Explore the challenges and opportunities of transparent watercolors: graded washes, controlling edges, masking, etc.
Explore the Science Museum and find the Roving Scientist. You never know what kind of demonstrations and hands-on activities they have in store for you! Free with museum admission!
Wistariahurst Museum was the home of prominent silk manufacturer, William Skinner and his family. Delve into the lives and elegant style of two generations of the Skinner family through a guided tour featuring elaborate architecture, paintings, decorative arts and textiles.
Learn how to research your ancestry using the extensive resources available including genealogical websites.
Come explore hands-on play and activity stations, make new friends, and learn about our world. Open to all children 0-5 with their caregivers. Activities may include puzzles, art activities, photo booth, exploring Dr. Seuss’ short stories on tablets, puppets, sensory bins, and Playdoh.
Have you ever renovated a space, selected paint colors and wallpaper, purchased furniture, accessories, art, pillows and rugs that seemed wonderfully coordinated, only to discover that the components did not come together as expected? Then it’s possible one or several of the 7 principles of design were overlooked.
In the middle of the nineteenth century, May Alcott took art classes in Boston, wandered in the woods with pen and ink, started and ran her own art school, illustrated the first edition of her sister Louisa’s best-selling novel, Little Women, and left Massachusetts to sketch and study in London and Paris.