Bring die kinner (the children) out to learn about fraktur art and the popular PA Dutch folk art motifs (hearts, tulips, distlefinks). The children will create their own crayon-resist water color paintings focusing on symmetry, traditional PA Dutch color pallette, and popular motifs.
Recommended for children 5-16.
Cost is $15/child (snack and drink included).
Register by texting “Art Workshop” to 484.300.0822 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rachel Yoder is a contemporary PA Dutch fold artist with deep familial roots in the Oley Valley. She has written and illustrated two children’s books about PA Dutch folk life and culture: Penny Olive & Davey Applebutter. She is also a certified teacher and runs children’s workshops throughout the community. For more information, visit: www.rachelyoderart.net.