Teen Programs at Joslyn
Drawing, painting, pottery, printmaking, sculpture, and more! Year-round
classes held at Joslyn and summer camps - just for teens! - held at Creighton
University. Advance registration and payment required; scholarships are available. Click here
to see adult & teen classes.
The Kent Bellows Mentoring Program
matches high school students with
professional artist mentors in a weekly studio practice that encourages
exploration, observation, thinking, and creating. Program meets at the Kent
Bellows Studio, 33rd and Leavenworth St. Participation is by application;
summer 2015 applications
due April 13; sliding-scale tuition fees apply.
are teen volunteers who work behind-the scenes
and who help Museum Teachers, kids, and families at art classes
and special events. Applications
due October 1 for 2015-16.
March 7; 6 pm–midnight
Lock-in style event for teens to work with local artists in small
groups and on a collaborative mural. Pizza and music, too!
This event is now FULL.
Omaha Fashion Week Student Night
March 10 @ 8 pm @ Omar Arts & Events
Runway show featuring collections by Kent Bellows Mentoring
Program, Omaha Central High School, and 4-H students. Tickets are
required but free for students with ID at omahafashionweek.com
Louder Than a Bomb Youth Poetry Festival
April 8 @ 5:30 & 7:30 pm
Kent Bellows Mentoring Program is fielding its first poetry program and
the enrolled students will compete in LTaB, a youth festival that aims
to increase poetry appreciation through participation. Two semi-final
bouts will be held at Joslyn. Complete schedule at ltabomaha.org.
Kent Bellows Mentoring Program Young Artist Exhibition Receptions
May 1 & 2, 6–9 pm @ Kent Bellows Studio
See the Spring 2014 students’ culminating exhibition of
multidisciplinary works. Free to all; exhibition continues through May 23.
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