Adele Drake - Arts Instructor

Adele Drake is an artist and art educator and has been working professionally in the Maine area since 2002. She received a Masters Degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1991 and has her art certification from the Moore College of Art. Adele has taught k-12 art in many different settings over the past 25 years. In addition Adele taught courses in drawing, painting, cartooning and art history at Husson University for three years. Adele currently teaches art at the Leonard Middle School in Old Town, Maine where she introduces her students to a variety of materials and techniques. Adele has received awards for her paintings and many grants for her art programing. These grants have helped her to do things like create an arts integrated school garden and collaborate with professional artists like Robert Shetterly. Currently Adele Drake takes classes at the University of Maine where she hopes to soon begin an Interdisciplinary Phd program. Adele Drake resides in Winterport, Maine with her husband and two teenage children.

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