213 E WALL ST, BENTON HARBOR, MI 49022
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.
Spruce up your bookbags and jackets with buttons you design! Bring in your own photograph, cut up magazines or use drawing materials to create images from scratch. The circumference of the button is 2 1/4″.
Alexander Calder is best known for his mobile sculptures designed to hang from the ceiling and move with air currents. Learn to use wire and other simple materials to create your own Calder inspired mobile.
Did you know there are many ways to experiment with watercolor painting? Create works of art with watercolor paint, wax, crayons and lots of different textures. It’s practically like performing magic tricks while you’re painting!
707 LAKE BLVD., ST JOSEPH, MI 49085
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.
Take inspiration from the art on view, Lines with Power & Purpose: Editorial Cartoons, and learn to develop your own cartoon character or create your own comic strip. There’s no better place to make art than in front of it..
Alexander Calder is known for his sculptures and mobiles (See March 11: Family Night), but did you know he also used wire as a 3-dimensional drawing tool? Learn to bend wire with simple tools to create your own sculptures inspired by Calder.
Create colorful paper lanterns using simple materials like paper, scissors, glue and markers. Participants can draw their own designs with markers or combine patterned paper and add embellishments.
Krasl Art Center is thrilled to be a venue for the 2020 Coastline Children’s Film Festival! Join us for screenings throughout this two-week festival, including the premiere and the grand finale screenings with live music by Dr. Larry Schanker! Donations are appreciated. Visit www.coastlinechildrensfilmfestival.com for film descriptions, age recommendations and the full schedule and partner screening locations.
SCREENINGS AT KRASL ART CENTER:
(ALL TITLES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
6 PM Opening Night Costume Contest & Party with music by Brandon Mattson- come dressed as your favorite animated character!
7 PM Kid Flix 1 (60 min)
2:30 PM NYICFF Kid Flicks Two (72 min)
6:30 PM The Case of Hana & Alice, (100 min)
6:30 PM Everybody Knows Elizabeth Murray, (60 min)
1:00 PM Dutch Animation Celebration (74 min)
4 PM Finale Silent Films with Buster Keaton One Week (25 min) and Go West!, (70 min) with piano accompaniment by Dr. Larry Schanker