Posts Tagged ‘community art’

  • A Year of Drawing on Playgrounds

    December 12th, 2018 | Blog, News | admin | Comments Off on A Year of Drawing on Playgrounds

    Buy us some Chalk so we can Draw on the Earth. PLEASE DONATE NOW Drawing on Earth is working in collaboration with theMt Diablo Unified School District Education Foundation. The Education Foundation recently received funding to have more Art in elementary schools, they heard about me through word of mouth (it’s a great story I’ll […]

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  • Another School Year Begins

    September 5th, 2018 | Blog, News | admin | Comments Off on Another School Year Begins

    In our last post we announced a new Guinness World Record Attempt for the World’s Largest Illustrated Story. It would of been created on 30 elementary school playgrounds with over 15,000 kids over this school year. Well GWR declined are attempt. “Unfortunately, after thoroughly reviewing your application with members of our research team, we are […]

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  • New Guinness World Record Attempt

    June 7th, 2018 | Blog, News | admin | Comments Off on New Guinness World Record Attempt

    Ten years ago we set a Guinness World Record for the Largest Chalk Drawing (Pavement Art). We covered 90,000 sq. ft (8,360 sq. meters) with chalk, almost 2 football fields. We had 6,000 people help (over 4,000 elementary school kids from Alameda CA), it took us 2 weeks, and we got a satellite to photograph […]

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  • Fundraiser – End of the 2017

    December 20th, 2017 | Blog, News | admin | Comments Off on Fundraiser – End of the 2017

    Celebrating Ten Years of Drawing on Earth! This is our End of the Year fundraiser for DRAWING on EARTH. We are a 501c3 nonprofit that “passionately connects Art and Creativity to Youth and Communities around the World.” We have drawn with approx. 18,000 kids and adults, and on 3 continents so far. Our first project […]

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  • Working with the Community

    November 29th, 2017 | Blog, News | admin | Comments Off on Working with the Community

    We worked with the home building firm Lennar. When they had an open house we were hired to create chalk drawings where the community could work on it too. Mostly it was when the parents did the house questioning the kids and young adults came and hung with us. We focused on home and heart […]

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  • Oakland Zoo

    September 4th, 2017 | Blog, News | admin | Comments Off on Oakland Zoo

    Chalk drawing and animals go together well, so does chalk drawing and Earth Day @ the California Oakland Zoo. For the last 2 years we have had the wonderful opportunity to draw at the  Zoo. Two times for Earth Day where we created pieces that the community could collaborate with Drawing on Earth. Two times […]

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  • When the Principal Draws

    August 28th, 2017 | Blog, News | admin | No Comments

    “When the Principal gets down on the playground and draws for hours and gets her bootie covered in chalk, you know this school is in good hands.” Last spring we were drawing at Canoas Elementary School in San Jose. Drawing on Earth goes into schools and creates large chalk drawings on the playground with the […]

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  • Oakland Museum Chalk Drawing

    March 1st, 2017 | Blog, News | admin | No Comments

    We just got an email to chalk draw again this year at the Oakland Museum, Oakland, California. Cool – they have a 12 x 40 ft chalk drawing wall in a courtyard. That’s 12 x 40 feet (3.7 x 12.2 meters)… very impressive. Last year we drew 2x times at the Museum (Museum: means home […]

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  • Chabot College

    February 1st, 2017 | Blog, News | admin | No Comments

    Painting Class, Supplies, Creative Spirit Blessings with Prof Mark Lewis Wagner MA  Chabot College – Hayward California FaceBook Page Link : Chabot College Painting Last year Drawing on Earth raised money to buy art supplies for the Chabot College painting class that Mark Lewis Wagner (founder of DoE) teaches. Many community college students do not […]

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  • Craig Houdeshell – Photographer

    October 11th, 2016 | Blog, News | admin | No Comments

    “the go to person for street painting photos on the east coast. 50,000 photo in 8 years.” Craig Houdeshell is one of the best street painting and chalk drawing photographers. Craig was very generous to be interviewed for Drawing on Earth by Mark Lewis Wagner, founder of DoE  – thank you Craig!   Best Light […]

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