Fuller Craftâ€™ Museum is located in BrocktonÂ MA on Â serene 22-acre campus provides a rare combination for people looking to experience art, culture, and the natural environment all in one idyllic setting.Â The permanent collection at Fuller Craft Museum includes studio furniture, as well asÂ glass,Â ceramics, jewelry and wood or textiles. Many craft artists are included in the permanent collection. The outdoor permanent sculpture features materials from nature. The museum has an outdoor courtyard.Â
The museum also hosts temporary exhibits, such as displays of polymer clay sculptures,Â fantasy teapots,Â an exhibit on the meaning of shoes,]Â and a current display of Native American basket weaving.Â It pairs with a local high school to offer weaving and ceramics lessons for special needs students.
The Museum is surrounded by over 700 acres of scenic woodland and the brilliant architectural landscape of Frederick Law Olmsteadâ€™s D.W. Field Park in Brockton, MA. They like to call it the lost gem of Bostonâ€™s Emerald Necklace. The Museumâ€™s award-winning 21,000 square foot building, sculpture garden, courtyards, and nature trails (like Carolineâ€™s Pathway) provide a serene getaway. With high ceilings, wide corridors, slate floors, natural wood beams, and myriad floor-to-ceiling-windowsâ€”there is an abundance of natural light and atmosphere that blurs the line between Â indoor and outdoor beauty.
Come celebrate your childâ€™s special day at Fuller Craft Museum plus free Museum admission for the day for you and all party guests. Our staff will lead an engaging craft project based on your childâ€™s age, after the craft time is reserved for enjoying cake and gifts. You are also welcome to provide your own cake, either from home or from a bakery of your choice. Party time is 2 hours (plus 15 min. set-up and 15 min. clean-up).
Stenciled Canvas Backpack
Painted Ceramic Coin Bank
The Museum does not allow food heating devices and prohibits the consumption of alcohol. All food and cake must be consumed in the designated area. Food and paper goods not provided.
SummerSPARKÂ at Fuller Craft Museum presents four weeks of full-day art and craft workshops for kids grades K â€“ 6* and two weeks for students grades 7 â€“ 9*. All programs are designed to encourage creativity, experimentation, and self-expression, while introducing students to a variety of art and craft materials and processesâ€”small group sizes ensure that students stay safe and engaged. New projects each week, no repeats!
Through individual and group projectsÂ in the studioÂ andÂ galleries, children will work with age appropriate materialsÂ exploring traditional 2-D artmaking techniques such as painting and drawing as well as craft-based materials such as wood, fiber, metal and clay. Individual and group projects, museum gallery visits and outdoor activity daily.Â Please provide nut-free bagged lunch.
- Engaging art and craft programs taught by skilled, professional artists and art educators.
- 5-day sessions for students grades K â€“ 6*, and grades 7 â€“ 9*.
- All students will visit Museum exhibitionsÂ each week.
- Small class sizes, lots of one-on-one support.
Space is limited.Â Follow the links below to register today.
SummerSPARKÂ 2019 / Grades K â€“ 6
- Week 1: Monday, July 8 â€“ Friday, July 12
- Week 2: Monday, July 15 â€“ Friday, July 19
- Week 3: Monday, July 22 â€“ Friday, July 26
- Week 4: Monday, July 29 â€“ Friday, August 2
SummerSPARKÂ 2019 / Grades 7 â€“ 9
$325 Members / $375 Nonmembers
Full-day Program / 9:00 am â€“ 4:00 pm
Early Bird Discount:Â 10% discount offered throughÂ April 30, 2019 (use codeÂ EARLYBIRDÂ at checkout)
Multi-Week Discount:Â Register your child(ren) for more than one week ofÂ SummerSPARKÂ and pay the listed price for the first week, and receive 10% off each additional week.Â The Multi-Week discount cannot be combined with the early bird rate.Â (use codeÂ MULTIWEEKÂ at checkout)
Scholarship Info:Â A limited number of scholarships are available to Brockton residents only, based on financial need and distributed on a first come, first served basis. Please emailÂ firstname.lastname@example.orgÂ for more information.
*About Grade Levels:Â SummerSPARKÂ programs are open to a two-grade range so parents/guardians may select which class best aligns with their childâ€™s developmental level. Parents/guardians may choose either theÂ grade their child completedÂ in June 2019, or theