Family Workshop At U.Va
Art Museum To Focus On Native American Art
April 10, 2002--
family workshop in conjunction with the exhibit "Treasures
from the Earth: Art of Southwestern Native America"
May 5, 2-4:30 p.m.
REQUIRED BY APRIL 26
243-8874 or email@example.com
of Virginia Art Museum
Young Friends of the University of Virginia Art Museum are sponsoring
a multi-arts family festival at the museum on Sunday, May 5 from
2 to 4:30 p.m. The event is in conjunction with the special exhibition
"Treasures from the Earth: Art of Southwestern Native America"
on view at the museum through June 9.
will be able to discuss the various artworks in the exhibit. A hands-on
workshop will provide children, youth and adults the chance to make
an artwork inspired by the exhibition.
will be set up for weaving, making jewelry and painting pre-fired
pottery with Native American designs. The creations will reflect
themes associated with the art of Southwestern Native America, such
as the use of patterns and symmetrical designs as a way to connect
will also be storytelling and traditional Native-American music.
Refreshments will be provided.
festival is free and is appropriate for adults and children above
the age of 3. Parking will be available in the Culbreth Theater
are required by April 26. Call or email Mike Alexander at (434)
243-8874 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jane Ford, (434) 924-4298