Kara Elizabeth Walker, Freedom: A Fable (detail), 1997, bound volume of offset lithographs and five laser-cut, pop-up silhouettes
on wove paper on book board & leather, 9.25 x 8.25 x 0.88 inches. Gift of the Peter Norton Family, 1997.15.60.
Sculptural Books (Grades 6-8)
Week 3 | June 26 – 30 | Grades 6 – 8 | Morning
Students explore the exciting process and limitless possibilities of surface embellishment and book arts. Students create one-of-a-kind decorative papers and handmade books including accordion, lotus, flag, room and tunnel books.
Summer Art Camp
Join the Museum for Summer Art Camp in our bright and spacious studio! Camp is offered to rising kindergarten through 12th-grade students. All classes are age-appropriate. Sessions include drawing, painting, mixed-media, and more. Enrollment is limited, and registration is required. Students can register for morning only, afternoon only, or all-day sessions. All-day camp includes a 1-hour supervised lunch break. Camp registration opens March 1, 2022. To be added to our Family Programs mailing list, click here. For more information, email Sharon McRorie, education programs manager, or call 828.253.3227 x124.
The Museum is committed to making our programs accessible to everyone, regardless of economic means. With support from the Walnut Cove Members Association, we are able to provide a limited amount of financial aid to help students who could not otherwise afford to enroll in our programs. Email Sharon McRorie, education programs manager, or call 828.253.3227 x124 to inquire.