The PRWIRE Press Releases https:// 2010-11-10T02:15:21Z Zart Art 2011 Art and Craft Teacher Catalogue Out Now 2010-11-10T02:15:21Z zart-art-2011-art-and-craft-teacher-catalogue-out-now Our full colour catalogue, includes a comprehensive range of art and craft supplies and resources that covers the needs of early learning, primary and secondary educators. Our New 2011 Catalogue Includes: Great Art & Craft Product Range Bulk Buys PD Programme New Products & Ideas Back To School specials (For all our Back to School Specials please visit www.zartart.com.au)3 New sections - Cultural Studies, Integrating Art into the Classroom, Graduation and Gifts Zart Art and the Victorian Branch of Children's Book Council Australia celebrate Children's Literature 2010-10-04T00:55:25Z zart-art-and-the-victorian-branch-of-children-s-book-council-australia-celebrate-children-s-literature Have you ever picked up a picture book to read to your child and marvelled at the beautiful illustrations as you turn each page. They engage and tantalise the young reader as they listen to the words or read the text themselves. Join Kevin Burgemeestre, Sue de Gennaro, Patricia Mullins and Sally Rippin as they each speak about their specific collage techniques used to illustrate books. Keep the Date and book in early to avoid disappointment. ThursdayNovember 4th 5.30pm until 8pm at Zart ArtLimited to the first 70 respondents Zart Art in joint partnership with CBCA Victorian Branch,will be holding a series of seminars during the year. The second evening of discussion and questionswill be held at Zart Art in Box Hill. Cost: $25 (CBCA members) and $35 (non members) Book through the CBCA by phone 1300 360 436 or email vic@cbca.org.au Zart Art Student Gallery Term 4 Now Showing 2010-10-04T00:43:53Z zart-art-student-gallery-term-4-now-showing The Term Four exhibition is now on display upstairs in the Student Gallery at Zart Art in Box Hill. Twenty schools from around Victoria have submitted student works of art which are displayed along sideworks of their peers. The official opening of this collection of work will be on Thursday 8th October from 5pm -7pm.The gallery is open to the public free of charge and provides a fantastic resource for teachers eager to see what other schools are achieving in the Visual Arts. Talented young artists exhibiting each term have the opportunity to share with family and friends their artistic endeavours. This term, works have been created using drawing and printing skills, painting and collage, ceramics and construction techniques. This exhibition is on show until November 24th during normal opening hours. Visit www.zartart.com.au to see past exhibitions in the Student Gallery. Zart Art Christmas Catalogue Release 2010-08-16T04:56:12Z zart-art-christmas-catalogue-release The 2010 Christmas Catalogue full of new products and ideas includes activities for Graduation and Gift Giving as an additional supplement. Teachers can use this catalogue to order their final art requirements for 2010 and celebrate the end of the year with creative art making ideas. The catalogue also includes the full Christmas Professional Development workshop listing for teachers to book into a venue close to home. The Christmas workshops this year will include activities that use shapes as the starting point for a number of creative outcomes. This workshop is designed for art and classroom teachers of all ages with simple and inexpensive activities to take back to their classroom. For more details please visit our website http://www.zartart.com.au/html/wkshpshtml/T310_Christmas.html Contact Details Address: 4/41 Lexton Road, Box Hill North, Melbourne Victoria 3129 Australia Contact Numbers Ph: (+61) 3 9890 1867 Fax: (+61) 3 9898 6527 zartart@zartart.com.au www.zartart.com.au Hours: Administration Monday—Friday 8.30 am—5.00 pm Customer Service Centre & Zart Art Student Gallery Monday—Wednesday & Friday: 8.30 am—5.00 pm Thursday: 8.30 am—6.30 pm Saturday: 8.30 am—2.00 pm Zart Art Student Gallery Term 3 Now Showing 2010-06-17T05:34:30Z zart-art-student-gallery-term-3-now-showing The Term Threeexhibition is now on display upstairs in the Student Gallery at Zart Art in Box Hill. Twenty schools from around Victoria have submitted student works of art which are displayed along sideworks of their peers. The gallery is open to the public free of charge and provides a fantastic resource for teachers eager to see what other schools are achieving in the Visual Arts. Talented young artists exhibiting each term have the opportunity to share with family and friends their artistic endeavours. This term, works have been created using drawing and printing skills, painting and collage, ceramics and construction techniques. Come along to see how one school collaboratively created a life size model dressed in a knitted garment adorned with knitted scarf and pom poms. This exhibition is on show until September 8th during normal opening hours. Visit www.zartart.com.au to see past exhibitions in the Student Gallery. Zart Art and the Victorian Branch of Children's Book Council Australia gear up for Book Week 2010 2010-06-07T03:27:54Z