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

Drop-in Art Activities: Summer in Japan

Date
Saturday, June 2, 2012Sunday, July 1, 2012
Time
10:00 AM–03:00 PM on Saturday, Sunday

Join us in June as we create artwork inspired by a summer day in Japan.  Imagine you are wearing a light cotton kimono and listening to the song of cicadas as you create tiny animal sculptures, samurai sword guards, colorful sashes and fantastic sea monsters.

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 artistic projects related to the collection and special exhibitions. Check out our monthly themes and visit often to participate in a different project each weekend!

SCHEDULE OF JUNE ACTIVITIES
June 2-3     Lovely Little Netsuke
June 9-10    Strong Tsubas
June 16-17   Opulent Obi
June 23-24   Bozu Monsters
June 30-1    Special Sumi-e Scrolls
   

Add to Calendar 06-02-2012 10:00:00 07-01-2012 15:00:00 15 Drop-in Art Activities: Summer in Japan Join us in June as we create artwork inspired by a summer day in Japan. Imagine you are wearing a light cotton kimono and listening to the song of cicadas as you create tiny animal sculptures, samurai sword guards, colorful sashes and fantastic sea monsters. Every Saturday and Sunday! No registration required – drop-in, make, and take a fantastic piece of art home with you! 600 North Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland, 21201 (The Walters Art Museum) The Walters Art Museum info@thewalters.org false DD/MM/YYYY

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