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Studio MPL meets ‘American Gothic’

Studio MPL, our art club for kids, learned about American Gothic, its painter Grant Woods, and satire — both its role in Woods’ classic and the many ways the painting has been satirized. Then, the kids sketched their own versions … Continue reading

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Marshmallow snowmen & drawing pets at Studio MPL

Studio MPL, our art club for kids, tackled two very different art projects last week: They learned how to use grids to draw pictures of their pets. They built snowmen out of marshmallows and decorated them with cookies and edible … 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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Celebrate Dia de los Muertos with Studio MPL

The young artists of our Studio MPL club will get into the spirits of the season during their next meeting. They’ll make artwork inspired by Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), a holiday in Mexico that stretches from Oct. 31 … Continue reading

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