Family ArtsBash 2017

Enjoy a day of fun for the whole family at Family ArtsBash. ArtsWestchester offers children’s art activities, open artist studios, graffiti murals and more in the gallery from 1-5pm in downtown White Plains. Suggested Family Donation: $10

Saturday, May 20, 2017, 1-5pm

**schedule and events subject to change without notice**


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

Lis26614676093_5b0693e2eb_oten 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 Name Plates

Mold and manipulate clay so you can create a stylish name plate.

1 – 4:30 PM Drumming

Kids enhance listening/comprehension and sequencing skills by listening to musicians drum and repeating the beats.

1 – 4:30 PM Feltmaking with Artist Elena Rosenberg

Explore the ancient fiber art of Wet Felting. Enjoy hands-on demonstrations, using wool, water, soap, and your imagination. All ages welcome to drop-in, no experience necessary.

27123128682_bc207422c3_o1 – 4:30 PM Keith Haring Inspired Squares

Create your own Keith Haring-inspired blocked pictures.

1 – 4:30 PM Spin Art

Learn to use a salad spinner as a turntable to create unique splattered art.

1 – 4:30 PM Styrofoam Printing

Imagine, sketch and make your own unique stamp.

1:30 – 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.

1:30 – 4:30 PM Face Painting

From fun to fantastical designs, let our talented face painters turn your face into their canvas!

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 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 FROM THE STREETS: An exhibition of Urban Art, featuring murals, paintings, photography, sculpture and installations from by over 30 artists at the cutting edge of their discipline.

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