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Hat Decorating with SVMoA, Taught in Spanish

When: May 8, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Hailey House & Classroom, 314 2nd Ave S, Hailey, ID 83333, USA

Sun Valley Museum of Art (SVMoA) is pleased to present a special Mother’s Day celebration: Hat Decorating with Denice Nava and Folk Dancing with Jane Lopez. This  single-day workshop will be held Saturday, May 8, from 10 a.m. to noon at SVMoA’s Hailey Classroom. The class will be taught in Spanish. Join SVMoA for a fun morning of activities to celebrate Mother’s Day! Participants will decorate a hat using paint and/or fiber art with artist Denice Nava. The Museum will provide hats and all other supplies. Child care and activities will also be provided. Jane Lopez will lead children in folkloric dances called “rondas” that will be presented as part of the celebration. Denice Nava was born in the city of Puruándiro in the Mexican state of Michoacán. She discovered her creativity and passion for art at a very young age. One of her favorite things to do throughout her childhood was decorating her bedroom, using paint and empty tuna cans to create perfect polka dots and transforming her wall into a vibrant work of art. Denice left her hometown for Reno, Nevada, where she started her family and spent 22 years before falling in love with Idaho’s landscapes and …

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When: April 2, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Hailey House & Classroom, 314 2nd Ave S, Hailey, ID 83333, USA

Sun Valley Museum of Art (SVMoA) is excited to present “Knitted Critters,” a workshop designed for teens in grades 6–12. Katelyn Foley, Director of Education and Humanities at SVMoA, and Jeanne Knott, SVMoA’s Visual Arts Class Assistant, will lead the workshop on Friday, April 2, at the Hailey Classroom from 1 to 4 p.m. The Museum’s teen workshops are generously sponsored by Joyce B. Friedman. Knit, purl, knit, purl … and discover the fascinating world of fiber art! In this workshop for beginners and intermediates, students will learn the basics of knitting and create fun fiber creatures. In the interest of community health and safety, SVMoA is adhering to CDC guidelines and the Governor of Idaho’s orders as it invites people back to its museum, classes and programs. Museum visitors and class participants should wear face masks and abide by social distancing recommendations. Anyone who feels ill or lives with someone who is ill should stay at home. Also, SVMoA is limiting the number of participants in its museum and programs to assist with safe social distancing. Students should bring a clean face covering, a snack and a water bottle. Tuition for “Knitted Creatures” is $10, and advance registration is …