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EXHIBIT – OUT OF THE ATTIC @ Creative Discovery Museum
Oct 8 all-day

Remember that great piece from one of our old exhibits? You know; the one you enjoyed so much but haven’t seen for a while? What ever happened to that? Well, it’s been in our “Attic” and it’s coming back out! See what we’ve had stashed away from old exhibits in this “everything old is new again” exhibit!

Oct 8 all-day

Featuring the theme of action adventures popular in children’s books and movies, the homegrown exhibition invites visitors to jump into “Action Star Training” – play activities that build strength, coordination, balance and endurance.

STORY TIME – Diary of a Spider @ Creative Discovery Museum
Oct 8 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm

What do spiders do all day? What do they think about? Find out in this charming book by Doreen Cronin.

Art Studio Activity – Andy Warhol Flowers
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Guests will participate in a discussion of this famous artist and learn about the art form of printmaking along with creating their own piece of pop art.

Art Studio Activity – Marbling
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Marble paper during Open Art Studio time. Create your own colorful masterpiece and proudly display it at home.

Art Studio Activity – Eric Carle Art
Oct 8 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Create fun art in the style of Eric Carle.

Art Studio Activity – Marble Painting
Oct 8 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Guests will experiment using various mediums to create their own marble print to take home.

Art Studio Activity – Painted Tissue Paper
Oct 8 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Guests will discuss the works of Eric Carle and learn about the way to make collage paper the way this famous artist made his paper pictures.

Artist in Residency: Isela Arredondo
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Isela Arredondo, local artist and jewelry maker, is the third artist featured in our Artist in Residency Program! Isela will be in the Museum’s Art Studio every Saturday and Sunday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. through October 15. Each week Isela will be offering instruction to guests interested in jewelry making.

“We are excited to present this new level of artist instruction to our guests which will allow children and adults the chance to meet a professional artist, observe as the artist demonstrates her craft, and work directly with the artist to create a unique artform,” said Liza Blair, arts manager at Creative Discovery Museum.

All activities are included with Museum admission. Don’t miss this great opportunity to learn from and create alongside Isela Arredondo!

The residency is part of an Equity in the Arts program funded through ArtsBuild and the Benwood Foundation. Arredondo is one of three local artists to present multi-week residencies in the Museum. Each artist will be at the Museum for two-hours a day, two days per week until the residencies end in December 2017.

Kitchen Lessons – Checkerboard Cookies @ Creative Discovery Museum
Oct 8 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Guests will learn how to follow instructions by reading a recipe to completion as well as use new kitchen skills in our test kitchen as they learn to knead dough and create a pattern in baking cookies.

Please Note: With the wide range of known food allergies, the museum can not guarantee that this program is allergen free. Please contact the Museum in advance if food allergies are a concern for your family.