Family Studio

Make art a family affair!  

Children ages 5-12, and their accompanying grown-ups, participate in a gallery experience, followed by a related art workshop. 

Family Studio / Celebrate with Animals of the Lunar New Year!

Saturday, February 24 / 11AM-1PM

Celebrate the Lunar New Year by exploring artworks in the Chinese Collection and become inspired by the symbolic meanings behind the creatures depicted in these artworks. In the studio, explore calligraphy, stamps, sculptures, and paintings, using similar ancient techniques. Children ages 5 - 12, and their accompanying grown-ups, participate in a thematic tour, followed by a related art workshop. Every Saturday is a new experience! 

Space is limited for 30 visitors ; online registration required.

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This is a FREE program


The Norton works to ensure that programs are accessible to all visitors. Bilingual, American Sign Language interpreters and live captioning are available by request with at least two weeks advance notice before your registration. To place a request, please contact us at [email protected]

Major support for this program was provided by the June Hirsch Jones Foundation. Additional support provided by The Andrea and Charles Bronfman Program Fund for Families, The Sarah Vierck Mettler Family Fund, and The Samuel Rosenthal Foundation Endowment for Education and Outreach Programs.