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The ‘eyes’ have it at Studio MPL

The young artists of Studio MPL—our art club for kids—sharpened their artistic eyes by drawing literal eyes. Lisa Layton, our library associate who leads the club, showed them the different parts of the eye and different ways to draw them. … Continue reading

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Our art club for kids expands to include younger artists

After a summer hiatus, Studio MPL—Mentor Public Library’s art club for kids—returns next week; and we’ve added an extra session for our youngest artists. Kids from 3rd through 6th grade can join us on Monday, Sept. 19, while kids from kindergarten … Continue reading

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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 Grace whose Play Games, Escape Reality is pictured above. Our other finalists were Sherry, Muhammad, and Clair. … Continue reading

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Art contest for teens at Mentor Public Library

Get your drawing hand and right brain ready! We’re having an art contest this summer for kids entering seventh through 12th grade, and we want you to get creative. Here are the rules: Drawings must stick to our summer-reading theme of “Get … Continue reading

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Getting abstract with Studio MPL

Studio MPL—Mentor Public Library’s art club for kids—got abstract during its meeting this week. First, they learned about the life of Pablo Picasso. (His first word was “pencil!” His full name is 23 words long!) Then they practiced some of his … Continue reading

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