Homeschool and Family Workshops

2019 - 2020 EXPLORE schedule and themes are available now!
Registration for all programs will begin on July 1.

The EXPLORE! series consists of nine educational workshops dedicated to the art and science of paper. Perfect for homeschoolers or anyone looking to experience the diverse potential of paper. Participate in one session or all— sign up for what your schedule allows. This series is ideal for homeschoolers who want to participate in museum programs without having to coordinate a large group. Adult participation is required. All sessions led by museum staff.

To register, call 404-894-7840 or email Anna.Doll@gatech.edu


EXPLORE: Comics 10:30AM

Thursday, March 12, 2020

10:30 - 12
Member fee: $6
Non-member fee: $8
The EXPLORE! series consists of nine educational workshops dedicated to the art and science of paper. Perfect for homeschoolers or anyone looking to experience the diverse potential of paper.  Participate in one session or all— sign up for what your schedule allows.   All sessions led by museum staff.

Workshops are offered at 10:30am and 2:00pm on each program date.

 

Visit Beyond Words, a special exhibit at the museum, to be inspired to create your own comic book that takes readers “beyond words.”

EXPLORE: Comics 2PM

Thursday, March 12, 2020

2:00 - 3:30
Member fee: $6
Non-member fee: $8
The EXPLORE! series consists of nine educational workshops dedicated to the art and science of paper. Perfect for homeschoolers or anyone looking to experience the diverse potential of paper.  Participate in one session or all— sign up for what your schedule allows.   All sessions led by museum staff.

Workshops are offered at 10:30am and 2:00pm on each program date.

 

Visit Beyond Words, a special exhibit at the museum, to be inspired to create your own comic book that takes readers “beyond words.”

EXPLORE: Pop Up Pagoda 10:30AM

Thursday, April 16, 2020

10:30 - 12
Member fee: $6
Non-member fee: $8
The EXPLORE! series consists of nine educational workshops dedicated to the art and science of paper. Perfect for homeschoolers or anyone looking to experience the diverse potential of paper.  Participate in one session or all— sign up for what your schedule allows.   All sessions led by museum staff.

Workshops are offered at 10:30am and 2:00pm on each program date.

 

A fascinating artifact in the museum’s collection is the Hyakumantō darani, of the “One Million Pagoda Dharani.” Learn the history of this object, and then create your own pop-up version to take home!
Wooden pagoda and printed prayer from Japan, 770AD

EXPLORE: Pop Up Pagoda 2PM

Thursday, April 16, 2020

2:00 - 3:30
Member fee: $6
Non-member fee: $8
The EXPLORE! series consists of nine educational workshops dedicated to the art and science of paper. Perfect for homeschoolers or anyone looking to experience the diverse potential of paper.  Participate in one session or all— sign up for what your schedule allows.   All sessions led by museum staff.

Workshops are offered at 10:30am and 2:00pm on each program date.

 

A fascinating artifact in the museum’s collection is the Hyakumantō darani, of the “One Million Pagoda Dharani.” Learn the history of this object, and then create your own pop-up version to take home!
Wooden pagoda and printed prayer from Japan, 770AD

EXPLORE: Layered Looks: Stenciled Pictures 10:30AM

Thursday, May 21, 2020

10:30 - 12
Member fee: $6
Non-member fee: $8
The EXPLORE! series consists of nine educational workshops dedicated to the art and science of paper. Perfect for homeschoolers or anyone looking to experience the diverse potential of paper.  Participate in one session or all— sign up for what your schedule allows.   All sessions led by museum staff.

Workshops are offered at 10:30am and 2:00pm on each program date.

 

Everything’s more fun with layers! We provide the stencils, you provide the imagination!

EXPLORE: Layered Looks: Stenciled Pictures 2PM

Thursday, May 21, 2020

2:00 - 3:30
Member fee: $6
Non-member fee: $8
The EXPLORE! series consists of nine educational workshops dedicated to the art and science of paper. Perfect for homeschoolers or anyone looking to experience the diverse potential of paper.  Participate in one session or all— sign up for what your schedule allows.   All sessions led by museum staff.

Workshops are offered at 10:30am and 2:00pm on each program date.

 

Everything’s more fun with layers! We provide the stencils, you provide the imagination!