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Van Gogh for All Family Day at the Springfield Museums

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us as we celebrate the final days of the special exhibit “Van Gogh for All” with a fall festival inspired by the artist’s most well-known paintings!

Free with museum admission!

Special Exhibition: “Van Gogh for All,” 10 am-5 pm
Explore the life and work of one of the world’s great artists through modern technology and participatory learning.

Hayrides Around the Quadrangle, 10:30 am-1:30 pm
Meet the horses and climb into the wagon for a fun-filled Fall ride around the Quadrangle inspired by Van Gogh’s wheatfield scenes.

Artist Demonstration, 11 am-2 pm
Watch Wendy Decker create a plein air acrylic autumn painting inspired by Van Gogh’s sunflowers.

Paint a Starry Night Pumpkin, 11 am-2 pm
Paint a celestial, swirling design and add it to our pumpkin line-up on the Quad. Enjoy all the creations and take yours home at the end of the day.

Sunflower Prints, Noon-4 pm
Create your own masterpiece inspired one of Van Gogh’s most iconic subjects using real sunflowers and block printing ink.

These programs have received funding through a grant from the Netherland-America Foundation.

More info: http://bit.ly/VanGoghFamilyDay.

Details

Date:
October 12
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/372780960309909/

Organizer

Springfield Museums
Phone:
1-800-625-7738
Website:
http://www.springfieldmuseums.org/index

Venue

Springfield Museums
21 Edwards Street
Springfield,MA01103United States
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