Paper Engineering

Monday, July 1, 2019
9 AM – 12 PM ​

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Monday – Wednesday, July 1 – 3
9 AM – 12 PM

Discover the versatility of paper as a medium by speaking with working artists and creating hands-on art projects. Students ages 11 to 13 will collaborate to design and build a cityscape in the studio while learning about architecture, collage, and printmaking. Students will also hear about advanced paper-engineering techniques from guest artist David Carter.

$75 members • $90 nonmembers
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About the instructors:
David A. Carter is the mastermind behind the powerful "Bug" phenomenon that began in 1988 with the publication of "How Many Bugs in a Box?" Since then, he has created a series of "Bugs" books with combined sales of nearly six million copies. He lives in Auburn, California, with his wife and two daughters.

Emma Moore is the Crocker’s Manager of Studio Experiences and creates innovative Museum programs for children, teens, adults, and families. Her affiliation with the Crocker began 20 years ago. As a lifelong learner, she nurtures her creativity through clay sculpture, drawing, and extreme art viewing. Moore considers teaching a form of art and delights in connecting artists and community. She holds a degree in business and studio art. Emma will facilitate Culture Trek.


Register by clicking the REGISTER button above or visit the Museum Admission Desk.

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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