Spring 2018: April 27 - May 6

Tagged: “Family friendly”

Open Arts Day 2016

Open Arts Day 2016

The Arsenal Center for the Arts hosts its annual free family-friendly, Open Arts Day event. The drop-in open house features visual and performing arts workshops taught by the skilled Arsenal Arts & Watertown Children’s Theatre staff. Participants can experiment with Clay (handbuilding and pottery wheel), printmaking, mixed-media and other art activities for the whole family. This year’s […]

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TILL MusicWave

TILL MusicWave

“Ride the Wave” TILL’s Black Box Theatre invites you to experience The Music Wave. Join the Wave Band as you compose and record your own songs. Join us as we create a day-long expression of love, peace and inclusion. Inspired by our own talented musicians performing at our first TILL Music Festival and a recent […]

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Berimbau Class

Berimbau Class

The berimbau (/bərɪmˈbaʊ/) is a single-string percussion instrument, a musical bow, from Brazil. Originally from Africa where it received different names, the berimbau was eventually incorporated into the practice of the Afro-Brazilian martial art capoeira. During the Berimbau Class you will learn how to play the berimbau. A professional instructor will explain the essential parts […]

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“MISSING” – Make Public Art!

“MISSING” – Make Public Art!

Participate in “MISSING”- an art installation about endangered species by artist Susan Israel. Pick an animal, tap into your creativity and create your own ‘missing pet’ poster. Then share your poster on social media and in your community in a guerrilla art campaign to raise awareness about impacts of climate change. Spend as much or […]

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Eat, Love, Paint on the Farm

Eat, Love, Paint on the Farm

Join chef Jan Buhrman of The Kitchen Porch Culinary Adventures and Creative Catalyst, Melissa D’Antoni of Fire Tree Studios at The Farm Institute on Martha’s Vineyard to explore our relationship to locally grown cuisine as we delight in the senses with a cooking demo and creative experience while dining on the farm! We will celebrate […]

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Family Discovery Day – All About Art

Family Discovery Day – All About Art

Celebrate art and the creative spirit during this family-friendly art extravaganza! See the creative endeavors of talented teens featured in special exhibition Student Art Competition and vote for your favorite piece. Explore materials and techniques found in the exhibition or try a traditional art form inspired by Fruitlands’ historic collections. Explore the walking trails and […]

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Uhry and Brown’s PARADE Post-Show Discussion

Uhry and Brown’s PARADE Post-Show Discussion

Please join us for  a post-show discussion about PARADE featuring a conversation with director Clay Hopper and the company on Tuesday, May 3rd, following the 7:30pm performance. Tickets are required to attend the performance and the post-show discussion. Tickets are: $12 General Public | $10 BU Alumni, WGBH and WBUR members, Huntington Theatre Company Subscribers | […]

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Metal Casting & Sam Adams Tour

Aluminum Sand Casting Workshop! Learn the basics of metal casting, watch the molten metal flow and leave with an aluminum object! Afterwards walk across the street to quench your thirst during an exclusive ArtWeek tour of the Sam Adams Brewery and enjoy a cookie from Ula Cafe. Workshop age minimum is 10 years old with […]

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Make a Silver Ring & Sam Adams

Make a Silver Ring & Sam Adams

Make A Ring Workshop! Learn the basics of jewelry making in this introduction. Beginners welcome! Students use a torch to solder and anneal their metal, size, file, cut and finish their rings. Practice rings in copper and finished rings in silver. Afterwards, an exclusive, ArtWeek participant tour of the Sam Adams Brewery, located across the […]

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Weld A Critter/ Sam Adams Tour

Weld A Critter/ Sam Adams Tour

Play with fire in this beginner workshop! Learn the basics of MIG Welding, shop safety, using tools and equipment. After you get the gist of welding, you create a small sculpture! We provide all of the safety gear and materials. MIG welding is sort like using a hot glue gun with a wire feed running […]

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