Family ArtsBash 2016

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Thank you to everyone who helped make the day possible. Watch for information on Family ArtsBash 2017, coming next spring!

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Saturday, May 21, 2016, 1-5pm

1 – 4:30 PM Afrikan Healing Circle – Dance & Drums

Listen to the sound of the drums and hear the heartbeat of the people. Watch a performance and demonstration of dance and drums. You might just be invited to join in!

1 – 4:30 PM Chocolate Art

Melt, swirl, sweep and watch the magic happen. This edible art will delight!

1 – 4:30 PM Clay Creations

Create your own mini ceramic piece with an artist using air dry clay and acrylic paints.

1 – 4:30 PM Creating with Coffee Filters

You will be amazed at what you can construct with coffee filters.

1 – 4:30 PM Paper Dolls

Design and dress your own paper dolls with historical art figures

1 – 4:30 PM Snap Bar – Props & Pics

Share with your family and friends all the fun you’re having at F.A.B. by taking pics with props at the Snap Bar photo booth

1 – 4:30 PM Sleepy Hollow Performing Art Center – Rhythm & Dance

Watch and participate in classic and modern dance moves performed by artists from SHPAC.

1 – 4:30 PM Beyond Wonder Woman: Make your Own Action Hero (All Ages)

In this workshop, participants are inspired to answer the question: If you were a super hero, what would be your super power? They’ll create an action hero figurine and tell his/her story. Or they can design their own action hero accessories to wear home.

1 – 4:30 PM Bach to Rock

Enjoy a music performance and hands-on musical demonstration workshop.

1:00 – 5:00 PM New England Fashion & Design Assoc.

Learn the basics in Fashion Illustration, utilizing black and white sketching techniques. Participants will be given an introduction to proportion, balance, and composition and will be amazed at what they create!

1:00 – 5:00 PM Whole Foods

Kids can spin a prize wheel to win an array of prizes as well as enjoy a healthy snack of fresh fruits!WholeFoods

1:00 – 5:00 PM Bright Beads Bracelet

Enjoy making a bright bead bracelet to take home with you.

1:00 – 5:00 PM Secret Message Card-Making Workshop

Inspired by Rebecca Mushtare’s installation for SHE: Deconstruction Female Identity, use magic, temperature-sensitive paints to create notecards and postcards with hidden messages and images.

1:30 – 4:30 PM Face Painting

From flora to fauna, it’s just plain fun to paint your face! Artists will transform your precious palette into a colorful design.

1:30 PM Songs & Rhymes for 2-5 years old

Courtesy of Alliance Francaise

2:00 PM Kids learn their first words in French!

Kids cooking, face painting, games with prizes, and arts & crafts, all in French, courtesy of Alliance Francaise. Age: 6-12.

3:00 PM Songs & Rhymes for 2-5 years old

Courtesy of Alliance Francaise

3:00 PM Win a $25 coupon for our French Immersion Summer Camp! Raffle

Take a chance to win a $25 coupon to be used in one of our Summer Camps weeks, courtesy of Alliance Francaise.

PLUS, IN THE GALLERY: Plan to visit our spring art exhibition She: Deconstructing Female Identity, an exhibit in which eleven artists explore what it means to be a woman in contemporary America.

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