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Artists in the Gardens Workshops: Water

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Monday, October 23, 2017
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10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Water, water, everywhere! Explore how water is used in Duke Gardens and in art, from building waterfalls to sketching reflections to using water as our medium. Use art to hone your observation skills and express yourself! Art can communicate everything from how you are feeling to the close relationship between a caterpillar and its host plant. We'll explore habitats, uncover wildlife and identify plants while learning about art and making our own. Each workshop will use photography and other media, including drawing, painting and collage. Classes will include time to investigate the garden, make connections, create art and share work with the group. Join us for the full series or sign up for individual workshops. Bring your own digital camera; any kind is great, from cell phones to SLRs. All other materials provided. For children ages 9-12. Meet in the Doris Duke Center. Information/registration: 919-668-1707 or gardenseducation@duke.edu. Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson St., Duke University, Durham. gardens.duke.edu.