It Starts With Art! — Bead It!


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Our entertaining, interactive programs for children ages 5-14 combine art education with hands-on creation. Each week, students explore selected art works in the museum and make their own art based on the techniques, media and traditions they discover.

This week, led by instructor Kylie Grater, students will "Bead It!" They'll begin by studying pattern, design, and the use of natural materials in our African ceramics exhibition, Earthly Vessels: African Ceramics. Then, they'll earn how to make and etch clay beads.

Please note that ages 5-8 years old meet from10:30 AM -12:30 PM, ages 9-14 years old meet 1:30-3:30 PM. Classes are $12, $10 for Friends of the Art Museum children. Scholarships are available. To sign up your child, contact the SMA Education Department at 785.864.0137, email, or simply click HERE to enroll online.


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