The Art of Sam
Samantha Letourneau is an Artist and Expressive Arts Facilitator
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I got this class idea from what I learned in school. I incorporated expressive movement and drawing skills. First, we listened to classical music, as we started to move our hands and arms as if we were conducting an orchestra.  I then invited them to start conducting with other body parts; elbows, hips, head, knees, […]

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Well, with all the snow we’ve been having, might as well express it in a snow globe, right? Here are some examples of what people made:

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Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!  For a Thanksgiving project, we made this Thanks and Giving Tree.  We wrote what we were thankful for on colored leaves, and decorated them.  We then hung them on our tree.  At the base of the tree was a gift from the tree; candy!  Of course we listened to some old time […]

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Hey hey…here are some pics of me and my graduating class from Salve Regina University…woo hoo!  What a fun, awesome experience with some wonderful, talented people.  (Scroll down)                            

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Today we did a project with nature that incorporated our senses.  We all sat outside at a picnic table in nature, and this poem was read: Beauty of Nature Poem by Heidi Campbell Upon a nice mid-spring day, Let’s take a look at Nature’s way, Breathe the scent of nice fresh air, Feel the breeze […]

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What a fun Halloween project…expressive skeletons!  No need to be afraid, it was spooktacular fun! Here are some that were made:

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Here is the official Certificate I received recently for completing the Expressive Arts Program at Salve Regina University… YAY!!   Also, here are some pics of a recent expressive art project. It’s called “Weave of Tapestry.” Students made impressions on three strips of register tape about a yard long; one of their name, another of […]

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Hi everybody! School has been going great, and myself and my partner Paul have launched our first exciting expressive art class with…expressive cupcakes!  Sounds fun, right?  Well it was!  People were able to choose from many different colors of cupcakes and frosting, and a whole bunch of candy toppings to creatively express themselves in the […]

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Hey everyone, I wanted to announce that I am going to Salve Regina University this Spring and Summer to become an Art Expression Facilitator. I have been doing group art projects for a while now, and it just seemed natural for this adventure to happen. I’ve been collaborating with another Art Expression Facilitator, Jennifer, who […]