Puppet-making and Storytelling

Puppet-making and Storytelling

Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 4-6PM   

(Snow date: May 2, 2018)

Location: Meet in the Main Lobby

Facilitator(s):  Susan Beebe, Artist and Andrea Curtis, Arts in Education Program Manager

 Photo by Claire Horne

Photo by Claire Horne

Join artist Susan Beebe in an exploration of storytelling through visual art and performance in a hands-on puppet-making workshop.  Participants will examine visual storytelling in the museum galleries – with an emphasis on 3-dimensional objects – before creating their own puppets in the studio.  Educators will collaborate with Arts in Education Program Manager, Andrea Curtis, to consider arts-integrated connections in the classroom. 

Classroom Connections:  Storytelling; Writing; Community; History; Activism; Music

Arts Vocabulary:  Shape; Texture; 3-Dimensional Sculpture; Composition

Pre-registration Required (Materials provided)

Contact Hour(s): 2

Notice: FAM Educator Cohort Workshops align with RSU#13’s school cancellations in the instance of inclement weather.  Please note the “Snow Date” for this workshop.  To confirm, please email acurtis@farnsworthmuseum.org


 Susan Beebe  Artist   Photo by Claire Horne

Susan Beebe
Artist

Photo by Claire Horne

 Andrea Curtis  Arts in Education Program Manager   Photo by Michael O'Neil

Andrea Curtis
Arts in Education Program Manager

Photo by Michael O'Neil