Brown, a ceramics student at Bowling Green State University,
will travel to China to visit the country’s museums and
participate in a pottery workshop in the city of Jingdezhen
under the tutelage of Chinese ceramicists.
Ms. Giovannucci will tour Italy to study the collections of
anatomical paintings at the Marciana Library and the anatomical
wax models in La Specola Museum. The local artist teaches
anatomy and figure drawing classes at the Art Supply Depo.
“This year we had an impressive pool of applicants to choose
from,” said Mike Deetsch, the Museum’s assistant director
of education and a member of the Palmer Scholarship selection
committee. “But the unique nature of Wesley’s and Jennifer’s
projects stood out to us.”
Every year, the Palmer Scholarship is awarded to Northwest Ohio
residents interested in traveling domestically or abroad to
experience art, and can be used to cover the cost of airfare,
hotel and food expenses.
It is one of many scholarships awarded by the Museum.
Scholarships for TMA art classes for children and adults are
available to provide art education to those who might not
otherwise be able to participate and to encourage artistically
Visit toledomuseum.org for more scholarship information.