Portable Room Dividers as Art Displays

We’re thrilled to have an expert from Screenflex Partitions explain one great, but sometimes overlooked, possibility that their portable room dividers offer. Kevin Maas from Screenflex makes some great points about their more artistic side.

Showcasing students’ artwork is the pinnacle event of the school year.  It is a time to highlight the artists’ works of art as well as to connect with parents and guests in attendance. However, planning an art show takes time, creativity and a lot of hard work.  So finding the perfect way to display student artwork is essential to a well organized and welcoming art show.

Screenflex Art Display Portable Curved Wall

Continue reading

Is It Time To Update Your School’s Furniture?

With summer winding down, it’s back to school season again which means ensuring you have the right resources and a prepared learning environment for a productive school year.  Safety, comfort, and a welcoming atmosphere are paramount for academic institutions so updating your school furniture accordingly can definitely help.  Here are several ways to determine if it’s time to pull the trigger on new furniture.

The first obvious sign is furniture that is cracked, chipped, or has other physical damage. Keep a running list of questionable chairs, fixtures, tables, etc. so you can assess what needs to be replaced immediately based on your school’s budget.  The last thing any school needs is to create any unnecessary liabilities.

Continue reading

Culinary Arts Educational Programs: Furnishings and Equipment For The Artist’s Kitchen

Art is messy, and not just for creators like Jackson Pollock and Julia Child. From paint spatters to ink smears to handmade aioli, chaos is part of the creative process for most artists. But at the end of the day, the paintbrushes have to be washed, the nails cleaned, and the pans scoured. Domestic sinks struggle to accommodate many of the tools involved in artistic professions, and sanitation is always an issue. Thankfully, Worthington Direct created a new section of culinary equipment to satisfy all your artistic needs!

Continue reading