Bringing the Arts Alive in Prince William County

Bringing the Arts Alive in Prince William County

When the arts come alive in a community, everyone benefits, and thanks to Eileen Moore and her dedicated teaching team, the visual arts are blooming. Since establishing Abrakadoodle of Prince William County, Virginia in July 2015, Eileen and her talented team have demonstrated how to run a vibrant educational program while giving back in the…

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Brand Ambassador Spotlight: Margaret Cornwell of Abrakadoodle Montgomery, Alabama

Brand Ambassador Spotlight: Margaret Cornwell of Abrakadoodle Montgomery, Alabama

Smart. Capable. Energetic. Compassionate. One could go on and on with accolades that describe Margaret Cornwell, the Abrakadoodle teacher/manager turned franchise owner and director of Abrakadoodle Montgomery, Alabama. For more than a decade, Margaret has been devoted to delivering excellence in children’s art education and has helped reach more than 12,000 children with highly reviewed,…

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Abrakadoodle Art Teachers Team-Up to Transform Special Needs Center

Abrakadoodle Art Teachers Team-Up to Transform Special Needs Center

“I believe that art is important, beautifying the world around us,” remarked Veronica Jones, Art Teacher, Abrakadoodle of Prince William County. She took the lead in a special project to transform a space for children and adults with special needs. “A colorful, welcoming space can help spark creativity and beckon children to learn,” Ms. Jones…

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NEWS: Abrakadoodle Detroit  Helps Charter School Celebrate 20th Anniversary

NEWS: Abrakadoodle Detroit Helps Charter School Celebrate 20th Anniversary

‘Eyes’ on Creativity: Abrakadoodle Brings Free Paint Night to Voyageur Academy Celebrating Voyageur Academy’s 20th anniversary, Abrakadoodle of Detroit joined with several area businesses to provide a free community painting event that brought together 80 parents and staff on November 27th. This was the third annual Voyageur painting night, and this year’s project featured ‘cougar…

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Harvesting Good in the Neighborhood: Abrakadoodle Celebrates Fall with Arts for All

Harvesting Good in the Neighborhood: Abrakadoodle Celebrates Fall with Arts for All

Autumn is a celebration of bounty, as trees gracefully show off nature’s artful transition from leaves of green to gilded shades of gold, bronze and reds. For Abrakadoodle, fall is a time to welcome students back to school and arts education, and it is another season to give back. As a champion for children’s art…

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Abrakadoodle Raleigh Helps Carying Place Children Express How ‘There’s No Place Like Home’

Abrakadoodle Raleigh Helps Carying Place Children Express How ‘There’s No Place Like Home’

Glinda the Good Witch made it sound so easy. “Tap your heels three times and think – there’s no place like home.”  For homeless families working with the Carying Place, finding a permanent, sustainable home is a long journey. This journey can be particularly arduous for children. The Carying Place has helped families with a…

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Abrakadoodle Arts for All Program Makes a Difference in Central Maryland

Abrakadoodle Arts for All Program Makes a Difference in Central Maryland

Peacefulness. Pride. Joy. These are just a few of the good feelings that result from young people participating in the arts, particularly for those who struggle with issues that can erode confidence and happiness. Marianne Daley, Education Director/Owner of Abrakadoodle of Howard County partnered with the Howard County Public School System’s Homewood Center to engage…

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