• Children

    TRYING ON SANTA 2017—A FAMILY EVENT

    TRYING ON SANTA—a FAMILY EVENT @ the Pomerene Center for the Arts December 2nd, 9th & 16th, 2017 |11am—3:45pm and 4pm—7:30pm $25 per family for an hour’s worth of fun. Schedule your visit and buy your ticket Add a professional photo shoot Did you ever wonder what it would be like to stand in the boots of Santa Claus? You and your family can find out at the Pomerene Center! TRYING ON SANTA will bring Santa “at home” to life through interactive experiences that are fun for both parents and children alike. Personal elves will guide families through the rooms of the Pomerene Center with a different themed activity in each…

  • Children

    Young POM Artists Club tackles Inktober

    The Young POM artists club tackles Inktober “Every October, artists all over the world take on the Inktober drawing challenge by doing one ink drawing a day the entire month. I created Inktober in 2009 as a challenge to improve my inking skills and develop positive drawing habits. It has since grown into a worldwide endeavor with thousands of artists taking on the challenge every year.” Jake Parker, Inktober Founder After talking with Young POM Artists current members, we have decided the club should take on the challenge this year.  Graphic Artist Josh Williams will be leading the explore of inking techniques and expressive drawing.   Young POM Artists Club…

  • Children

    POM THEATRICALs — Frog in the Pond

    POM THEATRICALs — Frog in the Pond is an all-around arts education experience for children designed to encourage a broad range of creative expression through the visual arts, storytelling (drama), movement (dance), and sound (music). It’s a collaborative effort calling on all creative skills. Ingredients for frog in the pond Matsuo Basho’s most famous Haiku translated by Alan Watts The old pond, A frog jumps in: Plop! Paintings by Claude Monet — most famous painter of ponds A trip to Clary Gardens to paint pictures of the pond there A live frog Sugar Lift Etchings by frog lover & famous Australian artist John Olsen Slow-mo video of frogs jumping Assorted simple rhythm…