TAKE PART IN OUR HOMESCHOOL WORKSHOPS
The museum’s hands-on workshops, designed specifically for aspiring homeschool artists ages 5-10, provide a wonderful opportunity for children to explore the museum’s collections, learn innovative art techniques and make new friends. Participants will enhance their critical thinking, communication and visual literacy skills as they explore the galleries and complete a hands-on art project each month.
Class Schedule: (4 sessions: all classes meet from 10:30 am-12:00 pm)
- September 19th– Explore the Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints exhibition on the art and culture of northeast Brazil and make your own Carnival mask.
- October 17th – Complete a sticker collage inspired by Billi Kid’s exhibition Deer in Headlights: Man vs. Nature.
- November 21st – Students will study the work of photocopy artist Pati Hill and will complete a charcoal drawing project.
- December 19th– Students will go through the Museum’s holiday exhibit Coloring New London and will make their very own coloring books.
Location: Lyman Allyn Art museum, 625 Williams Street, New London, CT
Cost: The cost (includes 4 classes) is $40 per child for museum members and $50 per child for non-members
Registration: Full payment is required at time of registration. Each class is limited to 15 students; please call the Education Director at 860.443.2545 ext.110 to reserve your space.