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Paper quilling with our art club

Our Masterpieces at Main Art Club welcomed spring by paper quilling gorgeous flowers earlier this month. Quilling is kind of like origami in that you use paper to make 3-dimensional artwork. Each swirling leaf and bloom really jumps off the … Continue reading

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Making art like the masters

We hosted a special art program on Tuesday where kids picked up tips from four masters: Frida Kahlo, Pablo Picasso, Vincent van Gogh, and Claude Monet. The young artists learned techniques innovated by the painters, experimenting with cubism, impressionism and more. … Continue reading

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Styling like Lichtenstein

Whaaaam! Studio MPL, our art club for kids, learned about pop artist Roy Lichtenstein this month. They also tried some of his techniques, like drawing inspiration from comics. Every month, the kids in Studio MPL take on a new art project. … Continue reading

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Studio MPL meets Joan Miró

Studio MPL, our art club for kids, channeled Joan Miró by drawing and sculpting surreal artwork earlier this month. Every month, the kids in Studio MPL take on a new art project. They’ve sketched live models, celebrated Day of the Dead, created imaginary … Continue reading

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Studio MPL celebrates Day of the Dead

The young artists of Studio MPL club filled our story-time room with brightly colored skulls last week. They weren’t being macabre. Instead, the kids were making artwork inspired Dia de los Muertos. The holiday is an opportunity for families in Mexico … Continue reading

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