Art Workshops for Children

Groundwork Hudson and Blue Door Artist Association will be conducting a series of free children’s workshops every Saturday until August 31st in Van der Donck Park in Yonkers.


10:30 to 12:00 noon UNDER THE SEA COLLAGRAPHY, with artist Haifa Bint-Kadi Participants will use found objects to create a printing plate inspired by the species of the Hudson and Saw Mill rivers, and the estuary and create a beautiful monotype print on an array of papers that can be framed or used to make cards.

12:30 to 2:00 pm COLLAGES WITH HUDSON RIVER ANIMALS, with Blue Door artist Leslie Miller. Older children (age 8+) will cut out illustrations of threatened and vulnerable animals and learn statistics about the Hudson River Valley animal populations. Participants will draw and paint and use numbers, text and cutouts to create collages.

Event Location and Ticket Information

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Van der Donck Park
Larkin Plaza
Yonkers, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Date: Saturday, August 17, 2013
Times: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Ticket pricing:
Free event
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Presenter: Blue Door Gallery
Presenter Phone: 914-375-2151

Sponsor Message

Free Art Workshops by the Water’s Edge Saturdays from July 13th to August 31st in Van der Donck Park at the Saw Mill River Daylighting, Downtown Yonkers Bring your family, children and teens welcomed, to participate in art activities bringing us closer to the river and estuary!