Tag Archives: art

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Paint a seascape like the English master

Learn how to paint seascapes like an English master during a special painting workshop at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11, at our Main Branch. Artists—from rookies to veterans—will learn how to paint in the style of William Turner, an English Romantic painter. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Pop(sicle) Art at the library

Studio MPL — our art club for kids — is eclectic. We went from Pop Art to Popsicle Art. This month, the kids used their design and color sense when turning popsicle sticks into crafty bookmarks. If your child likes … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Let your chalk do the talking at our Headlands Branch

Whether your kid is a scribbler or pavement Picasso, they can let their chalk do the talking during our Chalk Art program at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 25, at our Headlands Branch. First the kids will learn about famous … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Abstraction & Impressionism with our Watercolor Club

Each month, the Watercolor Club at our Lake Branch explores new painting skills and techniques. This month, we experimented with impressionism and abstraction. The painters used abstract techniques to recreate forests, seaside views, flowers, balloons, people and more. Our Watercolor … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment