Kids Talk About Kids Design Glass
7 pm, Thursday, March 6
Join Melissa Mohr, director of education, as she introduces the Kids Design Glass
exhibition. Four local children will be on hand to share their unique perspectives.
Designed by Macay Fischer (age 8) and made by Museum of Glass Hot Shop Team, Banana Bam, 2007, blown and hot-sculpted glass with applied bits.
Kids Design Glass LIVE
2-7 p.m. Sunday, March 30
Join the local winner of the Kids Design Glass drawing contest as his/her design is turned into a glass sculpture by the skilled artists of the Hot Shop Team at the Museum of Glass in Tacoma, Washington. The winner will Skype with the glass team live in the Figge Art Museum auditorium, and we'll watch as the winner's design becomes a piece of art. Two sculptures will be created—one for the child to keep and one for the Museum’s Kids Design Glass Collection.
Beaux Arts Spin Art
11 am-3 pm Saturday and Sunday, May 10-11
Come down to the Figge Plaza for the Beaux Arts Fair and try your hand at spin art!
Free Family Day
10 am-1 pm Saturday, July 12
Take a closer look at the Figge's newest exhibitions! Kids and their families can explore the museum and enjoy hands-on fun with projects in the studios and galleries. Admission is free.