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

Homeschool Workshop The Elements of Art & Design Ages 7-9

Date
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Time
01:15 PM–03:30 PM

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Homeschool Workshop The Elements of Art & Design Ages 7-9

The elements of art and design are the building blocks that artists use to create a work of art. In this workshop students will examine paintings and sculptures to learn about the basic elements that artists throughout history have used to compose and create masterpieces.

Explore the Walters through this workshop designed exclusively for homeschool students ages 5-16. Participants enjoy an introduction to the museum, a guided tour, studio activity and post-visit materials.

Add to Calendar 05-15-2014 13:15:00 05-15-2014 15:30:00 15 Homeschool Workshop The Elements of Art & Design Ages 7-9 The elements of art and design are the building blocks that artists use to create a work of art. In this workshop students will examine paintings and sculptures to learn about the basic elements that artists throughout history have used to compose and create masterpieces. 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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