zart-art-and-the-victorian-branch-of-children-s-book-council-australia-gear-up-for-book-week-2010 Have you ever picked up a picture book to read to your child and marvelled at the beautiful illustrations as you turn each page. They engage and tantalise the young reader as they listen to the words or read the text themselves. As part of our celebrations for Book Week (August 21st to 27th 2010) Zart Art and the Victoria Branch of the Children's Book Council of Australia have joined forces.Keep the Date and book in early to avoid disappointment. Thursday August 26th 5.30pm until 8pm at Zart Art Limited to the first 70 respondents To celebrate Book Week, Zart Art in joint partnership with CBCA Victorian Branch,will be holding a series of seminars during the year. The inaugural evening of discussion and questions will be with a panel of illustrators including Elise Hurst as participating chair, with a focus on black and white illustrations. These seminars will be held at Zart Art in Box Hill. Cost: $25 (CBCA members) and $35 (non members) Book through the CBCA by phone 1300 360 436 or email vic@cbca.org.au Book Week 2010 Across the Story Bridge 2010-06-02T21:29:08Z book-week-2010-across-the-story-bridge Book Week is celebrated each year in mid to late August. This annual event highlights the importance of reading, and draws on the joy of stories and creativity of Australian books.The Children's Book Counciltheme this year 'Across the Story Bridge' allows us to focus on the importance of bridges in bringing people and things together, but more importantly, it raises our awareness of how reading a book is like crossing a bridge into the mind of another person i.e. the author.Zart Education has just launched their Book Week book'Across the Story Bridge', which celebrates linking art with literature. This book features activities for each of the twelve picture books short listed for Book of the Year award which isannounced on August 20th 2010.To further assist educators of art and literature Zart Education will be conducting professional development sessions where art, classroom and library teachers, can release theircreativity in response to these books. For further information on linking art and literature in preparation for Book Weekplease visit www.zartart.com.auor cbca.org.au/vic Portable Art & Classroom Programme 2010-02-22T06:25:28Z portable-art-amp-classroom-programme Zart Art has launched a new initiative designed for schools involvedin theBER - school buildings programme.Art and classroom teachers are finding themselves displaced from their usual space due to school renovations, making it difficult to run and manage their art programmes.Lack of storage, the need to transport goods from room to room, clean up and portability have also been issues. Zart Art has developed a Portable Art and Classroom Programme that will support and assist schools during this time. The programme includes monthly ideas and support,simple and effective art activities, hints and tips, portable and clean product suggestions, and general information to keep the school'sart and classroom programme moving.For more information about this initiative please contact Zart Art - www.zartart.com.au Zart Art 2010 Art and Craft Teacher Catalogue Out Now 2009-11-20T01:50:46Z zart-art-2010-art-and-craft-teacher-catalogue-out-now Our full colour catalogue, includes a comprehensive range of art and craft supplies and resources that covers the needs of early learning, primary and secondary educators. Our New 2010 Catalogue Includes: Great Art & Craft Product Range Bulk Buys PD Programme New Products & Ideas Back To School specials (For all our Back to School Specials please visit www.zartart.com.au) Contents A selection of New Products Resources Zart Education Programme Drawing Visual Communication Folios & Visual Diaries Mounting & Card Paper Paint Painting Equipment Printmaking Jewellery & Textiles Ceramics, Modelling & Mosaics Adhesives Craft & Construction Kits General Equipment Drama & Theatre Studies About Zart Art Zart Art is a... • Supplier of Art & Craft materials • Reputable Provider of Professional Development in the Visual Arts (Pdi provider) • Supporter of teachers in Creative Education • Customer Service Specialist Since our beginning in 1988, Zart Art has remained an Australian owned company firmly committed to a belief in creative education in our curriculum. We believe arts education contributes significantly to the creative and mental growth of our young people and as such have developed many resources and initiatives that we are able to pass on to our teachers and schools free of charge. Please visit our website to access our current and archived initiatives, resources and information. Contact Details Address: 4/41 Lexton Road, Box Hill North, Melbourne Victoria 3129 Australia Contact Numbers Ph: (+61) 3 9890 1867 Fax: (+61) 3 9898 6527 zartart@zartart.com.au www.zartart.com.au Hours: Administration Monday—Friday 8.30 am—5.00 pm Customer Service Centre & Zart Art Student Gallery Monday—Wednesday & Friday: 8.30 am—5.00 pm Thursday: 8.30 am—7.00 pm Saturday: 8.30 am—2.00 pm