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Shibori Furoshiki: Japanese Reusable Wrapping “Paper”

Kenosha Public Museum 5500 1st Ave, Kenosha, WI, United States

Friday, December 1  |  6:00pm – 8:00pm  |  Instructor:  Tiffany Knopow  |  $52 ($65 non-members)  |  Register Here Did you know that most wrapping paper is coated in plastic which makes it impossible to recycle? Furoshiki is cloth used to wrap gifts in Japan and is both reusable and beautiful. This fabric can be used to […]

Workshop: Holiday Basket

Civil War Museum 5400 1st Ave, Kenosha, WI, United States

Saturday, December 9  |  10:00am – 2:00pm  |  Instructor: Sandy Bulgrin  |  $60 ($75 non-members)  |  Register Here This cute holiday basket will look perfect sitting on a table with an arrangement or with some scented pine cones. using a “D” students will twine the bottom of the basket the sides are woven with with natural […]

Holiday Paint and Sip: Christmas Still Life

Kenosha Public Museum 5500 1st Ave, Kenosha, WI, United States

Thursday, December 14  |  6:00pm – 8:00pm  |  Instructor: Kathy Layborn  |  $40 ($50 non-members)  |  Register Here Students will work from a festive still-life of packages, bows, and oversized ornaments to finish a painting in this light-hearted class. Add sparkling snowflakes to finish your artwork. No prior painting experience is necessary. All materials provided.

Candy House Family Workshop

Kenosha Public Museum 5500 1st Ave, Kenosha, WI, United States

Saturday, December 16  |  Instructor: Nick Wiersum  |  $10 per person  |  Session 1: 10:00am – 12:00pm  Register Here  |  Session 2: 1:00pm – 3:00pm   Register Here Spend part of your holiday season with your inner child and create a house good enough to eat! Using graham crackers, pretzel rods, cookies, frosting, candy, and your imagination, […]

Virtual Workshop: I Dread the Thought of the Place: The Battle of Antietam and the End of the Maryland Campaign

Civil War Museum 5400 1st Ave, Kenosha, WI, United States

Wednesday, January 17  |  6:30pm  |  Presenter: Scott Hartwig  |  $12 ($15 non-members)  |  Register Here Scott Hartwig’s I Dread the Thought of the Place, on the Battle of Antietam and its aftermath, was published in August 2023.  He said of his book, “I did not set out to write this book because Antietam was forgotten, or […]

Workshop: Winter Acrylic Beginners and Beyond I

Kenosha Public Museum 5500 1st Ave, Kenosha, WI, United States

Saturdays, January 20 – February 10  |  10:30am – 12:30pm  |  Instructor: Kathy Laybourn  |  $76 ($95 non-members)  |  Register Here Be enchanted with texture and color in acrylic paint! Students will learn how to construct a painting by determining basic composition, blocking in the underlying dark, middle, and light values, and layering color. Students will […]

Workshop: American Artillery

Civil War Museum 5400 1st Ave, Kenosha, WI, United States

Tuesday, February 6  |  6:30pm  |  Presenter: Mr. Dick Zimmermann  |  $16 ($20 non-member)  |  Register Here Dick Zimmerman’s workshop will give participants an introduction to the history of American artillery usage from colonial times through the Civil War with an emphasis on 1861-1865. The various types of guns employed, including foreign models, different types of […]

Workshop: Winter Acrylic Beginners and Beyond II

Kenosha Public Museum 5500 1st Ave, Kenosha, WI, United States

Saturdays, March 2 – March 23  |  10:30am – 12:30pm  |  Instructor: Kathy Laybourn  |  $76 ($95 non-members)  |  Register Here Be enchanted with texture and color in acrylic paint! Students will learn how to construct a painting by determining basic composition, blocking in the underlying dark, middle, and light values, and layering color. Students will […]

Workshop: Spring Watercolor Techniques I

Kenosha Public Museum 5500 1st Ave, Kenosha, WI, United States

Mondays, March 11 – April 22 (no class April 1)  |  10:30am – 1:30pm  |  Instructor: Barbara Farrell  |  $100 ($125 non-members)  |  Register Here Designed for painters of all skill levels. Each of the four sessions will begin with a demonstration showcasing a technique of the day. Students are instructed on color mixing, application and […]

Workshop: Miniature Weaving Wall Hanging

Kenosha Public Museum 5500 1st Ave, Kenosha, WI, United States

Wednesday, April 3  |  6:00pm – 8:00pm  |  Instructor: Tiffany Knopow  |  $40 ($50 non-members)  |  Register Here Learn the basics of weaving while making the most adorable tiny wall hanging. Each participant will get to take home their tiny loom (included in cost of class) to create more tiny weavings at home! All supplies are included, no […]

Workshop: Spring Acrylic Painting Beginner and Beyond I

Kenosha Public Museum 5500 1st Ave, Kenosha, WI, United States

Saturdays, April 6 – April 27  |  10:30am – 12:30pm  |  Instructor: Kathy Laybourn  |  $76 ($95 non-members)  |  Register Here Be enchanted with texture and color in acrylic paint! Students will learn how to construct a painting by determining basic composition, blocking in the underlying dark, middle, and light values, and layering color. Students will […]

Morning Tai Chi on the Mezzanine

Kenosha Public Museum 5500 1st Ave, Kenosha, WI, United States

Mondays, April 8 – May 13  |  9:00am – 10:00am  |  Instructor: Ruth Mcgee, Sharry Flaherty  |  $52 ($65 non-members)  |  Register Here Enjoy the sunshine over the lake as you practice the gentle movements of Tai Chi from the warmth of the museum’s mezzanine. Tai Chi is a slow moving mind and body exercise, patterned […]

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