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Events for February 11, 2017

Tots Create – From Wool to Felt

February 11, 2017, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Dig in and discover a multi-sensory experience while fostering your tiny artist’s independence and imagination! 

Tots Create – From Wool to Felt

February 11, 2017, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Tots Create – From Wool to Felt: Crafting Simple Toys for Busy Fingers

For 2’s and 3’s, and their grown-ups

Little hands need to be creative, too! Toddlers explore different mediums, textures, colors and shapes, while making a beautiful mess. Dig in and discover a multi-sensory experience while fostering your tiny artist’s independence and imagination!

$10/members, $15/non-member child. Register online by clicking the button / link below, or call 330.376.9186.

Help support programs for children and families. Click here to become a member of the Akron Art Museum.

Kids Studio Classes are made possible with support from the Charles E. and Mabel M. Ritchie Foundation.  

Kids Studio: Morph Your Art Toy!

February 11, 2017, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

***Class is FULL*** Try your hand at designing your own 3-D figure with paper pulp and moldable plastic. 

Kids Studio: Morph Your Art Toy!

February 11, 2017, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

***This Class Is Full. Thank You, We're Looking Forward to Seeing Everyone on February 11!***

Recommended for ages 7 - 12

If you’re crazy about customizing Minecraft avatars with graphic “skinz,” it’s time to try your hand at designing your own 3-D figure with paper pulp and moldable plastic. A Kidrobot MUNNYWORLD toy is included in the Studio Class fee. (Class size limited to 6 students) 

Welcome to our studio—where students gain a fresh perspective in thinking creatively. Learn how to work like a professional artist by exploring unique materials, experimental processes and extraordinary works of art, while building skills and confidence along the way.

$10/members, $15/non-member child. Register online by clicking the button / link below, or call 330.376.9186.

Help support programs for children and families. Click here to become a member of the Akron Art Museum.

Kids Studio Classes are made possible with support from the Charles E. and Mabel M. Ritchie Foundation.

Second Saturday Curator Gallery Talks

February 11, 2017, 2:00 pm

Take a break from winter to enjoy an interlude on the River Epte, outside Paris, a century ago. 

Second Saturday Curator Gallery Talks

February 11, 2017, 2:00 pm

Frederick C. Frieseke, Through the Vines

Take a break from winter to enjoy an interlude on the River Epte, outside Paris, a century ago. Learn more about the artists attracted to Giverny by Claude Monet’s presence there and how American painters adapted French Impressionism in stunning compositions during this talk by Chief Curator Janice Driesbach.

Get an insider's look at artworks in the museum's collection on the second Saturday of every month, with curator-led tours.

Members: FREE; Non-members: Free with gallery admission.

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Frederick C. Frieseke, Through the Vines, around 1908, oil on canvas, 32 x 32 in., Collection of the Akron Art Museum, Gift of Mr. S. G. Carkhuff 1954.38

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