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Thursday Evening Hours Open Thursdays until 9 p.m., sponsored by Constellation Energy.

Drop-in Art Activities: ¡Animales!

Date
Sunday, March 4, 2012Monday, March 26, 2012
Time
10:00 AM–03:00 PM

Let’s look for ¡animales! In March we will make artistic animals, from the ferocious to the familiar!  Choose your animal guide inspired by the folklore of the Ancient Americas, then experiment with clay, precious metals, yarn and more to create your own treasures! Be sure to visit the special exhibition, Exploring Art of the Ancient Americas: The John Bourne Collection Gift, to look for animals in art.

Every Saturday and Sunday! No registration required – drop-in, make, and take a fantastic piece of art home with you!

Join museum educators as they help families create artful projects related to the collection, special exhibitions, and family programs. Check out our monthly themes and visit often to participate in a different project each weekend!

SCHEDULE OF MARCH ACTIVITIES
March 3-4       Creature Canteens
March 10-11     Golden Animal Medallions
March 17-18     Huichol Yarn Animals
March 24-15     Bat & Bird Bowls
March 31-1      Beautiful Animal Beads

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Thursday Nights at the Walters

Date: 09/05/13 - 12/18/14

Time: 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Discover how the Walters comes alive at night! Every Thursday from 5-9 p.m., you can wander the galleries, see special exhibitions for FREE, eat in our café and find the perfect gift at the museum store.

Walk-In Tour: Designed for Flowers: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics

Date: 04/27/14

Time: 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Take the opportunity to tour our spring exhibition with its curator, for only the price of an exhibition ticket (free for members). Meet Dr. Robert Mintz in the Centre Street lobby for this installment of our Sunday walk-in tours.

Ikebana Floral Demonstration by Ikebana International

Date: 04/27/14

Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Held in conjunction with our special exhibition Designed for Flowers: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics, this program, one in a series of three, will feature masters from Ikebana International demonstrating the art of Ikebana for a live audience. Ikebana, a traditional form of artistic expression, combines organic material, most notably flowers, and specially chosen vessels, as seen in the special exhibition, into works of art that are aesthetically unique to Japanese culture.

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