Artist/Mentor Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$50
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Rebecca Eckdahl
Recipient Type
Individual
Status
Completed
Start Date
June 2012
End Date
June 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Beltrami
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Education

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$50
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Rebecca Eckdahl, Trek North student from Blackduck, was awarded $600 to mentor with visual artist Terry Honstead of Bemidji, to improve her shading and technical skills with a range of surfaces and materials and increase her ability to express emotion in her drawing and painting.To measure whether she has achieved her outcomes in improving her shading and technical skills with a range of surfaces and materials and to increase her ability to effectively convey emotion in her drawing and painting, the studentÆs mentor and art teacher will offer a critique and comparative evaluation of the studentÆs work before the mentorship and after.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Student achieved her intended outcomes of improving her shading technique to create depth and expressing emotion in her images through the heaviness of a line, use of color, and shape. Together with her mentor she also worked on proportionality and accomp

Description of Funds
Project Overview
Visual Art Mentorship for Rebecca Eckdahl
Project Details
Funds will assist Rebecca Eckdahl in mentoring with visual artist Terry Honstead to improve her technical skills and increase her ability to express emotion in her drawing and painting.
Project Manager
First Name
Rebecca
Last Name
Eckdahl
Organization Name
Rebecca Eckdahl
State
MN
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Deane Johnson; Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Arts Advocate; Kathy Gustafson; Visual Artist, Sculptor, Artist Career Counselor; Patt Rall; Arts Columnist, Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Visual Artist; Diana McLain; Photographer, Visual Artist, Arts Advocate; Malotte Backer; Visual Artist, Arts Advocate; Steve Ballard; Visual Artist, Art Teacher, Arts Advocate; Steve Prenevost; Arts Appreciator, Arts Advocate; Nancy Cole; Musician, Theatrical Artist, Dance Performer; Lois Schaedler; Visual Artist; Filmmaker, Photographer, Craft Artist; Leah Prussia; Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Craft Artist;
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Patt Rall; Arts Columnist, Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Visual Artist; Steve Prenevost; Arts Appreciator, Arts Advocate; Al Belleveau; Artist Mentor, Sculptor, Theatrical Artist, Arts Advocate;
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No