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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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Attend our Van Gogh-themed painting workshop

Back by popular demand! We’re hosting a Vincent van Gogh-themed painting workshop at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 30, at our Main Branch. The instructor will be Stephanie Royko, a local art teacher. Painters—from rookies to veterans—will learn ways to emulate Van Gogh’s … Continue reading

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US Civil War: Cycloramas as Art, Entertainment & Memorial

Cycloramas were the zenith of art and entertainment in their heyday — 50 feet high and surrounding you from all sides. These traveling exhibits required specially constructed buildings and were as immersive as modern virtual reality. Some of the most famous … Continue reading

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Create a community collage with us

Let’s create together! Families can make a community collage in the style of Harlem Renaissance artist Romare Bearden at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct 27, at our Main Branch. Art instructor Stephanie Royko will help lead the project. All ages are … Continue reading

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