With all the challenges Arts for Learning has faced in the past year, there’s one very positive side effect—thanks to virtual programming, our roster has expanded to include vibrant and culturally diverse artists who live in other parts of the United States. We’re especially excited about Chicago-based artist Karim Nagi joining our team. Karim is […]
Louise Dawkins has spent over 20 years teaching art at Norfolk Public Schools. In her professional art career, she is skilled in 14 visual art forms including, weaving, painting, collage and mixed media, to name just a few. When not inspiring students as a teaching artist for YAV she is an esteemed presenter at The Hermitage in Norfolk. Louise recently completed the pilot seasons of the YAV Military Child Initiative Residency at both Shelton Park and White Oaks elementary schools in Virginia Beach.