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Textile Arts (Ages 7 - 12)

at Children's Museum of the Arts - Governor's Island

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Governor's Island, Brooklyn
10 S St Battery Maritime Bldg
New York, New York 10005
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 7 - 12 years old
Average Class Size: 12

What you'll learn in this kids art class:

Explore what it means to create textiles by using all-natural materials! In this class, young artists will learn to manipulate and design their own handmade textiles, and learn about new ways to upcycle in the process! 

Students will dye their own fabrics using natural pigments by incorporating spices, fruit & vegetable scraps, as well as learn to weave new textiles out of recycled fabric and even plastic! 

Teaching artists will work closely with students to help them learn about the science behind natural dyes, and ways to create patterns and motifs on fabric.

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Refund Policy: CMA is not responsible for providing make-up classes or issuing refunds for programs missed as a result of illness, emergencies or other events beyond our control. If you would like to cancel your enrollment in a class, CMA will provide you with a full refund minus a $75 registration fee up to two weeks prior to the start of class. Within two weeks of the start of the class, CMA will provide you with a full refund minus the $75 registration fee ONLY if CMA is able to fill your child’s place in the class. If CMA is unable to fill the place in the class, the class will be non-refundable.

Cancellation: CMA reserves the right to cancel any class due to low enrollment. If a class has 0 students enrolled, you will be notified of the cancellation 4 weeks prior to the start of the class. If a class has only 3 students and under enrolled, you will be notified of the cancellation 2 weeks prior to the start date. If CMA cancels a class that your child is enrolled in, you will have the option to switch classes within the program or receive a full refund. Please sign up early to ensure classes proceed as scheduled.

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Children's Museum of the Arts

Founded in October 1988 by Kathleen Schneider, the museum has been located in the Manhattan neighborhood of SoHo since its inception. As CMA’s audience grew in size, its young artists grew as well, eventually outgrowing the facility on Lafayette Street. CMA needed a larger space to expand its’ programming,...

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