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Fall Foliage with Studio MPL Jr.

Studio MPL Jr., our club for artists in kindergarten through second grade, celebrated the colors of the season at their last meeting. They used crepe paper to make it look like a single leaf had all the shades of autumn. … Continue reading

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Get animated at Mentor Public Library

Do you know someone who loves animation and wants to try their hand at it? Tell them about the Fantastic Flipbooks program at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 14, at our Lake Branch. Before rendering software, multiplane cameras, or even TechniColor, … Continue reading

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Bright paints and black lights

Our STEAM kids are such incredible artists (and scientists) that they use light beyond the visible spectrum. They painted with neon colors to create eye-catching pieces that glow when placed beneath a black light. And why? Because fluorescent paints don’t simply … Continue reading

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Painting the autumn sky with Studio MPL Jr.

Our young artists from Studio MPL Jr. experimented with painting autumn skies and sunsets on Thursday. They learned how water can blur colors and make their skies look more realistic. They also played a round of Monster Box while their paintings dried, … Continue reading

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An eerie autumn dusk with Studio MPL

The young artists of Studio MPL sought inspiration from the season during their meeting Monday. They used most of the color spectrum—from soft yellows to dusky purples—to paint beautiful autumn sunsets. They also created spooky silhouettes and Halloween-themed sketches. Every … Continue reading

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