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Drop-in Art Activities: Family Traditions

Date
Saturday, December 1, 2012Sunday, December 16, 2012
Time
10:00 AM–03:00 PM on Saturday, Sunday

In December, spend time in our studio while you create and celebrate family traditions at The Walters. Uncover what many families may share in common across cultures and throughout the ages. Discover what makes your family unique and special!  Pay artistic tribute to the people who matter most in your life. Throughout the month, we’ll help you depict your family in many different ways through a variety of media.

Every Saturday and Sunday! No registration is required. Drop-in, make and take a fantastic piece of art home with you! Recommended for ages 3 and up and their families.

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 DECEMBER ACTIVITIES:

  • December 1st and 2nd – Family Mandalas
  • December 8th and 9th – Collage a Scrapbook
  • December 15th and 16th – A Complete Tea Set
  • December 21-23 & Dec. 26-Jan. 1 – Winter Break Activities

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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.

American Artists Abroad

Date: 04/19/14 - 06/22/14

Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Tourists, students, expatriates, cosmopolitans, and explorers, American artists traveled widely during the nineteenth century. This exhibition explores this theme and features work by Mary Cassatt, John Singer Sargent, and James McNeill Whistler, among others. It celebrates the completion of a grant-funded project, sponsored by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, to catalogue and photograph more than 600 American paintings, drawings, and miniatures.

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)! A private collection of contemporary Japanese ceramics serves as the introduction to the traditional way of flower arranging, called “ikebana.” Works of art in different media from the permanent collection will add social and aesthetic context to the ceramics. Meet Dr. Robert Mintz in the Centre Street lobby for this installment of our Sunday walk-in tours.

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