Jul
13
3:30 pm15:30

Itsy Bitsy Beings & Constructed Realities

Hamilton-Wenham Public Library | 14 Union Street, South Hamilton, MA
Free | More Information

Itsy Bitsy Beings | 3:30-5:30pm | Ages 11-15
Make your own insects, microbes, plankton, and tiny sculptures of all kinds in this assemblage workshop. Discover how to turn wire, e-waste, screws, and other odds and ends into real and imaginary creatures.

Constructed Realities  | 6:30-8:30pm | Adults (Ages 14+)
Learn how to express a significant event, dream, or a critical observation about your surroundings using 3D collage techniques. Using various paper ephemera your personal memory will become a surreal maquette!

Jul
19
3:30 pm15:30

Constructed Realities & Itsy Bitsy Being Jewelery

Reading Public Library | 64 Middlesex Ave, Reading, MA 01867
Free | More Information

Constructed Realities  | 3:30-5:30pm | Teens
Learn how to express a significant event, dream, or a critical observation about your surroundings using 3D collage techniques. Using various paper ephemera your personal memory will become a surreal maquette!

Itsy Bitsy Being Jewelery | 6:30-8:30pm | Adults
Make your own insects, microbes, plankton, and tiny sculptures of all kinds in this assemblage workshop. Discover how to turn wire, e-waste, screws, and other odds and ends into real and imaginary wearable creatures.

Jul
24
1:30 pm13:30

Itsy Bitsy Beings

Flint Memorial Library | 147 Park St, North Reading, MA
Grades K-5 | Free | More Information

Make your own insects, microbes, plankton, and tiny sculptures of all kinds in this assemblage workshop. Discover how to utilize a variety discarded books and magazines to craft these real and imaginary creatures with movable parts!

Jul
25
3:30 pm15:30

Summer Land-Escapes

Reading Public Library | 64 Middlesex Ave, Reading, MA 01867
Kids | Free | More Information

Picture yourself jumping in the ocean waves, building a sandcastle on the beach in the sunshine or camping under the stars in a redwood forest. Then turn that summer scene into a one-of-a-kind haiku book by collaging found text and imagery.

Aug
17
2:30 pm14:30

Community Cartographers

Forbes Library | 20 West St, Northampton, MA
Grades K-2 | Free | More Information

Participants will enliven their senses as they embark on journeys through school, home, and the community. Through blindfolded tours, experimental drawings, and tactile experiences, they will encounter their environment in unexpected ways. Reflecting on their sensory observations, students will create unique mixed media maps.

Aug
21
3:30 pm15:30

Art Cards - The Green Way!

Kington Public Library | 6 Green Street, Kingston, MA
Adults (Ages 12+) | Free | More information

Make your own handmade cards to give to friends and family. Discover how to use collage, pop-up, and other craft techniques to turn discarded greeting cards and paper ephemera into unique pieces of art.

Aug
22
11:00 am11:00

Light Impressions

Falmouth Public Library | 300 Main St, Falmouth, MA
Ages 7-12 | Free | More Information

Depict your dreams of the season through light, shadow, color, and shape. Transform a milk carton, mason jar, cereal box, and other discarded objects into a glowing tabletop sculpture or hanging artwork.


May
6
2:00 pm14:00

Light Impressions

Reading Public Library | 64 Middlesex Ave, Reading, MA 01867
Adults | Free | More Information

Depict your dreams of the season through light, shadow, color, and shape. Transform a milk carton, mason jar, cereal box, and other discarded objects into a glowing tabletop sculpture or hanging artwork.