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Ms McManus is an artist and an educator. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drawing and Painting from San Francisco Art Institute, Teaching Credentials from University of California, Irvine,  and a Master of Fine Arts  from California State University Long Beach where she was honored on The Dean's List. She has exhibited her paintings widely in the Los Angeles area. She holds National Board Certification in Early and Young Adult Art, and has been an arts educator for over 22 years. In 2013 she was awarded the Otis College of Art and Design Teacher of the Year Award.  

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College Fair Pasadena, CA, May 1, 6-9pm free!
Posted by: Ms. Julie McManus Published: 4/7/14
The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) will be hosting a college fair on Thursday, May 1, 2014 from 9:00am - 12:00pm  and 6:00pm - 9:00pm at the Pasadena Convention Center (see attachment). To register to attend or ... Continue

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CAPSA Summer Arts Program Apps due 4/22
Posted by: Ms. Julie McManus Published: 4/5/14
CAPSA  will take place from  June 23-July 12, 2014  (with the culmination event on July 12, 2014) at  Ramón C. Cortines School of Visual and Performing Arts  (450 N. Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012). Applicants mus... Continue

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LACMA Paid Teen Internship Due May 15 and TEEN NIGHT May 3
Posted by: Ms. Julie McManus Published: 3/24/14
MAY 3 After Dark, Night for Teens Come with your friends for a night of art and art making. Check out the luminous exhibition  and dance under the stars to DJs from ArTES ( Arts Theater Entertainment School) .   | 7–10 pm Free... Continue

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MOCA Teen Night April 12 FREE
Posted by: Ms. Julie McManus Published: 3/24/14
Free Teen Night Art and Music.  Inspired by Mike Kelley’s body of work discussing the complexities of adolescence,  Let’s Talk About Disobeying  is an event planned by teens for teens that explores the hilarity of the st... Continue

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Congressional Art Contests
Posted by: Ms. Julie McManus Published: 3/10/14
There are Congressional District Art Contests going on all over the USA.  This is a wonderful opportunity for students to compete to hang their artwork in Washington DC for a year. To find your congressional district, go to www.house.gov and ... Continue

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World Studio Foundation Scholarship Due March 28
Posted by: Ms. Julie McManus Published: 3/5/14
World Studio Foundation Scholarship, Due March 28 Please go to this address for more info http://scholarships.worldstudioinc.com/deadline-application/   Worldstudio Foundation, in conjunction with AIGA, the professional  association for ... Continue

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Summer Programs
Posted by: Ms. Julie McManus Published: 2/28/14
Summer Programs are a wonderful way to build skills, experience, confidence, portfolios, and resumes. Here are some great art programs. Most of the scholarship applications are due in early April.    UCLA Summer Art Institute for High Sc... Continue

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DESIGN IMMERSION DAYS @ SCI ARC
Posted by: Ms. Julie McManus Published: 2/12/14
DESIGN IMMERSION DAYS A 4-week Summer Program for High School Students FULL TUITION SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE = $3200. for 4 week program.  SCI-Arc's Design Immersion Days (DID) is an immersive four-week summer program that introduces high s... Continue

Why Sketchbooks?
Posted by: Ms. Julie McManus Published: 2/7/14
Zandra Rhodes, fashion designer, on sketchbooks: http://www.surfacepatterndesignguild.org/1/post/2014/01/zandra-rhodes-on-the-importance-of-keeping-sketchbooks.html follow the link above to youtube video... enjoy Continue

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So you want to be an art major? Article
Posted by: Ms. Julie McManus Published: 9/26/13
( by Adriene Jenik, director, ASU School of Art)  As another academic year fast approaches, I am assisting faculty and staff with final preparations and composing my remarks to welcome new ART students to campus. I can picture their excited f... Continue
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Open Studio Mon, Wed, and Thursday 3:20- 4:20 pm

Come in to Open Studio and create. Open Studio is time to finish and make up missing projects, or to create artwork of your choice. 

Also time for photographing work, and filling out college and scholarship applications, uploading images to competitions, and getting advice for all aspects of your artistic life. 

Kiriko and Aya "Art"

Kiriko and Aya

Jung Hyun and Jackson "Music"

Chris and Jackson

Chris and Uber "Local Flavor"

Chris and Uber

Jose "Action Sports"

Jose

Lila and Maxine

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Maxine the Tiger

Maxine the Tiger