Drop–in Art Workshop: Found Object Puppetry & Archaeology Monday
February 17 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Suggested Ages: Toddlers, 2-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 15-18, Adult Friendly
Create a whimsical puppet after viewing the imaginative work in must-see exhibition Rachel Feinstein: Maiden, Mother, Crone. Find inspiration in Feinstein’s innovative use of materials and form a unique character using wood, cardboard, and found objects.
From 3-5 pm, join an archaeological dig highlighting replicas from ancient to modern times in a hands-on experience.
Enter a bizarro fairytale by New York-based artist Rachel Feinstein. See sculpture, painting, and video, panoramic wallpaper referencing religion and fairy tales, high European craft and low American kitsch, her needs as an artist and the needs of her family. Kid favorites include a clock-face assemblage and rainbow cinderella.
Explore new themes each week in drop-in art workshops. Paint, draw, sculpt, or craft a work of art inspired by exhibitions on view. Also go for a dig in the kid-focused Archaeology Zone.
Explore, sketch and hunt for a featured artifact in a simulated archaeological dig highlighting replicas from ancient to modern times.
Create art, share ideas, listen to storybook readings, and enjoy a playful tale told through instruments from Zimbabwe to China from jazz clarinetist Oran Etkin. A 10 am gallery program includes interactive activities, art viewing, and a PJ Library collection book reading. At 10:45 am head to the art studio…