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Making Masterpieces

Making Masterpieces: Faith Ringgold Quilts September 26, 2018 | 2:30 pm
Making Masterpieces: Faith Ringgold Quilts
September 26, 2018 | 2:30 pm

Children will draw inspiration from learning about artist, Faith Ringgold.  Then they will make quilt art that tells about their own family.

Cost:  $5.00 materials fee per child (adults free) plus museum admission

About Making Masterpieces:  This facilitated art program invites parents and caregivers to work with their pre-school aged children to create something special to take home!  Each month features a new project!

 

 

Making Masterpieces: Spooky Shadow Theater October 10, 2018 | 2:30 pm
Making Masterpieces: Spooky Shadow Theater
October 10, 2018 | 2:30 pm

Children will get to make and decorate this Halloween-themed mini shadow puppet theater.  Then they’ll get to try out their own ghostly shadow puppets.

Cost:  $5.00 materials fee per child (adults free) plus museum admission

About Making Masterpieces:  This facilitated art program invites parents and caregivers to work with their pre-school aged children to create something special to take home!  Each month features a new project!

 

 

Making Masterpieces: Sugar Skulls October 17, 2018 | 2:30 pm
Making Masterpieces: Sugar Skulls
October 17, 2018 | 2:30 pm

Dia de Los Muertos, or the Day of the Dead, is a popular holiday celebrated in Mexico and around the world on November 1st.  Children will learn about the holiday and decorate their own traditional sugar skull.

Because sugar skills must be made in advance, pre-registration for this program is highly recommended.

Cost:  $5.00 materials fee per child (adults free) plus museum admission

About Making Masterpieces:  This facilitated art program invites parents and caregivers to work with their pre-school aged children to create something special to take home!  Each month features a new project!

 

 

Making Masterpieces: Spooky Shadow Theater October 24, 2018 | 2:30 pm
Making Masterpieces: Spooky Shadow Theater
October 24, 2018 | 2:30 pm

Children will get to make and decorate this Halloween-themed mini shadow puppet theater.  Then they’ll get to try out their own ghostly shadow puppets.

Cost:  $5.00 materials fee per child (adults free) plus museum admission

About Making Masterpieces:  This facilitated art program invites parents and caregivers to work with their pre-school aged children to create something special to take home!  Each month features a new project!

 

 

Making Masterpieces: Sugar Skulls October 31, 2018 | 2:30 pm
Making Masterpieces: Sugar Skulls
October 31, 2018 | 2:30 pm

Dia de Los Muertos, or the Day of the Dead, is a popular holiday celebrated in Mexico and around the world on November 1st.  Children will learn about the holiday and decorate their own traditional sugar skull.

Because sugar skills must be made in advance, pre-registration for this program is highly recommended.

Cost:  $5.00 materials fee per child (adults free) plus museum admission

About Making Masterpieces:  This facilitated art program invites parents and caregivers to work with their pre-school aged children to create something special to take home!  Each month features a new project!

 

 

Making Masterpieces: Harvest Wreaths November 14, 2018 | 2:30 pm
Making Masterpieces: Harvest Wreaths
November 14, 2018 | 2:30 pm

Celebrate autumn by making a beautiful wreath using items from nature. This project makes a great decoration for Thanksgiving.

Cost:  $5.00 materials fee per child (adults free) plus museum admission

About Making Masterpieces:  This facilitated art program invites parents and caregivers to work with their pre-school aged children to create something special to take home!  Each month features a new project!

 

 

Making Masterpieces: Corn Husk Dolls November 21, 2018 | 2:30 pm
Making Masterpieces: Corn Husk Dolls
November 21, 2018 | 2:30 pm

This traditional craft was practiced by both Native Americans and European Settlers. Join us and make your own beautiful doll.

Cost:  $5.00 materials fee per child (adults free) plus museum admission

About Making Masterpieces:  This facilitated art program invites parents and caregivers to work with their pre-school aged children to create something special to take home!  Each month features a new project!