Fenimore Art Museum Offers Three-Day Landscape Painting Workshop for Kids Ages 8-12

Start date: August 23, 2022
End date: August 25, 2022
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: 5798 STATE HIGHWAY 80 (P.O.BOX 800) COOPERSTOWN, NY 13326
Organizer: Fenimore Art Museum
Phone: 607-547-1400
Fenimore Art Museum

Three-Day Landscape Painting Workshop for Kids (ages 8-12)
Tuesday, August 23–Thursday, August 25, 2022
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. each day
Fenimore Art Museum
$100 Members; $115 Non-Members. Find link to register at FenimoreArt.org.

Cooperstown, New York – There is still plenty to do this summer at Fenimore Art Museum. Kids ages 8-12 can learn the basics of landscape painting in a special three-day workshop which features a variety of fun art projects. Participants learn about color, perspective, horizon line, and techniques for painting sky, land, and water. The group will spend time on the expansive lawn behind the museum to paint Otsego Lake en plein airand also explore the many landscape paintings on view inside the museum.

The workshop takes place Tuesday, August 23–Thursday, August 25, 2022 from 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. each day. Find a link to register at FenimoreArt.org or visit Fenimore’s page at Eventbrite.com.  $100 Members; $115 Non-Members.

About Fenimore Art Museum
Fenimore Art Museum, located on the shores of Otsego Lake—James Fenimore Cooper’s “Glimmerglass”—in historic Cooperstown, New York, features a wide-ranging collection of American art including folk art; important American 18th- and 19th-century landscape, genre, and portrait paintings; more than 125,000 historic photographs representing the technical developments made in photography and providing extensive visual documentation of the region’s unique history; and the renowned Eugene and Clare Thaw Collection of American Indian Art comprised of nearly 900 art objects representative of a broad geographic range of North American Indian cultures, from the Northwest Coast, Eastern Woodlands, Plains, Southwest, Great Lakes, and Prairie regions. Visit FenimoreArt.org