Brownies: Mindful Painting

Complete all the requirements for the painting badge at the Crow Collection of Asian Art! The Mindful Painting workshop uses works of art in the museum as a jumping-off point for each scout’s own creativity. Workshop participants will complete an ink painting of a bamboo still life, experiment with how color can communicate mood in a painting, and put their entire body into the painting process through a group movement mural. This workshop also develops critical thinking skills through gallery discussions that use Harvard Project Zero’s Artful Thinking methodology. All scouts will receive a Crow Collection patch.

Who: Brownies
Min/ Max: 15/ 30
When: Call to schedule or Schedule Here
Time: 2.5 Hours
Cost: $150 for groups of 1 to 15 scouts; $300 for groups of 16 to 30 scouts. 

Drawing from the Collection

Complete all the drawing badge requirements at the Crow Collection of Asian Art! In Drawing from the Collection, scouts will create a series of contour drawings, learn shading and perspective as they draw in the galleries, and create their own Japanese-inspired mon, or family crest. The workshop culminates in a pop-up exhibition and artist talks led by the scouts for their parents and caretakers. This workshop also develops critical thinking skills through gallery discussions that use Harvard Project Zero’s Artful Thinking methodology. 

All scouts will receive a Crow Collection patch.

Who:  Juniors
Min/ Max: 15/ 30
When: Call to schedule or Schedule Here
Time: 3 Hours
Cost: $150 for groups of 1 to 15 scouts; $300 for groups of 16 to 30 scouts.