HOMESCHOOL ART CLASS ANNOUNCED

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SYRACUSE, NY (January 26, 2016) – The Everson Museum of Art is pleased to announce a new art class for homeschool students. Art Explorers is a six-session art class which meets Wednesday afternoons from Noon – 2.00pm, February 24 – March 30. The class is designed to make it easy for homeschool families to include art as part of their studies. Participants ages 10 – 17 will focus on several different artists and styles and will experiment in sculpture, painting and printmaking. Students will also have opportunities to engage in guided exploration and sketching in the Museum galleries.

Curator of Education Kimberly Griffiths said, “These classes provide a welcoming and fun environment for homeschooled children interested in expanding their artistic horizons.”

Art Explorers is $80 for Everson members and $100 for non-members. Pre-registration is required, materials will be provided, and space is limited. To register, please contact Griffiths at [email protected] or (315) 474 6064 x308.

 

ABOUT THE EVERSON

The Everson Museum of Art, whose roots extend to 1897, is internationally recognized for its extensive and significant collection of ceramics, its pioneering art video collection and its distinctive structural design by the noted architect I.M. Pei.

The Everson is open to the public Wednesday – Friday and Sunday Noon – 5.00pm, Thursday Noon – 8.00pm, and Saturday 10.00am – 5.00pm. For more information, please visit www.everson.org or follow us on social media.

The operation of the Everson Museum of Art is made possible with funding from the Dorothy and Marshall M. Reisman Foundation, the County of Onondaga administered by the CNY Arts, The Trust for Cultural Resources of Onondaga County, the New York State Council on the Arts, a state agency, the Everson Board of Trustees and Everson Members’ Council.