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Congrats to the winners of our art contest

Thanks to all the teens who participated in our Summer Reading Art Contest and a special congratulations to the winners! Our grand prizewinner is Monet—yes, that’s her real name—whose Many Branches Same Roots is pictured above. Our runner-up Halle painted Fragrance To Free. … Continue reading

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Be the Monet of the Marsh

Attention all art enthusiasts, lovers, and dabblers! You too can paint. We are hosting a free painting workshop at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 12, at the Headlands Community Center (across the street from our Headlands Branch.) Our teacher will … Continue reading

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Join our trip to the Cleveland Museum of Art

Join us for a special trip to the Cleveland Museum of Art to view CMA’s new exhibit, Brand-New & Terrific: Alex Katz in the 1950s. Katz is one of the most acclaimed artists working today, and the exhibit includes more than … Continue reading

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Making cutouts like Henri Matisse

You only need construction paper, scissors, a glue stick, and imagination to make art like Henri Matisse. Matisse became famous as a painter and sculptor in the late 1800s and early 1900s; but, when he contracted abdominal cancer, it hurt … Continue reading

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Polka Dot Party with Studio MPL Jr.

The young artists of our Studio MPL Jr. club experienced polka-dot perfection on Thursday. They learned about Yayoi Kusama, the auteur of the infinity mirror and polka dot. They saw how Kusama could stretch something as simple as a polka … Continue reading

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