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Visiting The Museum of Modern Art With Vision Impairment

Visiting The Museum of Modern Art With Vision Impairment

Even though I have a vision impairment, I love going to visit art museums, and my visit to the Museum of Modern Art in New York City was no exception. My brother and I both spent hours looking at the gorgeous artwork, as he used…

Ten Ways Vision Impairment Influenced Classic Artists

Ten Ways Vision Impairment Influenced Classic Artists

It’s easy to assume that in order to create any form of art, one must have perfect eyesight so they can paint rich landscapes like Claude Monet or draw sketches like Leonardo da Vinci. However, it’s surprising  to learn that several of the most famous…

Using PicsArt To Simulate Vision Impairment

Using PicsArt To Simulate Vision Impairment

As the only student identified with low vision in my school district, I was asked time and time again what I could see, and what I couldn’t see. This wasn’t always very easy to explain, but I remember one day my teacher of the visually…

How Amazon Alexa Can Help You With Art

How Amazon Alexa Can Help You With Art

I have had my Amazon Echo Dot for over a year now, and I am always surprised at how much that the Alexa voice assistant can do, including Amazon Alexa art skills. Recently, I received a post request to talk about how Amazon Alexa can…

Concert Band and Low Vision

Concert Band and Low Vision

Over the years, I have had the opportunity to play several different types of clarinets in the concert band programs at my various schools. Besides learning more about playing clarinet, I was able to gain a deeper understanding of classical and instrumental music, as well…

How To Write Alt Text and Image Descriptions for the Visually Impaired

How To Write Alt Text and Image Descriptions for the Visually Impaired

If someone went on your website or profile with their eyes closed, would they still be able to find their way around? As more and more people develop vision impairments, they turn to assistive technology in order to access content. By adding alt text and image…

How To Create High Resolution Images For Users With Low Vision

How To Create High Resolution Images For Users With Low Vision

Learn what high resolution images are, why they are important, how to create high resolution images, and where to find them.

How To Create Tactile Images With Everyday Objects

How To Create Tactile Images With Everyday Objects

How to use common household objects and craft supplies to create tactile (3D) images, great for math and science classes.

Art Classes and Low Vision

Art Classes and Low Vision

Including students with vision impairment in art classes and art projects. Get ready for things to be inside and outside the lines simultaneously

Visiting the National Portrait Gallery and Smithsonian American Art Museum

Visiting the National Portrait Gallery and Smithsonian American Art Museum

A guide for visiting the National Portrait Gallery and Smithsonian American Art Museum with disabilities, with a focus on low vision

Dear Elementary School Teacher

Dear Elementary School Teacher

Dear elementary school teacher, here are ten things your new low vision student wants you to know, but may not realize