Art

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Tuesday, September 26

Happening thru:

Ellenwood Nature Barn, Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

Stop by to enjoy Charley Harper’s artwork represented in a unique medium: quilts!  The local River City Quilt Guide will display more than 35 quilts featuring his designs along with quilts premiering with the theme Flora and Fauna of Ohio.  

$ Categories: Art, Crafts, Exhibits, Nature Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Ellenwood Nature Barn, Farbach-Werner Nature Preserve, Cincinnati

Bring your little artists to create an art project in Charley Harper’s child-friendly style of nature art.  

$ Categories: Art, Nature Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Wednesday, September 27

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Bring your toddler or preschooler to the Rosenthal Education Center for art-themed books, songs and sensory activities in a 30-minute program to get kids excited about art. 

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Thursday, September 28

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Learn about street artist Caledonia Curry, better known as Swoon, then experiment with drawing, cut paper and wheat paste. 

$ Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages:

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Students of all ages (ages 12 and younger must be accompanied by a grown-up) are invited to a weekly class that will build on traditional drawing techniques.  

RSVP $$ Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Friday, September 29

Covington Branch Library, Kenton County Public Library, Covington

Join the art teachers from Baker-Hunt as they present an interactive story time that will tie into an art activity.  

Categories: Art, Library Events, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Saturday, September 30

blue manatee children's bookstore, Cincinnati

Local illustrator Christina Ward will discuss and sign her new book, Cao Chong Weighs an Elephant, written by Songju Ma Daemicke.  Ms. Wald will also lead a fun activity related to the book, which tells the story of a child prodigy who uses creative problem solving to figure the weight of an elephant. 

Categories: Art, Exhibits Ages: All ages

Sunday, October 1

Krohn Conservatory, Cincinnati

The Krohn Conservatory presents its fall floral show, designed to show how nature has inspired artists throughout history.  Walk the labyrinth to admire flowers as painted by Monet, stroll past the cypress trees of Van Gogh, the roses of Dali, and more.  Exhibit remains on display through Oct. 29; open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m…. Read more »

$ Categories: Art, Exhibits, Nature Ages: All ages

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Interact with “touchable” art objects at one of the gallery’s stations.  

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Wednesday, October 4

Happening thru:

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Bring your toddler and preschoolers for art themed stories, songs, and sensory activities.  

Categories: Art, Museum Events, Storytimes Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

Thursday, October 5

Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati

Check out Working Surface, the newest addition to the UnMuseum, then experiment with mosaic making and design a puzzle of your own.  

$ Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati

Ages 3 – 5 and their grown-ups will get into the Halloween spirit with a story about a bat who loves color, a monster craft, and the chance to hear about the Taft’s own trickster (but not scary) ghost.  

$$ Categories: Art, Museum Events, Seasonal/Holiday Ages: 4 – 5 Years

Friday, October 6

Happening thru:

Ludlow Avenue, Clifton

Enjoy arts, crafts, live entertainment, a pet parade, a 5K run and more good fun in this annual fall festival.  

Categories: Art, Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Saturday, October 7

Wyoming Avenue, Wyoming

Enjoy booths filled with arts, crafts, food and fun!  Check out samplings from Wyoming’s fine restaurants, engage in some hands-on activities, try some sand art, and dance along to the live music.  The 10th annual Wyoming’s Got Talent contest will take place at the Gazebo at 3 p.m.!

Categories: Art, Crafts, Exhibits, Festivals and Fairs, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati

Learn how artist Tracy Featherstone finds inspiration from everyday objects, then get your groove on to craft a funky creation of your own.

RSVP $ Categories: Art Ages: 4 – 5 Years, 6 – 8 Years, 9 – 12 Years

Bandshell, Devou Park, Covington

Join a daylong music, food and arts festival that features live bluegrass music, children’s activities, bike races, gourmet food trucks, arts and crafts and more. 

Categories: Art, Crafts, Festivals and Fairs, Music, Outdoor Activities Ages: All ages

Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Dig into the past at this special archaeological-themed day!

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

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Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati

Take a docent-led interactive tour with fun facts and hands-on activities for all ages.  

Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: All ages

Sunday, October 8

Mayerson JCC, Cincinnati

Step inside the 1,300-square-foot sukkah highlighting works of art from over 40 organizations from around the city, all exploring this year’s theme, Beyond Beauty.  Exhibit will remain on display through Oct. 19, with an opening reception on Oct. 10 at 5 p.m.  

Categories: Art, Exhibits Ages: All ages

Monday, October 9

Happening thru:

Duke Energy Children's Museum, Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati

Choose your favorite color and make a collage inspired by the installations of Portia Munson.  

$$ Categories: Art, Museum Events Ages: 2 – 3 Years, 4 – 5 Years

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