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Today - Wednesday, July 1
Print! (Ages 6-12)
Mini Camps
9:00A-4:00P
Wednesday, July 1; 9 am-4 pm
Kids will learn simple printmaking methods to make print after print to make trading cards and a book to collect them in.

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Art Seen: A Juried Exhibition of Artists from Omaha to Lincoln
1:00-2:00 PM
Experience a unique tour of a special exhibition “Art Seen”.
The exhibition showcases artists living and working in our region today. Reflecting diverse lives and concerns, this exhibition investigates a range of media and styles. A total of 37 artists are featured in the exhibition. Art Seen is a ticketed exhibition: General public adults: $10, free for members, youth ages 17 and younger, & college students with ID

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Thursday, July 2
Sculpt! (Ages 6-12)
Mini Camps
9:00A-4:00P
Thursday, July 2; 9 am-4 pm
Explore sculpture in Joslyn’s gardens and galleries before putting your hands to work to build 3-D art from found and reclaimed objects.

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Art Seen: A Juried Exhibition of Artists from Omaha to Lincoln
6:30-7:30 PM
Experience a unique tour of a special exhibition “Art Seen”.
The exhibition showcases artists living and working in our region today. Reflecting diverse lives and concerns, this exhibition investigates a range of media and styles. A total of 37 artists are featured in the exhibition.  Art Seen is a ticketed exhibition: General public adults: $10, free for members, youth ages 17 and younger, & college students with ID

Tours meet in Atrium MORE DETAILS >
 
Friday, July 3
Mixed Media! (Ages 6-12)
Mini Camps
9:00A-4:00P
Friday, July 3; 9 am-4 pm
Mix several materials and techniques together to create works of art with lots of ingredients. We look to see how artists use collage, drawing, painting, stamping before putting all of these techniques together for our own mixed media creations.

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Art Adventures (Ages 3-5 with an adult)
10:30A-11:30A
Fridays: May 15-August 14; 10:30-11:30 am
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.

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Sunday, July 5
Public Tour
Religion in Art
1:00-2:00 PM
The tour provides an interfaith look at how artists have presented different religious traditions and spiritual beliefs over time. From the ancient world to the present, Joslyn’s rich collection provides examples from ancient Greek mythology, American Indian spiritual traditions, the Islamic world, as well countless interpretations of major Biblical figures, including David and Goliath, the Virgin Mary and many saints.

Tours meet in Atrium
 
Monday, July 6
Imagine That! (Ages 9-12)
Summer Camps
9:00A-12:00P
(A) Ages 9-12: July 6-10; 9 am-noon
One of the greatest tools in an artist’s utility belt is their imagination. This camp will strengthen campers’ imaginative skills through exercises, games and a variety of art making projects. We will visit the galleries to see dream-like artworks and bizarre abstractions to get our juices flowing for our own creations.

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The Wearable Canvas (Ages 6-8)
Summer Camps
9:00A-12:00P
(A) Ages 6-8: July 6-10; 9 am-noon
In this camp we will take inspiration from artworks in the gallery to create designs for t-shirts and other wearable art. Students will create logos and brands based on imagery from the gallery and apply their designs to fashionable items using a variety of printmaking techniques.

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Drawing for Real (Ages 9-12)
Summer Camps
1:00P-4:00P
(C) Ages 9-12: Monday-Friday; July 6-10; 1-4 pm
Learn to draw like an artist in this camp that will teach you make your drawings look real. Campers will experience a series of artists’ exercises to train your hand to draw what you see. We will also create finished drawings using a variety of drawing tools such as pencil, charcoal, pastels, and scratchboards.

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Imagine That! (Ages 6-8)
Summer Camps
1:00P-4:00P
(B) Ages 6-8: July 6-10; 1-4 pm
One of the greatest tools in an artist’s utility belt is their imagination. This camp will strengthen campers’ imaginative skills through exercises, games and a variety of art making projects. We will visit the galleries to see dream-like artworks and bizarre abstractions to get our juices flowing for our own creations.

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Simple Screen Printing (Teens)
Teen Camps
1:00P-4:00P
July 6-10; 1-4 pm
Learn simple screen-printing methods you can do at home in your garage to produce t-shirts, posters, and more.

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Photography in the Gardens (Adult and Teen)
Adult and Teen Classes
6:00P-8:00P
Mondays: July 6, 13, 20, 27; 6-8 pm
Blooming flowers and buzzing bees are forgiving subjects when you’re learning the ins-and-outs of a camera. This class, held at Lauritzen Gardens, will teach you to utilize your camera’s functions, and the principles of design, to take your pictures to a higher level.
Students need to bring a digital camera.

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