Free Visual Arts Workshop: Dream Kite Making, May 3, 2014, 1–3 p.m.

Dream Kites 2013
Participants of the 2013 workshop show off their dream kites.

Spring has come at last and with it comes another installment of the Extension Division’s Visual Arts Workshops for Teens and Children on May 3, 2014 from 1– 3 p.m. The final workshop in a series of four free visual arts workshops for children and teens will take place at Henry Guest House of the New Brunswick Free Public Library (address: 60 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick NJ 08901.)

In this free workshop, students will build a personal kite and create on it an inspiring vision and/or dream for the future. At the end of the workshop, they will fly it. Instruction will be by Mason Gross School of the Arts Extension Division faculty and all materials will be provided.

A list of all workshops may be found here. A list of previous workshops is below.

All teens and children in grades 3-8 from the New Brunswick area are welcome! Pre-registration is required. Please RSVP here.

For more information: | 732-932-8618 | Download event flyer

Children in grades 3-8 are invited to attend the FREE workshops listed below.

Location: All workshops are held at the historic Henry Guest House at the New Brunswick Public Library, 60 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901.

Thank you to our partners: the New Brunswick Free Public Library and Community Perspectives, who jointly support the presentation of these workshops. 

Dia de los Muertos Altars
October 26, 2013, 1-3 p.m.

Sculpt and decorate offerings honoring Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). Participants are encouraged to explore the experience of personal loss when making their creations. All images and objects made will be included in a single altar to conclude the workshop.

Native American Sand Painting
November 23, 2013 1-3pm

Help create a piece of the puzzle as we design a Native American-style mandala out of sand, leaves, and other materials. Personal designs will be joined together to make a single image at the end of the workshop.

Holi Color Celebration
March 15, 2014, 1-3 p.m.

Through paint and collage, artists will explore basic color relationships such as primaries, secondaries, complements, value, and saturation. Multicultural patterns and color symbolism will become the subject for abstract compositions.

Dream Kite Making
May 3, 2014, 1-3 p.m.

Students will create an inspiring vision and/or dream for the future on a personal kite they will build and fly at the end of the workshop.

Posted March 2014