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Art Adventures; Ages 3-5 (with an adult)
Art Adventures
Fridays: January 9-May 8; 10:30-11:30 am

Joslyn Members: $8 adult/child pair per session, $1 each additional child
General Public: $10 adult/child pair per session, $2 each additional child

Drop by with your preschooler to see artworks in the galleries and to do a simple art-making activity. Art Adventures is a great way for young artists to have their first Museum experiences – with a grown-up by their side – before coming to art classes on their own.
Instructor: Therese Straseski

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Saturday, January 31
Look & Laugh (Ages 5-7)
10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Saturdays: January 31, February 7, 14; 10-11:30 am
Joslyn Members: $35; General Public: $40

Many artists have a funny sense of humor. We‘ll visit an exhibition of comic book art to find art that makes us laugh before learning how to crack visual jokes of our own using printmaking and painting techniques.
Instructor: CaSandra Johnson

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Public Tour
Docent Choice
10:30-11:30 AM
Be surprised by experiencing works of art in new and exciting ways. Come and see what we have in store for you today!.
Whether it’s Asia, Renaissance, or American West, every tour is bound to please.

Tours meet in Atrium
Public Tour
Art of the American West
1:00-2:00 PM

Joslyn Art Museum is noted for its comprehensive holdings of works by the Swiss artist Karl Bodmer, whose watercolors and prints document his 1832-34 journey through the Missouri River frontier with the German naturalist Prince Maximilian of Wied.

Tours meet in Atrium

Sunday, February 1
Photography: Comics Book Action; Teens & Adults
Photography: Comic Book Action
Sundays: February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1; 1-3:30 pm
Joslyn Members: $70; General Public $80

*Students need to bring a digital camera; February 15 & 22 sessions to meet at Boiler Room Studios.
Use your camera to tell a story with fantastical action through instruction and practice with character models. After an introduction to photography basics and a visit to an exhibition of artworks from graphic novels, students will work with costumed models and martial artists to create sequential images that illustrate a story or action.
Instructor: Jim Ferguson

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Mystery and Beauty of the Ancient World
1:00-2:00 PM
Experience the mystery and beauty of ancient civilizations, including Greece, Rome, China and India, on a guided tour of Joslyn's rich collection of antiquities.

Tours meet in Atrium
Wednesday, February 4
Public Tour
Modern & Contemporary
1:00-2:00 PM

Enjoy a Docent tour of Joslyn's new installation of the Modern & Contemporary Collection. These galleries provides a fresh perpective on contemporary art at Joslyn.

Tours meet in Atrium

Thursday, February 5
Public Tour
Highlights of the Collection
6:30-7:30 PM
Come see the heart and soul of Joslyn Art Museum. Docent will introduce visitors to the world-renowned works in the Museum's Permanent Collection Galleries. Each and every tour is a little different; don't miss a chance to learn about a treasure you may have overlooked.

Tours meet in Atrium
The Quilted Conscience Project - Karen Quilt Unveiling
Gather in the Storz Fountain Court with students, their families, and local quilters, to celebrate the completion of the Dreams & Memories quilt. Free. All are welcome. Click here for more information.