Church Street School for Music and Art is…

the only not-for-profit community school for the arts in Lower Manhattan.  Located in Tribeca since 1990, we are a place where students of all ages share art and music experiences together.  We specialize in process-based programs that help each individual find their unique creative voice.

The final installment of Dr. Lisa Ecklund-Flores’s talks about the importance of art and music in a child’s development. In this post Lisa writes about the best way to introduce a child to visual art making, and how to keep them interested while they grow. Be sure to check out the first three posts as well, Creative Expression and Child DevelopmentThe Eight Best Ways for Children to Learn About MusicHow to Inspire Your Child’s Creative Genius.