FREE & FUN

You don’t have to spend money to create and learn about art at Krasl Art Center! These educational programs are free & available to the public.

In lieu of in-person or virtual Family Days & Nights, Krasl Art Center will be handing out Art Fundle Activity packs the second weekend of the month. these “fun bundles” contain art supplies for approximately 3 people, as well as a detailed lesson plan for the whole family to do together. Art Fundles are FREE and FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED at KAC’s Front Desk.

Updates to this program will be posted here, in our our e-newsletters and on KAC’s Facebook page.


FAMILY NIGHTS WITH THE BENTON HARBOR PUBLIC LIBRARY

SECOND WEDNESDAYS OF THE MONTH, 5 – 6:30 PM
FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

KAC is excited to continue partnering with the Benton Harbor Public Library to present free and fun art activities for families. 

OCTOBER: PAINTING PUMPKINS (& GOURDS!)

‘Tis the season for pumpkins! Express yourself and celebrate by painting on these members of the squash family with your family. 1 pumpkin per participant, no more than 5 pumpkins per family.

Funbdle Pick-Up: Sunday, October 11th & Monday, October 12th

NOVEMBER 11: ERIC CARLE CREATIONS

Eric Carle is an American designer, illustrator, and writer of children’s books. He is most noted for The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and has a distinct style. Get inspired by Carle’s books and create your very own Carle-inspired creatures and creations! 

DECEMBER 9: SNOWFLAKE MOBILES

Mobiles are decorative structures that are suspended in the air, freely turning in the breeze. Create your own mobile out of paper and wire, inspired by the snowflakes that fall from the sky this time of year.


FAMILY DAYS

SECOND SATURDAYS OF THE MONTH, 11 AM-12:30 PM
FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Adults and children learn and create side-by-side in these mini art activities.

OCTOBER: PAINTING PUMPKINS (& GOURDS!)

‘Tis the season for pumpkins! Express yourself and celebrate by painting on these members of the squash family with your family. 1 pumpkin per participant, no more than 5 pumpkins per family.

Funbdle Pick-Up: Sunday, October 11th & Monday, October 12th

NOVEMBER 14: HARVEST CORNUCOPIAS 

Celebrate the end of the harvest season by creating a miniature cornucopia out of found objects and mixed media materials.

DECEMBER 12: SKI SLOPE RACING

Create your own miniature snowboarder out of mixed media materials to race down a giant ski slope! Toboggans, skis and sliding penguins are also eligible for racing.


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