Posts tagged "Teen Librarian’s Toolbox"
3rd Annual IT CAME FROM A BOOK Teen Art Contest (#ICFABArt)

3rd Annual IT CAME FROM A BOOK Teen Art Contest (#ICFABArt)

The Library as Incubator Project is proud to announce the 3rd Annual “It Came From a Book” Teen Art Contest!!! This awesome art contest for teens is in its 3rd year, and we are so excited!  Our amazing partners this year are: Teen Librarian’s Toolbox, EgmontUSA, and Zest Books – this project would not be possible without them! SUBMISSION...
National Poetry Month Crafts with Teen Librarian's Toolbox

National Poetry Month Crafts with Teen Librarian’s Toolbox

We’re excited to welcome our friend Karen Jensen of Teen Librarian’s Toolbox back to the site today to contribute to our National Poetry Month Lineup this year!  This time around, she’s sharing some creative ideas for how to engage teens and tweens with poetry through fun, interactive crafts.  Enjoy! ~Erinn by Karen Jensen Like a...
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...
National Craft Month: Instagram Crafts

National Craft Month: Instagram Crafts

We’re delighted to welcome our friend Karen Jensen, the genius behind Teen Librarian’s Toolbox, to the Library as Incubator Project today to share an excellent “Beneath the Surface” craft for our National Craft Month line-up. Kick-start your Teen Summer Reading Program with us–share your own program plans in the comments, and be sure to visit...
National Craft Month: Story Terrariums

National Craft Month: Story Terrariums

by Erinn Batykefer “Beneath the Surface” is such an evocative theme.  Some of the most captivating YA literature I’ve read in the past few years delves into the idea of everyday reality concealing a mysterious other world–a world that is just barely hidden beneath the surface. Laini Taylor’s Daughter of Smoke and Bone has become...
National Craft Month: Poster Frenzy

National Craft Month: Poster Frenzy

We’re delighted to welcome our friend Karen Jensen, the genius behind Teen Librarian’s Toolbox, to the Library as Incubator Project today to share an excellent “Beneath the Surface” craft for our National Craft Month line-up.  Kick-start your Teen Summer Reading Program with us– share your own program plans in the comments, and be sure to...
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...
#TRWArt Guest Blog: A School Visit with Ilsa J. Bick

#TRWArt Guest Blog: A School Visit with Ilsa J. Bick

The countdown has begun!  There are just THREE DAYS left to enter the It Came From A Book! TRW Art Contest and today, we’re delighted to host a special guest blog by Ilsa J. Bick, EgmontUSA author whose YA titles Ashes and the newly-released Shadows (parts 1 & 2 in the Ashes trilogy) are flying off library, bookstore, and virtual shelves. A School...
#TRWArt Guest Blog: In the kitchen with Myra McEntire

#TRWArt Guest Blog: In the kitchen with Myra McEntire

The countdown has begun!  There are just TEN DAYS left to enter the It Came From A Book! TRW Art Contest and today, we’re delighted to host a special guest blog by Myra McEntire, an Egmont USA author whose first novel, Hourglass, was nominated for YALSA’s 2012 Teens’ Top Ten list!  If you’re looking for literary inspiration for...
IT CAME FROM A BOOK: Teen Read Week™ Art Contest

IT CAME FROM A BOOK: Teen Read Week™ Art Contest

The Library as Incubator Project is proud to announce our partnership with TLT: Teen Librarian’s Toolbox, The Real Fauxtographer, and EgmontUSA.  Together, we’re hosting an epic Teen Read Week™ art contest called It Came From a Book!  The contest begins today, June 21st, and runs through September 30th.  We’re planning to collect a huge online gallery of...