2017 Golden Residents Group Shot

For two weeks this past summer, three educators attended the Golden Educators Residency. This program was created for educators whose students received recognition in the 2017 Scholastic Awards and who are working in the paint medium in their own art. During the residency, the educators participated in technical workshops, met with GOLDEN staff, and explored new ideas in their paintings. We checked in with the residents to see how the experience has impacted them as artists and as educators as they kick off a new school year.

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Educators Cristina Gonzalez, Jeffrey Deane Hall, and Claire Lerner tour the Golden facility during their residency in 2015.

Educators Cristina Gonzalez, Jeffrey Deane Hall, and Claire Lerner tour the Golden facility during their residency in 2015.

We’re proud to announce the return of the popular Golden Educators Residency! In partnership with the Sam & Adele Golden Foundation, we’re so excited to offer this opportunity to the educators who help make the Scholastic Awards the best scholarship and recognition program for creative teenagers in the nation.

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Fruit Fantasia, Painting by Cristina Gonzalez

Earlier this year, we announced our first educator residency, made possible through a partnership with Golden Artist Colors and the Sam & Adele Golden Foundation. We invited teachers whose students, past or present, received a Scholastic Award to apply for this unique opportunity and we were astounded by the number and quality of the submissions! Educators from across the country sent in applications that were thoughtful, inspiring, and filled with outstanding artwork. Choosing the three teachers to participate in the residency was not an easy task, and we felt honored to have the chance to get to know so many of the teachers who help make the Scholastic Awards possible.

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