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Boston Arts & Crafts Events for Kids and Families

Calendar of family and kids events that involve arts & crafts activities, happening near Boston.


DROP-IN Paint pottery, canvas & plaster (TO GO KITS)Wellesley, $$
Sun, December 22, 2019  -  Tue, December 22, 2020   
Drop in to Paint Pottery; Plaster or Canvas; Make Candles; Mosaics, Make Slime & Mine for Gems. Drop in 7 days a week. Make gifts!! The Painting Place is a fun, creative, interactive art studio for all ages.
Easy Art Projects & Activities for KidsOnline, Free
Wed, March 18, 2020  -  Thu, July 30, 2020   
Get creative and put all of those arts & crafts supplies to use! Lots of ingenious little projects to choose from for kids of all ages. Most of these projects are simple enough that you probably already have the materials you'd need in the house.
Zoom Program: Family Icon Comics WorkshopClinton, $
Sat, July 25, 2020  -  Sat, July 25, 2020   
This workshop, for 7-12-year-olds, guides you in the creation of your own iconic image (or, 'Splash Page') from a favorite family story, using the visual language of icon painting AND comic book cartooning.
First Responders Free at Edaville Family Theme ParkCarver, $$
Fri, September 4, 2020  -  Fri, September 4, 2020   
Edaville Theme Park Open featuring First Responders Free 8/30, 9/4,9/6 & 9/7: Police, Fire, EMS, Military & Veterans Free with valid identification, immediate family members are $20.00 at the entry gate
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Drop-in Art Making at PEMSalem, $
Tue, January 5, 2021  -  Wed, December 29, 2021   
Saturdays and Sundays from 1-3pm (and select Monday holidays), come to the Art & Nature Center galleries to investigate and create art inspired by the natural world.
Make a MESS at Discovery MuseumsActon, $
Wed, July 11, 2103  -  Wed, July 31, 2013   
The Make a MESS (Math, Engineering, Science, & Stuff) program series uses the arts as an introduction to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). Come and have a good time.
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Snowflake Stow Box CraftArlington, $
Tue, January 12, 3019  -  Sun, January 13, 2019   
Create a box with pearl paints and icy glass bubbles for a fun place to stow your treasures. $15pp. Please check the Artbeat website for a photo of this project.


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