LEAP Teaching Artist Residency at IS 51 on Staten Island, New York

Dec IS 51

The exterior Mural, which was created during a three month session at IS 51 in Port Richmond, Staten Island.  Students from 6th through 8th grades were involved as an after school project initiated by LEAP,  Learning through an Expanded Arts Program.

Design for Mural Concept

Composite IS51R

Starting the project in October 2017, students used a white primer as a base coat on the school facade, facing Watchogue St.  Drawing a grid over the primer made the placement of images easier.

mural sm 2018

IS 51 -2

IS 51 Oct



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