EDUCATOR OPEN HOUSE
Learn about the Heard Museum’s resources for K–12 educators and enjoy a demonstration of basket-making traditions with artist August Wood from the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community. See how traditional techniques are used to weave natural desert materials into intricate baskets, and make a coiled basket that you can create with your students!
The first 35 people to check into the event on Oct 12. will have an opportunity to make a coil basket with materials that can be used with K-12 students!
Professional development certificates provided. Must be a K–12 educator to attend. Space is limited!
Saturday, October 12 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Heard Museum Campus
Location: Monte Vista Room Fee: FREE
Give your students an opportunity to experience David Hockney’s Yosemite and Masters of California Basketry which, highlights the impact that Yosemite has had over time and space on artistic production, from the valley’s original Indigenous inhabitants to one of the most celebrated artists of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Questions? Email the Heard Museum Education Department at [email protected]