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6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
(973) 971-3700 www.morrismuseum.org/

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February 2020

Drawing Fundamentals with Laurie Harden

February 21
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Friday, repeating until March 13, 2020

Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
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$180 – $200

Learn the fundamentals by drawing a variety of subject matter, focusing on the formal elements of line, shape, tone, form, space and depth. We will cover drawing still-life, animals, perspective, nature and portraiture. We will draw from life whenever possible to train your eye to see nuances and detail. You will be shown how to render a 3 dimensional look through value, using high-lights, mid-tones and shadow. There will be a short demonstration in every class as well as individual…

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Art Exploration with Francesca Pelaggi

February 22
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until March 14, 2020

Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
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$275 – $300

This is an opportunity for students (teens and adults) to work on art that is in progress: a subject of concentration (hands, florals, reflections, etc.) or try something new with the guidance of a professional artist and instructor. Students will acquire useful techniques of application be it in acrylic, pastel, graphite, pen & ink as well as art fundamentals of line, shape, form, lighting, texture, composition and perspective using a medium of your choice. Work from photos or a set…

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The Adventures of Baron von Steubon and Cromwell

February 23
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11a.m.-5p.m. Tues.-Sat.; 12-5p.m. Sun.; 2nd + 3rd Thurs. 11a.m.-8p.m.; closed Mon.
Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
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David Bowman's storybook, The Adventures of Baron von Steubon and Cromwell, springs to life in this series of 18 mechanical vignettes. These kinetic sculptures tell the story of two automatons and their exciting journey on land, at sea, in the air and back to the past as they encounter fantastical mechanized beasts on their quest for long-lost family and treasure. Showings Nov. 14, 2019 to March 1, 2020 Museum Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sunday 12:00…

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Acrylic Painting Techniques with Francesca Pelaggi

February 24
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating until March 9, 2020

Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
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$275 – $300

Enjoy learning how to use acrylics and its quick-drying advantages to create beautiful works of art that have depth and luminosity. Learn easy techniques of acrylic painting for both the beginner and experienced artist. Students will be able to choose their own subject matter from a live still life arrangement set up in the studio or paint from a photo: landscape, animal/pet, florals, etc. Fundamental elements of form, light, shadow, blocking color, value, composition ans other skills will be covered.…

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Pastel Painting Techniques with Francesca Pelaggi

February 25
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until March 10, 2020

Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
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$275 – $300

Artists will learn techniques for handling and layering pastels to achieve soft blended transitions of color, to heavier textures. Students will be able to choose their own subject matter: a live still life arrangement set up in the studio or paint from a photo of your favorite landscape, pet/animal, floral, etc. Fundamentals of light and shadow, form, value, composition and atmosphere will be integrated into each project to improve current skills. Demonstrations will be given as well as individual attention…

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March 2020

Dr. Seuss Family Fun Day

March 7
Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
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Free – $10

Celebrate the 115th birthday of one of the most beloved children’s authors – Dr. Theodor Seuss Geisel. Meet the Cat in the Hat, enjoy the photo station and make Seuss crafts. There is early access for families with disabilities at 10:00 a.m. Museum Members: Free Non-Members: Free with Museum Admission.

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Access-ABILITY Art Exhibition Opening Reception

March 12
Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
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Reception is FREE to all.

Please join us for the opening reception of a visual art exhibition that showcases the talents of children and adults in our community who live and thrive with intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities. All are invited to the free opening reception to meet the artists and celebrate their talents in painting, sculpture, photography and design. Light refreshments are included. The exhibition is on view from Thursday, March 12 to Sunday, March 15, 2020.

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Botanical Art with Heidi Sandecki

March 14
Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
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$90 – $100

Kick off the spring season by learning how to create Botanical Art! This all-day workshop will teach you how to observe and record botanicals by using a combination of regular and watercolor colored pencils. Demonstrations will review how to capture intimate botanical details through the use of foundational principles such as proportion, form, perspective, tone, value and basic color theory. Whether you are new to botanical art or have previous experience, this workshop will leave you feeling inspired and encouraged.

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Spring Time Super Science

March 19
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One event on April 23, 2020 at 3:00 pm

One event on May 21, 2020 at 3:00 pm

Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
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Free – $10

Join us in BASF’s Kids’ Lab as we explore the fascinating world of science! Enjoy a different theme each session. Programs are 45 minutes, suitable for ages 6 through 9, on Thursdays: March 19, April 23 and May 21, 2020.

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