Art Together: Cross-Generation

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Art Together
Wednesdays, July 9–23, 2014, 4:00–5:30 p.m.

Everybody has something to offer. These workshops are geared for grandparents and their grandchildren to work together. Use Gallery One as a jumping-off point for these workshops inviting intergenerational creativity and play. Special friends are welcome. Each adult/child pair $36 per, CMA members $30. Each additional person $10.

Catch the Lightning Thief—July 9
Discuss the blockbuster books and movies about Percy Jackson based on the works of Rick Riordan. Explore images of Greek mythological heroes in the museum’s collection starting with our Perseus tapestry. Make your own heroic pop-up book.

Illustrious Illustrations—July 16
Explore the way that artists tell stories in the museum’s collection. Create your own illustrated book that tells a stupendous story. Geometric shapes or even your own fingerprints can become expressive characters.

Everyone Wants to Be in Pictures—July 23
Explore how artists create portraits and self-portraits. Create your own short film or comic book making your family center stage.