Looking for something for your child to do over Winter break? Sign them up for a workshop at the Des Moines Art Center and let them explore their love of art and literature.
About the Workshops:
Get lost in your favorite children’s book and join us in the studio for these exciting camps during winter break. Morning and afternoon workshops are available for Pre-K–Kindergarten |Grades 1– 3 | Grades 4– 6.
$18 ($15) per session / Material fee $5 | Supervised lunchtime is available for $5 per day; students must bring their own lunch.
Jumanji Junk Animals
Turn the studio into a jungle and build wild animals from recycled materials; inspired by the fantastical tale, Jumanji by Chris van Allsburg.
Monday, December 29 / 9:30 –11:30 am
Charlie and the Art Factory
Invent, draw, and collage a whimsical factory like in Roald Dahl’s classic story, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
Monday, December 29 / 12:30 – 2:30 pm
Where the Wild Things Art
Create zany Wild Things masks and puppets inspired by Maurice Sendak’s classic characters in Where the Wild Things Are.
Tuesday, December 30 / 9:30 –11:30 am
Learn how to tell a story using nothing but a drawing. Students will learn about the whimsical book Tuesday by David Wiesner.
Tuesday, December 30 / 12:30 – 2:30 pm
For more information and/or to register for a workshop, click here.