It Starts With the Arts: A high-quality hands-on arts education program for area youth with a focus on innovative art projects and collaborative community painting and music activities.
Specifically, the grant will fund:
(1) Art supplies for museum summer campers to be used during weekly instructor-led high quality arts projects.
(2) Art supplies for the museum's outreach effort at the Jr. League of St. Petersburg's Care Fair event.
(3) Artist fees for 4 hours of community-wide painting experiences at the Jr. League of St. Petersburg's Care Fair event provided by the NOMAD Art Bus.
(4) Artist fees for 3 hours of interactive musical performances at the museum by Giving Tree Music Drum Circle.