ARTFUL CLASSES FOR KIDS IN JULY AND AUGUST
FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER BY PHONE, CALL
THE WALKER BOX OFFICE AT 612.375.7622.
The Walker and the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden are the focus of artist-led
summer classes for kids ages 3-14. Create paintings, prints, performance,
and photographs. Explore architecture and design. Culture Camp offers
young people an action-packed introduction to five arts organizations
3-8 (ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT)
JULY 13, 20, 27, AND AUGUST 3, 2000, 6:30-8 PM
$80 ($40 WALKER MEMBERS)
Let your imagination run wild as you take a look at architectural elements
and learn about two- and three-dimensional form. Draw most unusual buildings,
fold paper to create a city scene, and use wood to construct a miniature
main street. Find out about artworks in the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
and in the exhibition The Home Show. Led by Jane Meyer.
AGES 8-9 AND 9-11
AUGUST 14-18, 2000, 9 AM-3 PM
$240 ($180 FOR MEMBERS OF ANY OF THE FIVE PARTICIPATING ORGANIZATIONS)
Spend a day at each of five arts organizations: the Walker Art Center, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Zenon Dance Company, Minnesota Center for Book Arts, and Theatre de la Jeune Lune. Create performances, masks, magical boxes, videos, books, and dances. Bring a bag lunch each day. Participants need to provide their own transportation to each institution each day. Registration through the Minneapolis Institute of Arts only. To register, call 612.870.3131.
AUGUST 8-11, 2000, 10 AM-3 PM
$160 ($80 WALKER MEMBERS)
Screen printing is the focus of this class. Students will explore the
process of monoprinting, layout design, and photo-emulsion printing basics.
Create a simple drawing or painting and reproduce it as many times as
possible using different methods. This class includes group and individual
projects and will end with a group extravaganza for parents and students.
No previous printmaking experience necessary. Bring a snack or bag lunch. Led by Peyton.
For more information and to register by phone,
call the Walker box office at 612.375.7622. Enrollment is limited, so
early registration is recommended. Please note: Scholarships are available
on a need basis for several classes. Call 612.375.7610 for details.