For Teachers



Our mission is to nourish creativity by supporting and enhancing art education for elementary school children in the Walla Walla Valley. Carnegie Picture Lab visits classrooms to teach three different artists during the school year.

To view lesson plans, notes and extension ideas, please view the artist’s page:

Artists For 2017-18:

Emily Carr

Andy Goldsworthy

Lillian Pitt

Walla Walla Valley Area Schools Currently Participating in the Picture Lab Program and the Advocate contacts:

Program Director: Tracy Thompson
Studio Assistant: Kristie Coleman
School & Advocate list:
Edison: Karen Fuller
Blue Ridge: Kristie Coleman – Carnegie Picture Lab Studio Assistant
Berney: Annaliese Baker
Sharpstein: Noel Sanders
Prospect Point: Liz Fraser
Green Park: Leah Crudup
Davis: Jane Drabek and Judy Jackley
Assumption: Chrisy Jones
Bonnie Clancy
Waitsburg: Suze Wood
Grove: Jenny Smith
Dixie: Nicole Harrison
5th Grade Walla Walla Foundry
Designed by: Augusta & Dylan Farnum, Mark Anderson, and Mary Ann Duffy
4th grade Tamastslikt
Designed by Kia Johnson and Augusta Farnum
Family Art Nights:
The deadline to apply for a Family Art Night is October 31, 2017
To contact Carnegie Picture Lab, please email or call our office at 509-526-6921. We can put you in touch with the correct contact person for your school.


Carnegie Picture Lab is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that focuses on art eduction in Walla Walla valley schools. Read more about CPL here .