Posts tagged "Pinterest board"
Pages to Projects: Food and Art

Pages to Projects: Food and Art

Our good friend Rebecca Dunn is back on the Library as Incubator Project with another great post in her popular Pages to Projects series! She shares how to incorporate elements of art education and appreciation into storytime; if you’ve been inspired by Rebecca’s projects or have used her storytime plans at your library, share your experience in the comments!~Erinn...
National Craft Month: Peel Away Book Quote Art

National Craft Month: Peel Away Book Quote Art

by Erinn Batykefer Whew!  National Craft Month is drawing to a close, and I’m a little sad, frankly.  As I said in my last post about Story Terrariums, I’ve really enjoyed test-driving craft ideas for this year’s Beneath the Surface theme for the Teen Summer Reading Program– there are just SO MANY good YA books...
March is National Craft Month!

March is National Craft Month!

Welcome to March!  We’re delighted to partner once again with our friend Karen Jensen, the genius behind Teen Librarian Toolbox, for National Craft Month.  Throughout March, we will be test-driving craft projects that riff on this year’s Teen Summer Reading Program, “Beneath the Surface.” Tune into the Library as Incubator Project and Teen Librarian Toolbox every Friday in...
Out of the Archives: WPA Poster Collections

Out of the Archives: WPA Poster Collections

This post was originally published on February 12, 2012. I love posters. I imagine my project colleagues and many of you feel the same. But I don’t actually know a ton about the history of poster design as an art form. That’s why I was so pleased to find Posters for the People, a very...
Pages to Projects: Winter Fun

Pages to Projects: Winter Fun

Our good friend Rebecca Dunn is back on the Library as Incubator Project blog with another great post in her popular Pages to Projects series! She shares how to incorporate elements of art education and appreciation into storytime; if you’ve been inspired by Rebecca’s projects or have used her storytime plans at your library, share your experience in the...
New on Pinterest: Books for Quilters

New on Pinterest: Books for Quilters

This past fall, we put a call out for library-incubated quilters, and it proved one of the most successful calls we’ve ever done! We heard from tons of librarians who are quilters, and from libraries around the country that host quilting groups, show quilts in gallery spaces, and hold charity quilt auctions to support their...
Pages to Projects: Introducing Fine Art Through Story

Pages to Projects: Introducing Fine Art Through Story

We’re delighted to welcome Rebecca Dunn back to the Library as Incubator Project blog for the third installment of the Pages to Projects series in which she shares how to incorporate elements of art education and appreciation into that most time-honored library tradition– Storytime!  ~Erinn Pages to Projects: Introducing Fine Art Through Story By Rebecca Dunn A picture...
Pages to Projects:  Taking Art for a Spin

Pages to Projects: Taking Art for a Spin

We’re delighted to welcome Rebecca Z. Dunn back to the Library as Incubator Project blog for the second installment of the Pages to Projects series in which she shares how to incorporate elements of art education and appreciation into that most time-honored library tradition– Storytime!  We featured Rebecca’s PoeTree Installation for National Poetry Month, and we’re excited to share...
NaNoWriMo: Using Pinterest to manage your "stuff"

NaNoWriMo: Using Pinterest to manage your “stuff”

by Laura Damon-Moore Join the Library as Incubator Project as we help you hack National Novel Writing Month! Even if you’re not joining the ranks of the Wrimos this November, we hope our series on writing and libraries will help inspire you – or at least help you get organized. You’re getting your creative inspiration...
Pages to Projects: Outside the Box

Pages to Projects: Outside the Box

We’re delighted to welcome Rebecca Z. Dunn back to the Library as Incubator Project blog for a guest series about how to incorporate elements of art education and appreciation into that most time-honored library tradition– Storytime!  We featured Rebecca’s PoeTree Installation for National Poetry Month, and we’re excited to share more of her fun and...
Linkubator Sunday Roundup | Week of August 27 - September 2

Linkubator Sunday Roundup | Week of August 27 – September 2

This week on the site: Another update from this library makerspace project– includes a video of the makerspace build! Westport Library Makerspace: Power tool practice Learn how this resource library helps to support and increase awareness for public art: Featuring: Forecast Public Art & the FPA Resource Library Sniff!  We’ll miss Brandon Monokian’s guest blogs on the...
Linkubator Sunday Round-up | Week of August 13-19

Linkubator Sunday Round-up | Week of August 13-19

Happy Sunday, readers! It was another lively week at the Library as Incubator Project, with lots of site updates and great conversations on Twitter and Facebook. In case you missed some of the new stories on the site, here’s a quick list to get you caught up: Pop-Up programming…in the library | Using the example...