Ome Garcia

Visual Arts
Community Teaching Artist or Arts Education Program

Available to Community

Ome Garcia is a highly gifted artist, educator, and organizer. They facilitate arts, education, and leadership classes and workshops throughout Santa Cruz and Monterey Counties, specializing in creativity, collaboration, and community development. Demonstrates skillful intention when working with participants of all ages, genders, ethnicities, social classes, and learning styles. Provides safe and supportive environment for growth and reflection.

phone: 831-406-2863

Mural Residency
Grades: 6-12
Hourly Rate: $50 (negotiable)
Materials fees: Approx. $500

Students will be guided to collaboratively design and paint a mural on an interior or exterior wall of the school, as approved by their teacher and school principal. Students will learn proper use of supplies, how to work as a team, to develop their acrylic painting techniques, and feel pride in their valuable contribution to the school campus. Cost and length of residency will depend on detail of design and size of wall. Call or email for more info.

Visual Arts Standards addressed:
- Anchor Standard 2: Organize and develop artistic ideas and work.
- Anchor Standard 5: Develop and refine artistic techniques and work for presentation.
- Anchor Standard 6: Convey meaning through the presentation of artistic work.

Art Residency
Grades: K-12
Hourly rate: $50 (negotiable)
Materials fees: Vary
Requirements: Classroom with sink and area to dry artwork

Proficient in a wide variety of mediums and styles. Curriculum will be customized based on grade level, budget, length of residency, and teacher/school objectives. Call or email for more info.

Visual Arts Standards addressed vary.