My Flowers, My Self: Young Artists & Their Art Bloom BIG at the Flower Show!

During several bitter cold weeks in February, more than 2,600 K-12 students in Philly, Camden and Norristown public schools took a deep dive into horticulture to make art for the 2022 Flower Show. The result is "Bloom Boom," a major exhibition of 125 exceptional works of art, called out by the Philadelphia Inquirer as one of "Five not-to-miss Experiences"!

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Fresh Artists Kids are going back to the Philadelphia Flower Show!!

Fresh Artists’ kids’ artwork will be featured in our “Bloom Boom” exhibition up front and center at the 2022 Philadelphia Flower Show this June!!

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Help us deliver critically needed art supplies & art programs to 24K kids this #GIVINGTUESDAY

Be like Fresh Artists Kids, Be a Change Maker this #GIVINGTUESDAY! Join Fresh Artists' kids in helping to deliver critically needed art supplies and innovative art programs to more than 24,000 children this school year!

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Fresh Artists & Blick Deliver over 54,000 Art Materials!

The need for art supplies in our public schools is tremendous so Blick Art Materials and Fresh Artists teamed up to help! "Every student deserves equal access to nurture and discover their inner artist." - Art Teacher

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Philadelphia Museum of Art picks Fresh Artists for new Gehry-designed Cafe!

The Philadelphia Museum of Art selected the artwork of Fresh Artists to display large- scale reproductions of their children’s art in the new Museum Café, which opened on June 18. Watch our short video to see the kids reaction to having their work displayed in the Museum!

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See Fresh Artists Kids' Artwork at Cherry Street Pier!

You're Invited to...Cherry Street Pier August 10th-19th to see all 120 young Fresh Artists' brilliant bird portraits! If you missed this exhibit at the Philly Flower Show in June, we invite you to stop by M-F noon-10pm. Entry is free!

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Watch short video of Fresh Artists' kids at Philly Flower Show!

Meet the Fresh Artists kids from Philly, Camden and Norristown whose Bird Portraits were featured in our "Bird Brigade" Exhibition at the 2021 Philadelphia Flower Show.

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Look who's going to the 2021 Philadelphia Flower Show!

Meet the young Fresh Artists from 9 regional public schools who created brilliant bird portraits to advocate for Bird Safe Philly, an initiative to alleviate the shocking number of birds dying after flying into glass windows. And take a sneak peek at the portraits that will be exhibited in the 2021 Philadelphia Flower Show!

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Art Teacher 2021 Art Kit Grant Application

It’s that time of year again! Fresh Artists is pleased to announce our 14th annual grant cycle to give free art supplies to full-time art teachers in schools where 70% or more of the students qualify for Free and Reduced-price Lunches. We’ve been working all year, raising funds to provide new, quality art supply kits to fill your shelves, refresh your classroom, and make sure your students have supplies to work with at home or at school. This year we're doing something a little different to best serve all teachers, whether you're teaching in person or remotely.

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Art Teachers' Distance-Learning Saving Graces: Tools, Tips, Programs + More!

If you are an Art Teacher looking for some tips to get you through this distance-learning school year check out our list of Art Teacher "Saving Graces" below! Art Teachers nationwide shared the tools, programs, supplies, and more that have helped them navigate this new distance-learning landscape.

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Vote That Jawn Jr. Logo Art Exhibition Featuring 400 K-12 Students Designs!

Fresh Artists, in partnership with #VoteThatJawn, created this art contest to introduce the concept that even really young kiddos and teens can be empowered to make a BIG impact in voter turnout for this election. Let’s get the next generation involved early, harness that energy, and give them purpose!

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Young Curators Design Adult Show for Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST)

The 4 young curators from the Arts Academy at Benj Rush, Parkway Center City, and CCP had a wonderful time on Saturday assessing and they reviewed the Call for Entries that Fresh Artists issued to all artists in Scotts Mill and held each submission up to the guidelines of the title, “Playfulness." Then they staged them on the Alley Gallery walls.

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