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Baltimore, MD 21201-5185
(410) 547-9000, ext. 277

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Saturday, July 03, 2010


Free Drop-in Art Activities in July: Surf's Up!

Family Oriented Art Activities at the Walters Art Museum

Every Saturday and Sunday in July, join museum educators as they help families create artful projects related to the collection, special exhibitions, and family programs. No registration is required for these free events. – Drop-in, make, and take a fantastic piece of art home with you!

Surf's Up!

This July, look at what the tide has brought in! This month, we’re looking at sea creatures and oceanic artwork for inspiration to create shell houses, coral and sponge paintings, sandcastles and mythical sea sculptures.

July 3–Hermit Beach Houses
July 4–Museum is closed in observance of Independence Day
July 10 & 11–Sea Treasure Paintings–Still life painting related to corals, sea sponges and shells
July 17 & 18 - No Drop-In Art Activities. Visit Us At Artscape!
July24 & 25 - Mermaids, Seahorses & Serpents! (Sculptures)
July 31 – Medieval Sandcastles


The Walters Art Museum, Family Art Center


Every Saturday & Sunday in July, 10 a.m.–3 p.m.



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Amy Mannarino, 410-547-9000, ext. 277,

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The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore