Spring Break Crafts with the Taubman Museum of Art


>>>MANY KIDS ARE ON SPRING RAKE RIGHT NOW A GREAT TIME IS DOING CRAFTS WITH THEM. JOINING ME IS STEPHANIE FALLON AND KATRINA KING FROM THE MUSEUM OF ART. I AM ALWAYS LOOKING FOR A NEW CRAFT. I AM SICK OF HANDING MY KIDS KRANZ CRAYONS AND SAYING DO THIS. EVERYBODY KNOWS I LOVE FLOWERS.>>WHAT WE NEED, WE ARE MAKING THESE FLOWERS WHICH ARE COLORFUL. UNIT PAPER PLATES OF DIFFERENT SIZES. YOU ARE GOING TO CUT OUFLOWER DESIGNS. WE WILL CUT OUT THE BIGGEST PORTIONS. AND A STAPLER, YOU CAN USE MARKERS OR DO WATERCOLOR.>>I LOVE THAT WHAT IS THE FIRST THING?>>WE WILL CUT OUT A FLOWER DESIGN. IT CAN BE DONE IF YOU WANT TO TRACE IT AHEAD OF TIME.>>THAT IS WHAT I WOULD HAVE TO DO.>>WE WILL MAKIT WONKY. FLOWERS ARNOT PERFECT.>>THIS IS EASY AND FUN IF YOU HAVE YOUNGER KIDS, YOU CAN DO THIS PART FOR THEM.>>IF YOU ARE GOING TO DO COLORING WITH MARKERS OR CRAYONS, I WOULD COLOR EACH INDIVIDUAL PLANT AND DO A FUN DESIGN ON EACH ONE BEFORE YOU LAYER THEM AND. IN. WE HAVE TWO OTHER PORTIONS, PUT ONE ON TOP OF THE OTHER. THEN, TAKE THE STAPLER .>>>I LIKE THAT MORE I AM SICK OF GLUE.>>NO GLUE INVOLVED.>>IT IS EASY STAPLING IT.>>ONCE YOU HAVE IT STAPLED, YOU CAN MANIPULATE THE PAPER PLATES AND FOLD THEM A LITTLE BIT. TO MAKE IT MORE 3-D.>>IT IS MORE INTERESTING AND FUN.>>IF YOU COME AND DO THIS WITH US AT ART ADVENTURE, WE HAVE FLOWER DECALS. ALSO TOOLS AS WELL.>>YOU CAN WALK US THROUGH AND TELL US ABOUT WHAT IS GOING ON AT ART VENTURE THIS WEEK .>>>THIS IS SPRING RAKE WEEK STARTING WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19, WE WILL FEATURE FIVE NEW ART ACTIVITIES EACH DAY. ALL INSPIRED BY OUR AMERICAN IMPRESSIONISM IN THE GARDEN LOTS OF FLOWERS, LANDSCAPES AND GREENERY.>>HOW MUCH DOES ART VENTURE USUALLY COST?>>FIVE DOLLARS A CHILD AND FREE TO PARENTS ON SATURDAY, WE WILL HAVE THE FREE ART VENTURE COMMUNITY DAY. FREE TO EVERYBODY. WE WILL HAVE OPERA ROANOKE AND A DEMO OF AMERICAN IMPRESSIONISM.>>YOU HAVE SUMMER CAMP?>>YES, STARTING JUNE 5 IF YOU LIKE WHAT WE DO, THIS IS A GOOD PREVIEW TO SEE WHAT SUMMER CAMP WILL BE LIKE. STARTING JUNE 5 WITH DIFFERENT ACTIVITIES.>>HOW DO YOU SIGN UP? SO GO TO OUWEBSITE.>>SPRAY PAINT DID NOT WORK WELL, BUT IT IS PRETTY.