Build a Solar-Powered Structure

Monday, July 16, 2018
1 - 4 PM

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Ages 11 - 13

Monday - Friday, July 16 - 20

Make art in motion as you learn how to create fantastical mechanical structures and delightful contraptions. Design, engineer, and construct your very own solar-powered sculpture.

$125 members • $150 nonmembers
Instructor: Sonja White

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About the Instructor:

Sonja White is a sculptor and installation artist with a passion for creating interactive environments that inspire curiosity and connectivity. Her current work is an exploration of radial symmetry in wood and metal, maintaining an interdisciplinary engagement of materials and invention of techniques, seen in installations such as Wingding, a Crocker Art Spot. Sonja's academic background is in art and education, having many years of experience teaching art and facilitating student led projects and installations. She aims to create from a place of wonder and to inspire children and inner children alike. She lives in Sacramento with her six children.

You can "Bundle" this class with Cartoon Drawing from 9 AM - 12 PM.

When you register your child for this "Bundle," our education department supervises an hour of midday care each day between classes for only $20 ($16 for 4-day week). Children bring their own lunch, and parents are welcome to join for lunchtime. Please click here for midday care.


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No experience is required unless noted. The Museum provides student-quality supplies included in the fee unless indicated otherwise. Students are welcome to bring their personal supplies; however there is no discount for doing so. Oil paints are not allowed in studio classrooms.

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