Art in NYC

    149-19 38th Avenue Flushing, NY 11354

    07/26/2017

    13:00 To 15:30

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    Educator Elaine Young introduces nature-based printing techniques to create lovely summer banners you can hang up at home. We’ll be using leaves, flowers, and other plant parts to explore plant pigments and create all kinds of designs by pounding the natural materials into strips of fluttering fabric. Read more…

    149-19 38th Avenue Flushing, NY 11354

    08/02/2017

    13:00 To 15:30

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    Local artist Phyllis Ger puts a modern spin on the centuries-old paper craft. Quilling, also known as paper filigree, involves rolling, shaping, and gluing strips of paper together to create decorative designs on greeting cards, jewelry, and more. Learn about the history of quilling and make something beautiful. Read more…

    149-19 38th Avenue Flushing, NY 11354

    08/09/2017

    13:00 To 15:30

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    Grab a pair of our binoculars and search for the remarkable in the ordinary. Museum educator Emma Bonanomi leads a birding scavenger hunt so visitors can find creative inspiration in our backyard habitat. Then we’ll be making paper bird mobiles for you to build, decorate, and take home. Read more…

    Madison Square Park, 11 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10010, USA

    07/25/2017

    10:00 To 12:00

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    Held weekly on Tuesdays, from 10am-12pm, Art in the Park is a series of workshops led by artist instructors from across several disciplines, including art, music, and poetry. Children will have an opportunity to express their creativity while exploring our current Mad. Sq. Art exhibition: Josiah McElheny’s Prismatic Park. Read more…