Sampling Silly Sounds

“What’s the silliest noise you can think of?” That’s often a very important question Snow City Arts’ music teaching artist Lenny Zieben asks after finding out whether a child in the hospital is interested in making music. When a student wants to play guitar, keyboard, or even ukulele, Zieben pulls out that instrument and they [...]

By | 2018-03-20T15:25:49+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Artwork stories|1 Comment

Picasso Project a Unique Gateway to Drawing

The teaching artists at Snow City Arts have a saying, “Choice is voice.” The children they work with don’t have much say about what happens throughout their time in the hospital. Tests, treatments, doctor visits, meals, mobility: these decisions are made by the medical staff. So from the first thing the teaching artists say when [...]

By | 2018-03-20T15:25:49+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Artwork stories|1 Comment