“In diverse mediums and methods — whether through the themes of a novel, the movement of a dancer, or a monologue on a stage — the arts enrich our souls, inspire us to chase our dreams, and challenge us to see things through a different lens.” – President Obama, 2016
October of 2016 has been declared National Arts and Humanities Month (read the full presidential proclamation here). From painting to drawing, filmmaking to photoshop, architecture to culinary arts…regardless of material, everything worth sharing with others requires creativity and dedication.
Check out Americans for the Arts for activity ideas and use the #ShowYourArt hashtag to share your work with the world!
Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero is an upcoming computer-animated feature film based on the incredible true story of America’s most decorated dog. After being rescued off the streets by a young Soldier on the eve of World War I, Stubby is given a home, a family, and the chance to embark on the adventure that would define a century. For his valor and courage, Stubby is recognized as the first dog promoted to the rank of Sergeant in U.S. Army history.