Book", I created a tour through our process and projects which you can view in the videos … [Read more...] about Learning Online: “We Write The Book”