• 07/25/2017 - 07/27/2017, 08/01/2017 - 08/03/2017, 08/08/2017 - 08/10/2017
  • 24 Second Street
    Athens, NY 12015
  • 518-945-2136

Free Summer Art Classes for Kids Ages 7-11

Students ages 7-11 can sign up now for free, yes totally free with materials supplied, art workshops. The Athens Cultural Center is offering exciting new workshops which take place Tuesdays-Thursdays, 12:30-2:30 pm, starting July 18th at 24 Second Street, Athens. The workshops are all taught by professional artists and art educators. Sign up for one week or all four.

During the Cut and Paste Collage workshop, July 18-20, we will combine color, texture and shapes using found materials to create original works of art.

In week two, July 25-27, participants will create Rod Puppets. Everyone will design and create their own puppet, decorate and dress them and learn how to make them come alive!

During week 3, August 1-3, create individual 3-D Sculptures using origami techniques and then work together on one large collaborative piece.

The final week, August 8-10, everyone will be Building Sculptures with Paper Mache by creating a skeleton, covering it in paper mache and painting our creations.

Chill our in our air conditioned studio and unleash your creativity. Sign up early before the workshops fill up! Enroll by email, info@athensculturalcenter.org or by calling 518-945-2136. Please check out our website, www.athensculturalcenter.org for more information on our programs, workshops, and exhibitions.

Rod Puppets

Hours: 12:30-2:30PM

3-D Sculptures

Hours: 12:30-2:30 PM

Paper Mache Sculptures

Hours: 12:30-2:30 PM

Athens Cultural Center
E-newsletter Sign-up
Sign up to receive information on special promotions, packages and events!
Greene County Tourism
700 Rte 23B, Leeds, NY 12451
800-355-CATS | 518-943-3223
® I LOVE NEW YORK is a registered trademark/service mark of the NYS Dept. of Economic Development; used with permission.