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Studio MPL has a creative Christmas

Studio MPL, our art club for kids, took a break from studying old masters, creating imaginary friends, making sun catchers, painting sunsets, weaving, and trying out pointillism to relax. The young artists made ornaments and practiced perspective by sketching snowmen. Studio MPL meets on the third … Continue reading

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It’s an artistic free-for-all at Studio MPL

Studio MPL, our art club for kids, had its first free-for-all contest on Monday. The kids made anything they wanted, voted on their favorites and even designed the trophies the top vote-getters received. The young artists followed their imaginations, creating … Continue reading

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Studio MPL meets Vincent Van Gogh

Studio MPL—Mentor Public Library’s art club for kids—experimented with the style of Vincent Van Gogh on Monday. They even tried their hands at sketching and painting their own versions of his “Starry Night.” Every month, the kids take on a … Continue reading

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Young artists get the point (as in pointillism) at Studio MPL

Studio MPL—Mentor Public Library’s art club for kids—tried their hand at pointillism and learned about the art style’s founder, George Seurat, on Monday, Sept. 21. Lisa Layton, the children’s library associate in charge of Studio MPL, also explained how computers … Continue reading

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Young artists test their brains with Studio MPL

Studio MPL—Mentor Library’s art club for kids—tested the artistic and organizational parts of their brain on Monday, May 18. They did this by drawing recognizable objects—hands, horses, even a Pablo Picasso painting—while the objects were flipped upside down. “By turning … Continue reading

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