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The Science of Art Teacher Workshop

The Science of Art Teacher Workshop

Date: Thursday, October 13, 2016

Time: 04:30 PM–07:00 PM

Join the Walters’ conservators, scientists, and educators to explore the many connections between science and art. This hands-on technical workshop will introduce participants to materials techniques used by conservators and scientists that result in the care and treatment of works of art from the Walters’ collection.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6: The Chamber of Wonders

Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

View an authentic chamber of wonders that reflects a 17th-century perspective on collecting Learn about the Age of Exploration through National Geographic activities that promote discovery, curiosity, and observation.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9: The Chamber of Wonders

Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

View an authentic chamber of wonders that reflects a 17th-century perspective on collecting Learn about the Age of Exploration through National Geographic activities that promote discovery, curiosity, and observation.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12: The Chamber of Wonders

Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

View an authentic chamber of wonders that reflects a 17th-century perspective on collecting Learn about the Age of Exploration through National Geographic activities that promote discovery, curiosity, and observation.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop Ages 13-17

Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Develop your drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries in this monthly workshop. Work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

Make Night: Scents of the Medieval Era

Make Night: Scents of the Medieval Era

Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016

Time: 06:00 PM–09:00 PM

In this workshop you will blend your own medieval “scentscape,” which you will transform into a perfume or a home fragrance. California-based artist Brian Goeltzenleuchter will guide you in a hands-on, nose-on exploration of popular medieval scents.

Gallery Drawing Family Workshop: Gesture Drawing

Gallery Drawing Family Workshop: Gesture Drawing

Date: Sunday, October 23, 2016

Time: 10:30 AM–12:30 PM

Let go of formal drawing conventions and find freedom in line, expression, and mark-making. Young artists are invited to strengthen their observational drawing skills and build their portfolios while exploring works of art in the Walters’ collection. Led by a museum educator who is a practicing artist, each month will focus on a different skill and theme. Materials are provided.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 5–6: A Feast for the Senses

Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Explore the special exhibition A Feast for the Senses: Art and Experience in Medieval Europe and discover the medieval world through the sense of touch, sound, sight and smell. This workshop is designed exclusively for homeschool students ages 5–12. Participants enjoy an introduction to the museum, a guided tour, studio activity, and post-visit materials.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 7–9: A Feast for the Senses

Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Explore the special exhibition A Feast for the Senses: Art and Experience in Medieval Europe and discover the medieval world through the sense of touch, sound, sight and smell.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 10–12: A Feast for the Senses

Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016

Time: 01:30 PM–03:00 PM

Explore the special exhibition A Feast for the Senses: Art and Experience in Medieval Europe and discover the medieval world through the sense of touch, sound, sight and smell.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop Ages 13–17

Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Develop your drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries in this monthly workshop. Work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

Make Night: Pressed Flower Arranging

Make Night: Pressed Flower Arranging

Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016

Time: 06:30 PM–09:00 PM

Gardens in the Medieval World were the site of sensational experiences with loved ones and within the self. Create your own hanging gardens by arranging pressed flowers in frames with Liz Vayda of b.Willow.

Gallery Drawing Family Workshop: Contour Drawing

Gallery Drawing Family Workshop: Contour Drawing

Date: Sunday, November 20, 2016

Time: 10:30 AM–12:30 PM

Transition from flat to three dimensional representations using the techniques of contour drawing. Young artists are invited to strengthen their observational drawing skills and build their portfolios while exploring works of art in the Walters’ collection. Led by a museum educator who is a practicing artist, each month will focus on a different skill and theme. Materials are provided.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 5–6: A Feast for the Senses

Date: Thursday, December 15, 2016

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Explore the special exhibition A Feast for the Senses: Art and Experience in Medieval Europe and discover the medieval world through the sense of touch, sound, sight and smell.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 10–12: A Feast for the Senses

Date: Thursday, December 15, 2016

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Explore the special exhibition A Feast for the Senses: Art and Experience in Medieval Europe and discover the medieval world through the sense of touch, sound, sight and smell.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 7–9: A Feast for the Senses

Date: Thursday, December 15, 2016

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Explore the special exhibition A Feast for the Senses: Art and Experience in Medieval Europe and discover the medieval world through the sense of touch, sound, sight and smell.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop Ages 13–17

Date: Thursday, December 15, 2016

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Develop your drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries in this monthly workshop. Work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

Make Night: Scented Candles

Make Night: Scented Candles

Date: Thursday, December 15, 2016

Time: 06:00 PM–09:00 PM

Participants in this workshop will explore the diversity of scent while making two of their own scented candles. Local artist Letta Moore of Knits, Soy & Metal will teach attendees about an array of smells to fill your home with, ranging from floral, to earthy, to food inspired.

Gallery Drawing Family Workshop: Seeing Pattern

Gallery Drawing Family Workshop: Seeing Pattern

Date: Sunday, December 18, 2016

Time: 10:30 AM–12:30 PM

Use rhythm, texture, and shape to expand visual language and integrate pattern into your drawing. Young artists are invited to strengthen their observational drawing skills and build their portfolios while exploring works of art in the Walters’ collection. Led by a museum educator who is a practicing artist, each month will focus on a different skill and theme. Materials are provided.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 5–6: The Chamber of Wonders

Homeschool Workshop Ages 5–6: The Chamber of Wonders

Date: Thursday, January 19, 2017

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

View an authentic chamber of wonders that reflects a 17th-century perspective on collecting Learn about the Age of Exploration through National Geographic activities that promote discovery, curiosity, and observation.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 7–9: The Chamber of Wonders

Homeschool Workshop Ages 7–9: The Chamber of Wonders

Date: Thursday, January 19, 2017

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

View an authentic chamber of wonders that reflects a 17th-century perspective on collecting Learn about the Age of Exploration through National Geographic activities that promote discovery, curiosity, and observation.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 10–12: The Chamber of Wonders

Homeschool Workshop Ages 10–12: The Chamber of Wonders

Date: Thursday, January 19, 2017

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

View an authentic chamber of wonders that reflects a 17th-century perspective on collecting Learn about the Age of Exploration through National Geographic activities that promote discovery, curiosity, and observation.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop Ages 13–17

Date: Thursday, January 19, 2017

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Develop your drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries in this monthly workshop. Work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 5–6: From Ancient Gods and Goddesses to Spandex Superheroes

Homeschool Workshop Ages 5–6: From Ancient Gods and Goddesses to Spandex Superheroes

Date: Thursday, February 16, 2017

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Where did Aquaman get his power to speak to underwater creatures?  What gave Wonder Woman her strength, wisdom, and courage?  Discover how ancient mythology has inspired modern pop culture in this exciting new workshop.