Chalk-Making and Street-Painting Workshops

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Classroom, followed by Wade Oval

Preparatory Workshops on Chalk Making and Street Painting

Learn to make chalk using an old-world recipe with new-world materials, along with professional techniques for masking, stenciling, shading, and enlarging a picture. See details and fees below.

Family Chalk Workshop (all ages) Sat and Sun/Sep 7 and 8 (single workshops), 2:00–4:30. Ages 6 and under: free with paying adult; ages 7–12: $10/person with paying adult; ages 13–adult: $25/person. Fee includes materials and reserves chalk and a square for the festival.

Chalk Workshop Series (teens/adults) Wed/Sep 4 and 11, 6:00–8:30. Explore a variety of techniques to compose and lay out your design on pavement. Experiment with soft pastels and chalk to learn methods of applying color. All skill levels welcome. $100/person. Fee includes 24-color box of chalk and reserves a large square for the festival.

For questions, contact Community Arts at 216-707-2483 or email commartsinfo [at] clevelandart.org.

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