Delaney works with young people to tell stories through art. With 20 years of teaching experience and a master’s degree from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, she builds social justice practices and culturally relevant curriculum. Students explore big ideas through various art techniques. Residencies can be modified to meet specific needs of schools including arts integration and installations. Her personal artmaking is mixed-media and painting about the American narrative and everyday life. ARTS-CURRICULUM INTEGRATION: (VISUAL ART) (SOCIAL STUDIES) (HISTORY) (LANGUAGE ARTS)


GRADES: Pre-K K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Residency
We The People: Exploring Identity with Collaborative Art

Students learn self-portraiture art techniques while thinking critically about identity race and gender. Together they will make a work of art that celebrates individuality and collective identity. Choose from drawing, painting, or printmaking to create a collaborative installation.

Max Participants: 25

Duration: 50 minute sessions, 3 or more days needed with same group/class for residencies depending on the experience.

Special Requirements: LCD Projector, computer, 2 tables for materials

Fee: Delaney Susi Residency Pricing  

*3 or 5 day residency available

GRADES: Pre-K K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Workshop
Family Story Quilt Making with Handmade Art Objects

Students use oral history and storytelling to research their own family. Through colored pencil portraits and squares, students will create special works of art about their culture and legacy.

Max Participants: 25

Duration: 60-Minute workshop

Special Requirements:
LCD Projector, computer, 2 tables for materials

Fee: Delaney Susi Workshop Pricing



GRADES: Pre-K K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Residency
Family Story Quilt Making with Handmade Art Objects

Students use oral history and storytelling to research their own family. Through colored pencil portraits, embroidered quilt squares, paintings on wood, or embossed tin retablos students will create special works of art about their culture and legacy.

Max Participants: 25

Duration:  50 minute sessions, 2 or more days needed with same group/class for residencies depending on the experience.

Fee:  Delaney Susi Family Story Quilt Residency Pricing