Board Member Spotlight- Mr. Carl L. Shortt Jr.

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Allied Arts is proud to have an outstanding group of men and women that serve on our board and volunteer with our organization. They are a diverse collection of community leaders, talented artists and generous philanthropists. We want to introduce them to you, so we will periodically be posting a ‘spotlight interview’ on one of our esteemed volunteers. This week, we would like to highlight one of our valued board members, Mr. Carl L. Shortt, Jr. Carl L. Shortt, Jr. Owner, Carl Shortt […]

A Little Give is All it Takes

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Did you know that when you donated to Allied Arts this year, you impacted the lives of approximately 500,000 children?  On this blog each month, we will raise the curtain on various programs that your donation helps to fund. And now, without further ado, I give you Oklahoma Children’s Theatre. Oklahoma Children’s Theatre impacts our community in several ways, but today we’re going to tell you about one specific way your donation to Allied Arts helps reach local students in need. […]

Arts in Education Week Activities

Looking for some activities to celebrate Arts in Education Week?  You’ve come to the right place! Younger Student Activity: Since it is the beginning of the school year, many teachers and students are making nameplates.  These are a great easy art activity.  If your students are young; you can talk to them about block or bubble letters.  Let them verbally guide you to draw some letters using their shapes vocabulary. After they’ve drawn their name, they can decorate it with […]