Artist/Mentor Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$550
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Malisa VanMaasdam
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)

Kailey Babcock, Trek North student from Bemidji, was awarded $600 to mentor with visual artist Malisa VanMaasdam, also of Bemidji, to refine her drawing skills, expand her subject matter, broaden her skills in painting, and organize a show.To measure whether she has achieved her first three outcomes, the studentÆs teacher will offer a critique and comparative evaluation of the studentÆs work before the mentorship and after. A visitor survey and mentor and student evaluation will measure the success of the art show.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Evaluation from the student’s mentor indicated each of the student goals were reached: to refine drawing skills, broaden painting skills and subjects, and to work on a deadline and have a final show. The student mentioned that her mentor’s insight and ins

Description of Funds
Project Overview
Mentorship of Kailey Babcock
Project Details
Funds will assist Kailey Babcock in mentoring with visual artist Malisa VanMaasdam to refine her drawing skills, expand her subject matter, and broaden her skills painting.
Project Manager
First Name
Malisa
Last Name
VanMaasdam
Organization Name
Malisa VanMaasdam
State
MN
Phone
(218) 234-8595
Email
malisa.vanmaasdam@gmail.com
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