Afternoon Art for Kids

Wednesday, August 6, 13, 20, 27 from 3-4 pm

On Wednesdays in August, kids ages 4–8 take part in art classes related to current exhibitions.

August 6: Sights and Sounds of Winslow Homer: Discuss what you can and can't see in Homer's paintings and create a sailboat craft ready to handle the rough seas.

August 13: Beads in Native American Art: Examine beaded pouches and bags and make your own to take home.

August 20: Madame Butterfly and Japanese Woodblock Prints: Investigate the butterflies in two different exhibitions and craft a colorful butterfly mobile.

August 27: Folk Art Comes Alive: Look at animals depicted by folk artists and make your own bendy animal from pipe cleaners.

$5 per session. No need to register; just pay at the door. Contact Joan Cullen for more information at (607) 547-1461. The museum is located at 5798 State Highway 80, Cooperstown, NY 13326.