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Monday: Art of Science [Ages 7-10]

04/16/2018 05:30 PM - 06/11/2018 07:00 PM ET


Youth Classes + Workshops


  • $200.00




The science of the world around us inspires artmaking and making art can teach us about science. (click title for more info)

Teaching Artist: Susan Mitrano
Mondays, 5:30-7:00pm: 8 sessions
April 16 - June 11, 2018 (no class 5/28)
Members: $182 | Regular: $200
Late fee of $25 will apply from April 9, 2018


Understanding science inspires and informs artmaking and making art can teach us about science. In this class, we will explore concepts in botany, astronomy, and biology to inspire our art. We'll also discover amazing physical processes like turning wool into felt!

About the Teaching Artist: A native of West Windsor, Susan Mitrano is a certified K-12 Art Teacher who has taught in Princeton, Bridgewater and Montgomery schools as well as community art centers in NJ and PA.  She has a BFA from Syracuse University in graphic design with a minor in photography.  After a 15-year career as a designer and art director, Ms. Mitrano earned her BA in Art Education at The College of NJ.  She is long time watercolorist, studying with Robert O’Brien, AWS in Vermont and others locally.  She studied ceramics with Ursula Kaplowitz and enjoys working in many kinds of clay.  She is also an avid printmaker and loves to share her knowledge of art history and art-making with the children she teaches.


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