Make your own animal model out of paper with guest designers, Matt and Kat of Heavy Eyes.

This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up.

About Heavy Eyes

Heavy Eyes is a design studio in Brooklyn that creates bespoke window displays, custom sculptures, spatial installations, props, and objects. In this workshop, they share their unique process for building articulated animal models out of paper. Challenge yourself to create a 3D animal model out of flat paper using their provided template.

program HOURS

Session 1: 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Session 2: 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

PROGRAM FAQ

CAN I BRING MY GROUP TO THE PROGRAM?

We are unable to accommodate groups.

CAN I LEAVE MY CHILD?

Caretakers must remain with their child for the duration of the program.

WHAT IS MY ROLE AS THE CAREGIVER IN THIS PROGRAM?

We require that caregivers actively participate in our workshops. Caregivers are responsible for helping their child with their individual projects and are expected to manage any behavioral challenges that might be disruptive to the group. Caretakers must stay with their child for the duration of the program.

HOW DO I REGISTER FOR A PROGRAM?

All programming is on a first-come, first-serve basis. You cannot reserve a ticket online. We recommend arriving to the event location fifteen minutes before scheduled programming begins to ensure a spot.  If the program is full when you arrive, we invite you to join a later session.

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