Super Summer Art Adventures Underway in South Metro Suburbs of Minneapolis and St. Paul

Super Summer Art Adventures Underway in South Metro Suburbs of Minneapolis and St. Paul

Abrakadoodle salutes Lezlee Hustad and her terrific team of teachers for kicking off an outstanding summer of learning and arty adventures for the kids she serves in her community. Abrakadoodle of South Metro Suburbs MN provides art classes and camps at schools and community sites throughout Burnsville, Savage, Prior Lake, Shakopee, Chaska, Chanhassen, Apple Valley,…

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Art Gives Kids a Tool to Express Their Unique Vision

Art Gives Kids a Tool to Express Their Unique Vision

When children are free to express their ideas, we all benefit. As parents, we can enjoy a view into what inspires our children. Allowing children to create art without constraints provides great fodder for conversation – never judgment. Some children naturally inject humor into their art, while others convey interesting visual metaphors. Give a child…

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Abrakadoodle welcomes veterans to its franchise team

Abrakadoodle welcomes veterans to its franchise team

Three years ago while serving in Iraq, April Rose read a cover story about the Abrakadoodle art education franchise in Black Enterprise magazine that fueled her desire to pursue an artful future following her deployment. Hunkered down in a bunker amid rocket fire, she and her future husband imagined their new lives as arty entrepreneurs. According…

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Artful Storytelling

I was recently so flattered when our 7-year old goddaughter Ainsley visited and before leaving, drew herself into our family tree ~ carefully placing herself under our daughter Krissa. I was touched. She also came to love our two black pugs, Duke and Jester. She loved helping me to feed them and to take them…

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