'Art Express' workshops return to Castellani Art Museumby jmaloni
Join in the family-fun as you hop aboard the "Art Express" on Saturdays at 2 p.m. at the Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University. "Art Express" family workshops begin with storytelling in the galleries, followed by a tour of selected artworks, and finally a trip to the classroom for art projects.
The cost to participate it $3 for members/and $2 for nonmembers. The program fee includes instruction and all materials.
September/October art activities are based on the art exhibitions "Les Diners de Gala" by Salvador Dali; "Chromatic Dynamism: Color and Movement," and "You're Quite a Character!".
•Sept. 28 Artwork: "Dynamic Circles" by Sonia Delauney; book: "Mary's Rainbow" by Lucy Cousins; activity: colorful circle paintings
•Oct. 5 Artwork: "Robot" by Nam June Paik; book: "Michael Recycle" by Ellie Bethel; activity: junk art figure sculptures
•Oct. 12 Artwork: "Nocturnos" by Rufino Tamayo; book: "Stellaluna" by Janell Cannon; activity: glow-in-the-dark bat paintings
For more information, or to register, call 716-286-8200.