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Spring Break Madness

Apr 14 - Apr 16

Spring Break Madness


April 14 to 16


3 Virtual Programs

Requirements

An internet connection, microphone and camera-enabled computer or smartphone is required. These programs will be delivered via the video conferencing app Zoom. You do not require a Zoom account to participate; the link to access the program will be sent to you upon registration in a confirmation email and again prior to the program start time.

Virtual Family Tour of Uprising: The Power of Mother Earth
April 14 – 16 • 11 am

Gather the family for an interactive virtual exploration of artist Christi Belcourt’s career. An experienced McMichael docent will guide your family through the very first retrospective of the artist’s work while sharing fascinating stories behind the art. This virtual tour will challenge the way you view the art, nature, and our place within the natural world.

Duration: 45-minute Zoom session

Age: Children ages 8 to 15 and their families

Cost: Free, registration required

Capacity: 12 registrants (one registration per family)

Storytelling Circle with Bonnie Marcus
April 14 – 16 • 12:30 and 3:30 pm

Spring is in the air! Join us on a virtual, interactive adventure exploring the first signs of the changing seasons. Captivate your family with the playful stories behind some of the McMichael’s most beloved spring-inspired artworks! Collaborate on simple art activities together that will encourage you and your family to step outside and discover nature’s gentle awakening following a long winter slumber.

Duration: 45-minute Zoom session

Age: Children ages 4 to 7 and their families

Cost: Free, registration required

Capacity: 12 registrants (one registration per family)

Mixed Media Art Workshop
April 14 – 16 • 1:30 pm

Creativity alert! We invite all young artists and their families to join us and unleash their imaginations with a mixed media collage activity. Draw, paint and cut and paste to your heart’s content as you create a stunning Robin & Coneflowers collage. Follow along as our experienced art instructor guides you through a creative journey exploring innovative techniques in this fun art activity!

Duration: 45-minute Zoom session

Age: Children ages 6 to 12 and their families

Cost: Free, registration required

Capacity: 12 registrants (one registration per family)

Mixed Media Robin Collage

In this simple art activity, we are going to be creating a paper cut-out of a robin standing in a small puddle surrounded by beautiful spring flowers. We will create the robin using coloured construction paper glued on top of our watercolour background.

*If you do not have a watercolour palette, you can either use construction paper cut-outs or pencil crayons where we use our watercolour palette.

Materials list:

  • Watercolour paper (normal paper will work fine as well)
  • Colored construction paper
  • Watercolour palette
  • Pencil
  • Paintbrush
  • Gluestick
  • Scissors
  • Pencil crayons, markers OR pastels (if you’d like to add more detail)

Details

Start:
Apr 14
End:
Apr 16
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Venue

10365 Islington Ave
Kleinburg, Ontario L0J1C0 Canada
Phone:
1(905) 893-1121

Organizer

McMichael
Phone:
905.893.1121
Email:
info@mcmichael.com
Website:
https://mcmichael.com/