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)
- January 16 – Participants will explore On Another Note: The Intersection of Art and Music and will design and make their very own musical instruments.
- February 20 – After learning about the connection between whaling and the city of New London, participants will build their own whaling ships.
- March 20 – The Coral Reef Project will have participants diving below the ocean’s surface and learning all about coral reefs and the sea creatures who live in them. Afterwards, participants will complete a 3D coral reef workshop.
- April 17 – Participants will explore the NEH on the Road show Spirited and will learn all about America in the 1920’s and 30’s, afterwards they will paint Art Deco-inspired tiles.
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.