Exploring My City Through Art
STARTS FEBRUARY 25!
ENROLLMENT IS NOW OPEN – REGISTRATION CLOSES FEBRUARY 8!
Have fun exploring drawing, painting, illustration, and having creative fun. Get your own free take-home art kit then join us for a video lesson on our YouTube page – this is a great way to keep the kids busy this winter.
ENROLLMENT IS FREE – CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP!
Free Art Kit pick up is available every Thursday + Saturday: 2 – 4 PM, February 25 – April 13, 2021, at New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! located at 608 Pleasant Street in downtown New Bedford.
The student survey must be completed before the first art kit can be received.
Please email [email protected] for more information.
Download a pdf of the flyer here.
About the Program Enrolled students will receive special access to virtual field trips and more. New Bedford students will be able to participate for FREE. This program is designed for children in grades 4-5.
A limited number of Chromebooks are available to help students connect with us online. Please email [email protected] for more information.
Lesson 2: Under the Sea This three-part lesson will explore a variety of painting techniques as students learn the importance of keeping our oceans clean.
About Alison Wells
Alison Wells is a Trinidadian artist whose paintings have been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in galleries and museums in the United States, the Caribbean, and Europe. Wells received a MFA from the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, in Dartmouth, Massachusetts and a BFA from the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts in Kingston, Jamaica. Her paintings are part of private, public and corporate collections. Click here to read more!
Funded in part by the City of New Bedford’s Invest in Kids Program, the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, the Island Foundation, and the Barr-Klarman Massachusetts Arts Initiative