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Homeschool Workshop Ages 5–6: Habitats and Animals in Art

Date: Thursday, September 15, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM–03:30 PM

Join us for an exciting day of learning at Cylburn Aboretum and the Walters Art Museum.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 7–9: Habitats and Animals in Art

Date: Thursday, September 15, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM–03:30 PM

Join us for an exciting day of learning at Cylburn Aboretum and the Walters Art Museum.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 10–12: Habitats and Animals in Art

Date: Thursday, September 15, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM–03:30 PM

Join us for an exciting day of learning at Cylburn Aboretum and the Walters Art Museum.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop Ages 13–17

Date: Thursday, September 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.

Gallery Drawing Family Workshop: Language of Shape

Gallery Drawing Family Workshop: Language of Shape

Date: Saturday, September 24, 2016

Time: 10:30 AM–12:30 PM

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.

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 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.

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.

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.

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

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

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

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.