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A young artist poses alongside her life-sized self-portrait.


Moira, age 10, works on her larger-than-life Pop Art sculpture.


Sara, age 8, shows off her artwork.


A student uses acrylic paints to add color to her sculpture.


Summer Art Workshops 2016 at The Heckscher Museum

StART your day with ART!
Children ages 7 to 11 are invited to learn about original works of art with museum educators in the galleries. Explore different styles and art materials. Work in a small class setting with individualized attention. View Workshop Series Flyer

All workshops take place 10:00 am - 12:00 noon.
Drop-off on the front steps of the Museum. Join the fun after each workshop with free family activities in the Museum at 12:00 noon.

Wednesday, July 6
Painting "En Plein Air"

Heckscher Park has been the inspiration to many artists. Led by a Museum educator, learn about watercolors and other drawing materials while painting outside. In the event of inclement weather, drawing will take place indoors.

Thursday, July 7 and Friday, July 8
2-Day Sculpture Workshop: Artsy Animals!

Take an art safari and create a favorite animal! Sculpt on the first day, paint and add colorful details to bring your animal to life on the second day.

Wednesday, July 13
Edible Art

Be inspired by artwork on view in the Museum to create edible cupcake art. Lots of "yummy" decorating supplies will be available to make the perfect original cupcake to take home.

Thursday, July 14 and Friday, July 15
2-Day Sculpture Workshop: Sensational Sports

Capture the energy of a favorite sports figure and create a 3-D work of art.

Wednesday, July 20
Painting "En Plein Air"

Heckscher Park has been the inspiration to many artists. Led by a Museum educator, learn about watercolors and other drawing materials while painting outside. In the event of inclement weather, drawing will take place indoors.

Thursday, July 21 and Friday, July 22
2-Day Sculpture Workshop: Beginner Builders

Learn about different kids of buildings, materials and styles. Allow your imagination to reach for the sky and construct a 3-D skyscraper with Artstraws.

Thursday, July 28 and Friday, July 29
2-Day Sculpture Workshop: Crazy Creations

With inspiration from artist Frank Stella, build a colorful, mixed media 3-D abstract sculpture bursting with energy.

REGISTRATION & FEES
Registration is required for all workshops. Sign up early! Class size is limited. Call 631.351.3250, Monday through Friday. Fees include Museum admission and art materials.

1-Day Workshop
Members** $20; Non-Members $25

2-Day Workshop (must attend both days)
Members** $40; Non-Members $50

**Member price available with a Family Membership or above, which is current at the time the workshop takes place.

CANCELLATION POLICY
In the event of a registrant's cancellation, the Museum will issue a credit that may be used toward programs during the same calendar year.


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