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Create online image collages with Picisto! Fast, easy, and sharable.
Live Minutes is a great new site to hold a conference for free! Live Minutes is in real time mode, toll free, and allows you to sketch, write notes, and share video within the conference. Use your browser, skype, or your phone to participate in a Live Minutes hangout. The conference can even call you on your phone and records your minutes. How cool is this?
Storyboard that is an online Storyboard creation tool that can be used with students to illustration, demonstrate, and diagram understanding and learning. In an art class I would use Storyboard that with a group of students to tell a visual story of Principles & Design concepts, Color Theory, or even to tell an Art History story. Nice tool!
Striking.ly is an amazingly simple way to create a free web based Portfolio & Webpage. Add text and media with uncomplicated templates that accentuate your site in a visually appealing storytelling style. Striking.ly is easy and clean looking, doesn’t require coding knowledge, and it’s online and free. WOW!
Need a new start page that contains all your preferred links? Start,io allows you to include all your favorite links, feeds, news, gmail, and Social network sites all in one place. Start,io is customizable and easy to set up. If you use igoogle now you might want to check out Start,io since igoogle will soon be closing up shop soon.
In May of this year one of four versions of Edvard Munch’s painting “The Scream” was sold at auction for more money than any other auctioned painting ever. From October 24th to April 29th the Museum of Modern Art in NY City will have the “The Scream” on display. Just in time for Halloween! Via CBS news
Create custom Logos with GraphicSprings. This is an excellent tool and it’s free.
Need a class newsletter? Send out up to 1000 free online newsletters a month with Campayn. This is a great tool to use if you send out a class or school newsletter. Drop and drag your images and information into easy to use templates. Great for non-profit Arts Organizations as well!
MyHistro looks like a great site for students to map Art History, create timelines, impute stories with images, and import into google maps. Three final presentation views within MyHistro are available to choose from. Creations built within MyHistro are completely embeddable on blogs and websites as well.
Photo Raster is a fantastic comprehensive online photo and image editor. It’s loaded with many advanced features like layering utensils, filters, adjustment tools, painting options, selection preferences, and tons more that I just can’t list them all! Photo Raster just knocks my sock off! With the expense of software chipping away our school art budgets, this tool is a must for our classroom digital tool boxes!
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