Family Weekend Activities – Paine Art Center

Family Weekend Activities – Paine Art Center

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Date(s) - July-29 2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Paine Art Center and Gardens


Explore art, nature, science, math, literature and more at the Paine this summer! On weekends, Apprentices lead families in drop-in crafts and arts-integrated activities in The Studio as well as outside in the gardens. Families may explore the world through a dragonfly’s eyes, make a mosaic flower pot, create a kaleidoscope to see new views of the colorful gardens, and more!

Inspired by the current exhibition, Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection, the drop-in activities are free with paid admission. Family Weekend Activities take place 11 am to 4 pm every Saturday and Sunday in the summertime, with self-directed activities offered on select Saturdays.

The programs include:
June 30 – July 1: See (and Draw!) Like a Dragonfly
July 7-8: See (and Draw!) Like a Dragonfly
July 14: Self-directed Activities in the Studio
July 15: Marvelous Mosaics
July 21: Self-directed Activities in the Studio
July 22: Pressed Flower Windows
July 28-29: Light-up Lanterns
August 4: Self-directed Activities in the Studio
August 5: Origami Treasure Boxes
August 11-12: Midsummer Fairy Party in the Children’s Garden
August 18-19: Create a Cool Kaleidoscope
August 25-26: Chromatography Sun Catchers

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