DoodleBugs: Art & Neigh-ture

By: Library Staff September 29, 2021

Saddle up for a silly but sweet horse story, see a couple of horses we have on view right now at the museum, and then use items you find outdoors to create a found object collage. Check for a list of materials you’ll need if you’d like to create along with us. All ages…

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DoodleBugs: Red + White + Blue

By: Library Staff July 23, 2021

What do you get when you mix white with red or blue? What if you mix in more and more white? The French word is ombré; artists call it value. We’ll experiment today, and turn it into a cool and delicious-looking work of art. To do the art project along with Miss Erin, you’ll need…

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Coffee Filter Art Kit

By: Library Staff April 12, 2021

YLAH Coffee Filter Art Kit The idea for this project came from Chelsey of the Buggy & Buddy blog.  You can also visit the Kitchen Table Classroom for how to make coffee filter flowers. In your kit: Coffee Filters Pipe Cleaners Pipettes Markers Additional Supplies Needed: Scissors Small glass jar/mug Water Directions: 1. Use a…

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Alma Thomas Inspired Mosaic!

By: Library Staff February 1, 2021

February YLAH Family Kit: Mosaics Supply List: Construction Paper Scissors Glue Directions: 1. Select a solid sheet of construction paper to use as your canvas. 2. Cut scrap or additional sheets of construction paper into squares or shapes. 3. Glue shapes onto your canvas creating a design or pattern. 4. Remember your littles can’t do…

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