Homeschool Art Workshops: Fall 2013
The museum’s hands-on workshops, designed specifically for aspiring homeschool artists ages 5-13, provide a wonderful opportunity for children and teens to learn new artistic techniques, explore the museum’s collections and make new friends. Students will take guided tours and complete art projects related to these two exciting exhibitions: Kitty Whales: Lionfish and Greasy Luck: The Whaling World of the Charles W. Morgan.
Class Schedule: (4 fall classes)
- September 17: Tour of the Lionfish exhibit, followed by a sea creature sculpting project
- October 15: Tour of the Charles W. Morgan exhibit and seascape painting workshop
- November 19: Tour of the Museum’s whaling murals, followed by a boat-building project
- December 17: Whaling world scavenger hunt and holiday card-printing workshop
Classes meet on the third Tuesday of each month and run for 90 minutes. The morning session runs from 10:30-12:00 and is designed for students ages 5-9, while the afternoon session runs from 1:30-3:00 and is geared for students ages 10-13.
Location: Lyman Allyn Art Museum, 625 Williams Street, New London, CT
Tuition: Tuition for the fall session (includes 4 classes) is $40 for museum members and $50 for non-members
Registration: Full payment is required at time of registration. Each class is limited to 12 students; please call the Education Department at 860-443-2545 x110 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.