Winter Workspace Workshop: Papermaking From Your Backyard
This event has already taken place. Click here for the latest events.11-01-2014 12:00:00 11-01-2014 12:00:00 America/New_York Winter Workspace Workshop: Papermaking From Your Backyard | 1-4pm Gain insight into Winter Workspace artist Aron Louis Cohen's creative process and explore the winter landscape as a source of inspiration. The artist gives an introduction to making paper in your home from the plants around you. Then learn which plants are suitable for growing or gathering, how to process them, and the basics of sheet forming. Each participant will take home their own handmade paper. Open to all visitors ages 12 and older when accompanied by an adult. Registration required, online at wavehill.org, onsite at the Perkins Visitor Center, or by calling 718-549-3200 x251. Free with admission to the grounds. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=152148 Wave Hill Wave Hill
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Venue Description: See natural beauty at its finest at Wave Hill, the 28-acre public garden and cultural center in the Bronx. Overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades, Wave Hill's true view lies in the park's magnificent gardens and landscapes. Horticulture and the arts programs for children, teenagers, and teachers are hosted by Wave Hill. Its grounds serve as living laboratories for science exploration. A memorable and scenic venue location, the Wave Hill House, built in 1843, is available for meetings, conferences, celebrations, and photo shoots. Wave Hill House was home to many celebrated icons, including Theodore Roosevelt and Mark Twain.
On weekends from 10am-1pm, the whole family can enjoy with a naturally creative Family Art Project. Wave Hill's visual arts program presents artworks in the galleries and on the grounds that engage the public in a dialogue with nature, culture, and site.
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