Artist/Mentor Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$550
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Nina Lubarski
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
$550
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Justice Deeter, Trek North student of Bemidji, was awarded $600 to mentor with visual artist Nina Lubarski, also of Bemidji, to explore new drawing techniques, learn to show positive and negative space, and experiment with a variety of surfaces and materials.To measure whether she has achieved her outcomes in exploring new drawing techniques, learning to more effectively convey positive and negative space, and learn to use a variety of surfaces and materials, the studentÆs art teacher will offer a critique and comparative evaluation of the studentÆs work before the mentorship and after.

Measurable Outcome(s)

The feedback from the student’s mentor indicated an increase in the student’s overall skill level in work with a range of new mediums. A focus on moving from sketches into stencils helped the student more effectively convey positive and negative space in

Description of Funds
Project Overview
Mentorship of Justice Deeter
Project Details
Funds will assist Justice Deeter in mentoring with visual artist Nina Lubarski to explore new drawing techniques, learn to show positive and negative space, and experiment with a variety of surfaces and materials.
Project Manager
First Name
Nina
Last Name
Lubarski
Organization Name
Nina Lubarski
State
MN
Phone
Email
nlubarski@bemidji.k12.mn.us
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