Gourd Art for Kids and Families
Gourd Art for Kids and Families - July 29th from 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Price: $35
Workshop Instructor: Donna Smith

You don’t need to be able to draw to create spectacular gourd art. Come learn how in this hands-on workshop with gourd artist, Donna Smith. This learnshop is a perfect inter-generational experience. Donna will bring gourds in a variety of sizes and shapes and each participant can select the one they want to decorate using a variety of paints, pastels, markers and even glitter. Donna will have designs participants can use or she will help them create their own original ideas for decorating the surface of their gourd. Participant may also choose to make a gourd fairy house, decorating the inside and/or outside of the gourd and adding fairy-sized furniture.

• Location: Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea (Basement) - 200 Artisan Way

• Date/Time: July 29th from 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

• Break: NA

• Total Hours: 3 hours

• Price: $35.00 (Includes all materials and supplies.)

• Age: 6 & Up (Participants 6 - 8 MUST be accompanied by one parent, legal guardian or authorized adult through the duration of the workshop. If the parent, legal guardian or authorized adult wishes to participate, they must also register for the workshop. All participants under 18 MUST bring a Youth Authorization Form, completed and signed by a parent or legal guardian, found at this Attendees Resources link.)

• Difficulty: All levels

• Class Size: 6 Max

• Take Home: One or more original gourd art projects and materials for more to make at home.

• Notes: Please wear work clothes - this can get messy! Participants are welcome to bring any design ideas of their own.

• NOTE TO EDUCATORS: Educators attending this session will receive access to on-line cross-curricular resources, suggested classroom activities based on skills and concepts covered in session, and a certificate of participation for Professional Learning documentation.