LEONARDTOWN,MDJoin art instructor, Ms. Ellen Duke Wilson, in exploring fine arts at St. Clement’s Island Museum Art Kids classes this summer. Young artists will expand their understanding of art and history while learning to sketch, paint and sculpt. Students will also reflect on how making art can impact society in a positive way for future generations.

“We’re very grateful to have the very talented Elle Duke Wilson back for a third year to teach these popular classes,” says Christina Barbour, Site Manager of St. Clement’s Island Museum. “The children have loved coming to each class here at the museum and learning something new in a fun, creative way.”

At the end of each session, all participants will create an individualized work of art to share with their family and community. These classes are geared towards children ages 7 to 17. Preregistration is required and the price is $3 per child. All materials are provided and participants are asked to bring a light snack. Parents are encouraged to sign up soon as slots fill up quickly.

The following classes are scheduled for the summer:Putting Things in Perspective: Introduction to Drawing –June 22, 23, 24;Get to Know Me: Painting a Self-Portrait– July 6, 7, 8;Fashion Designer Then and Now: Concepts in Sculpting–July 20, 21, 22; August 10, 11, 12;Collage:A New DimensioninSelf-Portrait.

For more information regarding St. Clement’s Island Museum Art Kids, or to sign up your child, please call Christina Barbour at 301-769-4723. For more information or other events, visit  www.facebook.com/SCIMuseum

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