Spalding University’s Huff Gallery is showing “With Child: Art and Parenting.” This exhibition includes a catalog, hands-on creativity stations and free family art workshops every Sunday during the exhibition It is on display through Dec. 9. For more information on the exhibition or workshops, contact Skylar Smith at 640-3447 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
“With Child” will have hands-on creativity centers and activities that encourage a participatory interface with the work and the ideas. This will include four free family art workshops offered in partnership with educators from the Speed Art Museum and Jefferson Community and Technical College Department of Art. The workshops are open to all ages and do not require reservations.
Family Art Workshop Schedule
Families ‘Jazz Writing’ with JCTC Student Educators
Sunday, October 28th, 2pm – 4pm, The Huff Gallery at Spalding University
Sunday,November 4th , 2pm – 4pm, The Huff Gallery at Spalding University
Jefferson Community and Technical College Student Educators will be on hand to help you create an intergenerational work of art. Bring photos of your family, homes, anything you want to preserve in a simple Families ‘Jazz Writing’ experience. All participants will use what they bring or they can use the variety of art materials on hand. Students will teach a process called Jazz Writing. Jazz writing requires NO artistic skill, only the willingness to express and create. Working alongside younger family members, you will create a representative piece that speaks to your family name, origin, and its meaning.
Trading Card Workshops with Speed Art Museum Educators
Sunday, November 11th, 12pm- 3pm, The Huff Gallery at Spalding University
Artist Trading Card Starter Workshop Speed Art Museum Educators will be on hand to help you create fun Artist Trading Cards! Come experiment with mixed media on a small scale. Combine paper, fabric, embellishments, and stickers with stamping, stenciling, and other techniques to create artworks to collect and trade with family, friends, and others across the city.
Sunday, November 18th, 12pm- 3pm, The Huff Gallery at Spalding University
Artist Trading Card Make-It & Swap-It Workshop: Learn more techniques you can do at home and make even more small scale art treasures! Sign-up to participate in a city-wide postal swap.