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Family Art Workshops

Stop by the Albuquerque Museum School during your visit to make an art project. We welcome families to the Museum with weekly opportunities to get creative together.

When

Apr 05, 2025
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM

Where

Albuquerque Museum
2000 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
505-243-7255

Description

All ages will enjoy our family art projects. Work on a new project each week. Try your hand working with a variety of art mediums — all materials supplied. Child and grown-up friendly! 

MAY 25

Teeter-Totter Mobiles

Check out the newest work in Common Ground, Teeter-Totter (Ronald Real and Virginia San Fratello, 2019), which created a powerful yet playful community at the US-Mexico border. Then come make your own teeter-totter inspired mobile using cardboard, fabric, paper and string!

Instructor:  Harley Kirschner

 

Meet Your Instructors.

Harley Kirschner is a mixed media artist and art instructor. He has a passion for mixed media, incorporating many different techniques into each object he makes. Although his roots are in collage and painting, he has been exploring place-based art for over a decade with students and has created permanent installations on his own. This is where his passion for garden art comes in. In addition to creating magical worlds, Harley has a passion for textiles and is always exploring new techniques to enliven fabric.

Michelle (Shelly) Korte is a multimedia artist—painting, drawing, sculpting, collaging, writing, printmaking, and performing. She is fascinated by the ways in which ecology, industry and ceremony interest - defining the role of humans as animals, consumers, and healers. As a curious traveler and investigator, Shelly has taught and shown her work around the world for over 20 years. As an educator, she also allows art to be a conduit of self-inquiry, expression, and problem solving. She has lived in the Manzano Mountains of Tijeras, NM with her young son since 2014 where she has been growing a creative, communal arts and healing space.

Price

Workshops are included with paid admission. General admission: $3–$6. Purchase tickets to Albuquerque Museum in person or online.

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Family Art Workshops

Family Art Workshops

Contact

Elizabeth Becker
505-764-6515