Museum Explorers: Imagination with Judy Schachner
Build amazing stories around works of art and express your thoughts through a creative and collaged fashion statement. Judy Schachner is a New York Times best selling author and illustrator of over 23 books for children, including the Skippyjon Jones series and Sarabella’s Thinking Cap.
Discover The Art of Stories presented by PNC Arts Alive in four Thursday morning workshops designed for children ages 2 to 8 accompanied by their grownups. Inspired by the exhibition, N. C. Wyeth: New Perspectives, each week will feature appearances by award-winning children's book illustrators as well as interactive gallery and art activities. Participate in one or all of these workshops!
Museum Explorer Events:
July 11: Nifty Nature with Jennifer Hansen Rolli
See nature through the eyes of an artist and use oil pastels to capture the beauty of Brandywine.
July 18: Creative Characters with Gene Barretta
From pirates to pigs, seek out traditional and unusual portrait subjects and assemble an original 3-D character worthy of a storybook.
July 25: Fantastic Journeys with David Wiesner
Embark on an adventurous trek through the Museum seeking inspiration for a fantastical craft.
August 1: Imagination with Judy Schachner
Build amazing stories around works of art and express your thoughts through a creative and collaged fashion statement.
This program is part of The Art of Stories presented by PNC Arts Alive—a multidisciplinary celebration of the narrative arts and the ways in which stories are crafted, saved and shared including discussions, performances and opportunities for artistic self-expression.