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Be the Monet of Mentor at our painting workshop

Be the Monet of Mentor during a painting workshop at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29, at our Main Branch. The instructor will be Stephanie Royko, a local art teacher. Painters—from rookies to veterans—will learn to paint water lilies, emulating the techniques of … Continue reading

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Paper quilling with our art club

Our Masterpieces at Main Art Club welcomed spring by paper quilling gorgeous flowers earlier this month. Quilling is kind of like origami in that you use paper to make 3-dimensional artwork. Each swirling leaf and bloom really jumps off the … Continue reading

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Making art like the masters

We hosted a special art program on Tuesday where kids picked up tips from four masters: Frida Kahlo, Pablo Picasso, Vincent van Gogh, and Claude Monet. The young artists learned techniques innovated by the painters, experimenting with cubism, impressionism and more. … Continue reading

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Making Valentines with the club that makes masterpieces

Our Masterpieces at Main Art Club had a timely theme this week, making valentines! We opened the craft closet and kids used paint, markers, construction paper, newspaper and even yarn to make valentines for their loved ones. Our club is … Continue reading

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Making masterpieces like Mondrian

Welcome to our new art club where everyone is a masterpiece. During the first meeting of Masterpieces at Main, our young artists channeled Piet Mondrian, using grids and primary colors to maker artwork. Our club is open to all kids (eight to … Continue reading

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