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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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Check out our newest art club

We have a new club for kids who love art but aren’t quite old enough for Studio MPL. It’s called—cleverly enough—Studio MPL Jr., and it’s perfect for kids in kindergarten through second grade who enjoy creating artwork. During their meeting last … Continue reading

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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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