Vermont
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Linda Whelihan

Linda Whelihan works with a multitude of media, designing engaging art experiences for participants of all ages. She specializes in integrating the arts into the curriculum with hands-on projects like bookmaking, puppetry and large-scale mosaics and murals. She has designed community workshops around the theme of creative recycling and sustainability. Her art is whimsical, colorful and engaging. She believes that art has the power to change individuals, their communities and the world.

Linda has over 15 years of experience teaching art in classrooms and communities to a wide variety of students. She has been a frequent presenter of professional development workshops for teachers on the topic of arts integration. Linda has a BS in graphic design from the University of Maryland and a Masters of Art Education from the Maryland Institute College of Art.

Contact Information

First Name: 
Linda
Job Title/Position: 
artist/educator
Mailing Address: 
26 Strand Avenue
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Physical Address: 
26 Strand Avenue
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Last Name: 
Whelihan
Phone: 
802-258-3040

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Visual/Crafts - Mixed Media
Populations Served: 
Adults
Elders
Families
General Public
School Groups
Teens
Youth-At-Risk
Institution/Business Type: 
Artists (Individual)
Activities and Services: 
Artist Market
Arts Instruction / Lessons
Creation of a Work of Art (Including Commissions)
Curriculum Development
Exhibitions
Professional Development / Training
Public Art Projects (In Free, Public Spaces)
Residency - Community
Residency - In School
Geographic Reach: 
Multi-State Region
International

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
National Art Educators Association
I am on the following State Arts Agency Roster(s): 
Vermont Education Roster

I am a Teaching Artist

Subject Areas: 
Arts Integration - English Language / Literacy
Arts Integration - History and Social Science
Arts Integration - Mathematics
Arts Integration - Science / Technology / Engineering
Ages Served: 
Pre-Kindergarten-age
Elementary School-age
Middle School-age
High School-age
College-Age
Adults
Certifications / Training: 
Vermont Visual Arts-k-12
Fee Range Minimum: 
$250