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Flour Dough Sculpture Making

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  • Oct. 19, 2019, 1:00-2:30pm
  • Alley Pond Environmental Center
  • 228-06 Northern Blvd., Douglaston
  • Young elementary, Tween
  • $5

Join Master flour dough artist, Xun Ye, for this unique workshop in traditional Chinese flour dough sculpture. Participants will learn basic dough art techniques to create their own animal or flower sculptures. Ye will also share a brief history of this art form and will demonstrate the sculpting of a child’s face. All materials included.

About Alley Pond Environmental Center

228-06 Northern Blvd.

Douglaston, NY

718-229-4000

  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: Yes

  • The Alley Pond Environmental Center (APEC), a nonprofit environmental education organization, is dedicated to educating children and adults in the New York metropolitan area, protecting and preserving Alley Pond Park, open spaces and waterbodies, and advocating for sustainable environmental policies and practices.

    Alley Pond Park is the home of the Douglaston Estate Windmill, a reminder of their agricultural past. 


  • Play area: No
  • Party room: No