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Pop-Up Book-making Workshop with Paul Johnson

Date: Thursday, October 2, 2014

Time: 06:00 PM–09:00 PM

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Have you even been intrigued by “pop-up” books? Did you know that today’s pop-up books and movable toy theaters trace their origins back more than one hundred and fifty years? In this workshop you’ll make your own pop-up toy theater. The workshop for adults will be led by Paul Johnson, one of the U.K.’s most distinguished paper engineers. Registration fee includes materials. Register online for this event.

STEM to STEAM: The Science of Art Part 2

Date: Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Time: 04:30 PM–07:00 PM

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In the second workshop of this four-part series, join Walters conservators, scientists and educators to learn about the many connections between science and art. This session will focus on objects from the ancient collection.

Literacy in the Arts

Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Time: 04:30 PM–06:30 PM

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Discover meaningful connections between the collections of the Walters Art Museum and the English Language Arts anchors of the Common Core Standards. Walters educators will guide small groups through a series of in-depth activities that integrate visual and language arts.

STEM to STEAM: The Science of Art Part 3

Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Time: 04:30 PM–07:00 PM

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In the third workshop of this four-part series, join Walters conservators, scientists and educators to learn about the many connections between science and art. This session focuses on objects from the Medieval and Renaissance collections.

STEM to STEAM: The Science of Art Part 4

Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Time: 04:30 PM–07:00 PM

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In the final workshop of this four-part series, join Walters conservators, scientists and educators to learn about the many connections between science and art. This session will focus on the Italian Renaissance.


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The Art of Ancient Hairdressing

Date: 10/02/14

Time: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM

See ancient sculpture in a whole new way through the eyes of hairdressing archaeologist Janet Stephens. Find out how ancient Greeks and Romans created their elaborate and beautiful hairstyles without hairspray, bobby pins, or even shampoo!

Pop-Up Book-making Workshop with Paul Johnson

Date: 10/02/14

Time: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Have you even been intrigued by “pop-up” books? Did you know that today’s pop-up books and movable toy theaters trace their origins back more than one hundred and fifty years? In this workshop you’ll make your own pop-up toy theater. The workshop for adults will be led by Paul Johnson, one of the U.K.’s most distinguished paper engineers. Registration fee includes materials. Register online for this event.

Peabody on the Court Music Series

Date: 10/03/14

Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

Please join us for the first concert of the year in the Peabody on the Court Music Series, featuring saxophonist Susan Summers. Held on the Renaissance Sculpture Court, these free concerts are presented on select First Fridays in partnership with the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University.

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