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Barnstone Newsletter August 2015

   Uncategorized   August 6, 2015  No Comments

Whats new at Barnstone?  To read our full Newsletter click here.

Annual Report 2014

   Uncategorized   July 30, 2015  No Comments

From our strategic planning process to expanding our curriculum to a full year, Barnstone Art for Kids has been busy!  Check out what else we were up to in 2014.  To read our full Annual Report click here.

Thank you for your Support!

   Uncategorized   June 4, 2015  No Comments

We are excited to announce that we have received a grant from the Chester County Fund for Women and Girls.  Check them out!  They are doing great work throughout Chester County.  Like them on Facebook.

‘Creativity at Work’

   Uncategorized   September 23, 2014  No Comments

Our 2nd annual Mentor art show, Creativity at Work, features work by artists Rhoda Kahler, Kimberly Knorr, Wendy Liss,Tom Ransom & Maryann Worrell.  These extraordinary artists generate the optimistic, healthy expression necessary to encourage children to stretch their limits- emotionally and artistically. Experience art, share the excitement of our new Power…

Community Day October 18th

   Uncategorized   September 18, 2014  No Comments

Come out and support Barnstone Art for Kids at Bikram Yoga Chadds Ford onOctober 18th for Community Day! Join us for some food, kids activities and yoga classes throughout the day! All classes are donation only and will benefit Barnstone!  Check it out! Noon: Kids crafts 3:30pm – Beginners Bikram…

Annual Report 2013

   Uncategorized   August 28, 2014  No Comments

Barnstone Art for Kids evolved from a retail art gallery as it became clear that the real payoff in working with art was captured in the precious moments when art and the human experience converged to bring joy and healing to those in need.  2013 has been a very productive…

Letter from the Executive Director

   Uncategorized   August 7, 2014  No Comments

I am fascinated by the comments children make when their hands are busy creating art. I truly enjoy the opportunity to watch and listen, gaining insight into their individual perspectives. During a program last year, 8 year-old Melanie had enjoyed the jungle collage project immensely and was quite satisfied with…

Oklahoma Tornado Victims

   Uncategorized   July 22, 2014  No Comments

On May 22nd, 2013, Barnstone Art for Kids sent 300 children Crisis Art Kits to tornado victims in Oklahoma.  It is your time and your contributions that allow Barnstone Art for Kids to respond immediately to these situations.  Thank you. You can help people affected by disasters like tornadoes, floods…

We’ve Been Busy!

   Uncategorized   July 16, 2014  No Comments

Although you haven’t heard from us in awhile, Barnstone Art for Kids has undergone huge transformations in order to benefit  youth in our local community for more long-term program.  With the continued success of our one-on-one mentoring, small group mentoring, and classroom programs (among the distribution of crisis kits and…

‘Koins for Kids’ Volunteer Night

   Uncategorized   February 19, 2014  No Comments

Join Barnstone Art for Kids Monday, March 16th at 7pm We are looking for volunteers to help create “Koins for Kids” bottles.  These decoupage bottles are used like piggy banks to collect change to be donated to Barnstone Art for Kids. “Koins for Kids” bottles will be available for patrons at the…