Appearances by Jeffery Weatherford

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WHAT: Affordable school presentations on art, literacy and technology by a young artist who connects with kids. Interactive presentations link to the language arts, social studies, and STEAM curricula.

WHO: Jeff Weatherford  is an award-winning children’s book illustrator, spoken word poet/performer, digital designer, born doodler and former game reviewer. He earned his Master of Fine Arts from Howard University, where he was a Romare Bearden scholar.

HOW: During school visits, he:

  • Shares his books, art and background as a doodler and designer
  • Tells how digital technology is used to create art, poetry and books
  • Enlists students’ help to draw caricatures
  • Conducts workshops on primary source images, fine art, digital art, design, and hip hop/spoken word poetry
  • Leads exercises to turn reluctant writers into prolific reviewers.

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One Response to “Appearances by Jeffery Weatherford”

  1. Holly Ousley 01/10/2017 at 8:58 pm #

    Hello I am a librarian at Kenmore Middle School in Arlington Virginia and I am interested in booking a school visit. Can you please contact me with more detailed information.
    Thanks and look forward to hearing from you soon!


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