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Welcome artists, educators and parents! VSA Tennessee is your resource for ideas,

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VSA Tennessee provides opportunities for young people with disabilities to participate in and express themselves through the arts and arts education.


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Welcome to the VSA Tennessee Online Auction!

For bidding instructions and to view all the auction items, click here.

Around the WorldConnect the World!

VSA Tennessee is getting ready to connect the world through the talents and abilities of people with disabilities. We would like for you to join us!

Throughout the next few months, you will find opportunities in this section of ways you can get involved with our Around The World in 40 Days activities.

Connect with Germany: Send us your favorite recipe with your name (and a photo if you wish of you and/or your dish). Please send information digitally to VSA Tennessee, userk7706@comcast.net by Oct.3. A cookbook of both cultures is being created and will be shared.

Connect with Kentucky, Illinois, Ohio, New Mexico and (country to be announced, but we are thinking it will be St Lucia): Send us a poem or photo or drawing of what makes Tennessee special. Include your name. This will be made into a Zine, which is an informal magazine. Each area will create one and we will share these digitally. Please send this information digitally to VSA Tennessee, userk7706@comcast.net. by Oct. 29.

Connect with the world: Be one of the 10 quilt makers on Feb. 21 from 9am-3pm AT MTSU to help sew together quilt blocks from 54 countries.

Professional Development

VSA Tennessee is offering a free Professional Development workshop on Saturday, October 18 from 8:30am – 4:00pm at the Knoxille Museum of Art.  This program is geared towards educators and teaching artists.  A similar project was held at Middle Tennessee State... read more

International Quilt Project

In 2015, the international VSA program will celebrate its 40 anniversary. As part of this celebration, the 89 VSA Affiliates from 54 countries are making a quilt square that will be sent to VSA Tennessee. On Saturday, Feb. 21, 10 young people with disabilities will... read more

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