Youth Summer Art Program 2018

Whistler House Museum of ArtThe Youth Summer Art Program is open to children, grades 5 to 8, ages 10 to 14 years.  Each week-long session focuses on a different art form and combines exciting hands-on art creation with museum tours, art history discussions and connecting real works of art with the day's activity. Professional artists and educators will direct creative and age-appropriate activities using a variety of media in the museum's historic house, Parker Gallery and in the adjacent Whistler Park.  Local visiting artists will come to speak about their works in the week's featured medium.

YSAP2015 class

Week 1:  July 9-13:  DRAWING
Week 2:  July 16-20:  PAINTING
Week 3:  July 23-27:  SCULPTURE
Week 4:  July 30 - August 3: PRINTMAKING & COLLAGE

Classes will take place Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 12 Noon. Class fee is $175 per student per week. Scholarships are available for talented students in the community who are interested in art. Please inquire by phone: 978-452-7641.


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Community Outreach- Low-Income Students and Families

All residents of the Acre (especially children) and low-income and middle-income families can tour the Whistler House Museum of Art FREE OF CHARGE.

These residents have always received FREE ADMISSION to all of our exhibition openings, tours, lectures and concerts.

FREE SCHOLARSHIPS will be awarded to talented art students from low-income and middle-income families from Lowell.


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