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New Arts and Crafts for Librarians Online Workshops Offered in September Line Up from Art Teacher on the Net

San Diego, CA-August 21, 2014

Along with the highly recommended, approved for LEU (Indiana,) and popular Art for Librarians, Tweens and Teens Going Green! Art Programming for Librarians, It's Fun to be Green-Art Programming (Ages 5-12 Emphasis,) and Go Green! Babies, Toddlers, Preschool and Kinders, online workshops, librarians will have new choices in September from Art Teacher on the Net located at

The following 4 week online workshops will be offered:

Making Maker Spaces Programming

This timely workshop presents how to set up advice and practical ideas, suggestions, and resources for creating art, science, career awareness, and hands on collaboration and learning into your neighborhood or school library.

Graphic Design for Librarians

Librarians are often asked to communicate or speak a visual language. The Graphic Design for Librarians class gives you the rules and tools for making that challenge not only possible but fun. Approved for TLEU (Indiana)

Quality Adult Art Programming in Your Library

Senior and Adults appreciate quality programming. Learn how to make your programs relevant and fun to adult and older library visitors.

Art Teacher on the Net and instructor Valerie Colston, M.A. is an art professor with many years of experience developing and teaching art programs at several San Diego local libraries. She has taught 100 Art Ideas for Teachers at the University of California, Extension in San Diego, California and a variety of Art history courses online through colleges and universities. Ms. Colston was an art consultant to the Wyland Foundation Ocean Challenge program for teachers. Her book 200 Projects to Strengthen Your Art Skills published by Barrons Educational Series has received outstanding reviews appearing in School Library Journal, National Art Education Association newsletter, and more. Her "It's Easy to be a Green Teen" article appeared in the youth librarian publication Voices of Youth Advocates October 09 issue. Teens Go Green! Tips, Techniques, Tools and Themes for YA Programming. Libraries Unlimited Professional guides for Young Adult Librarians Series 2011 has been at times on the Amazon best seller for its category.

Enrollment is ongoing at Art Teacher on the Net Online Workshops at

For more information contact:
Valerie Colston
[email protected]