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Artful April: Spring Break Workshops

April 11, 2023 @ 9:30 am - April 14, 2023 @ 12:00 pm

Join the Lyman Allyn for fun artful learning over Spring Break!

Workshops are half-day, drop-off programs, where we explore the Museum and create art. Workshops are designed for children ages 6-12 and run from 9:30 – 12 pm. Sign up for just one, or all four!

Dates & Themes

Tuesday, April 11: Wonderous Bugs
Enjoy learning about bugs and nature with the “Small Wonders” exhibition. Make a “puffy” giant butterfly and patchwork bugs to take home.

Wednesday, April 12: Celebrating My Life
Take inspiration from the exhibition “Where Children Sleep.” Paint a self-portrait and make a diorama of your room.

Thursday, April 13: Marvelous Mashups
Learn about the different ways collage and assemblages have been used in fine art. Make your own mixed media 2D and 3D works of art.

Friday, April 14: On Land and in the Sea
Enjoy looking at local land and seascapes on view in the Museum’s permanent collection. Use a variety of painting materials to represent scenes of our southeastern Connecticut surroundings.


Members: $22 per workshop
Non-members: $25 per workshop
Signing up more than one child? Ask about our sibling discount!
Scholarships available for New London residents.

Space is limited and registration is required.
>>Register here

For more information please contact us at 860.443.2545 ext. 2110 or gipstein@lymanallyn.org.


April 11, 2023 @ 9:30 am
April 14, 2023 @ 12:00 pm


Lyman Allyn Art Museum
625 Williams Street
New London, CT 06320 United States
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