Avenues recent visits to the Paint and Memory exhibit by English painter John A. Parks was a fun experience with the children  immediately responding to the finger paintings.  They also toured the map paintings of London, pointing to places they knew or recognized by name.


http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/05/magazine/is-avenues-the-best-education-money-can-buy.html?ref=magazine

http://johnaparks.com/NewWork

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/arts/design/john-a-parks-paint-and-memory.html?_r=1&adxnnl=1&ref=arts&adxnnlx=1367859404-/RTdUPblCPzM/pRXXDNZrw