Vermont
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Alexandra Turner

Alexandra Turner is an arts educator with over ten years of experience in a wide variety of settings. Alexandra holds an M.Ed. from Saint Michael’s College, and a B.A. in Studio Arts from Empire State College. Alexandra loves making art with children and adults, and offering opportunities for participants to experience the joy, relaxation, and deep learning that comes through the process of artmaking. Currently, Alexandra is engaged in work that combines arts integration, Universal Design for Learning, mindfulness, and collaboration to develop curriculum that engages as many types of learners as possible. In addition, Alexandra provides professional development opportunities for early childhood and afterschool professionals, as well as teaching artists on the topic of inclusive arts and arts-based literacy. Alexandra was raised in the forests of the Finger Lakes region of New York, and now lives and works in northern Vermont. Nature and place have always been very important to Alexandra. She works in a wide variety of media, including glass, photographic processes, fabric, print, clay and paint.

 

 

 

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First Name: 
Alexandra
Job Title/Position: 
Teaching Artist
Physical Address: 
104 Seneca Avenue
Essex Junction, VT 05452
Last Name: 
Turner
Phone: 
(585) 880-1802

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Visual/Crafts - Glass
Additional Disciplines: 
Visual/Crafts - Clay
Visual/Crafts - Painting
Visual/Crafts - Photography
Visual/Crafts - Printmaking
Year Founded: 
2015
Populations Served: 
Adults
Businesses
Elders
Families
General Public
Nonprofits
People with Disabilities
School Groups
Teens
Youth-At-Risk
Institution/Business Type: 
Artists (Individual)
Activities and Services: 
Art Sales
Arts Instruction / Lessons
Community Arts
Creation of a Work of Art (Including Commissions)
Curriculum Development
Professional Development / Training
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class / Presentation
Geographic Reach: 
State

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
Teaching Artist Guild
Education: 
M. Ed, Arts in Education, Saint Michael's College
I am on the following State Arts Agency Roster(s): 
Vermont Education Roster

I am a Teaching Artist

Teaching Settings: 
Afterschool Program
Arts and Cultural Center / Venue
Community Site / Center
Healthcare Facility
Private Studio
School / University
Subject Areas: 
Arts Integration - Communications
Arts Integration - English Language / Literacy
Arts Integration - English as a Second Language
Arts Integration - History and Social Science
Arts Integration - Mathematics
Arts Integration - Science / Technology / Engineering
Visual/Crafts
Ages Served: 
Pre-Kindergarten-age
Elementary School-age
Middle School-age
High School-age
College-Age
Adults
Seniors
Certifications / Training: 
Master of Education- Arts in Education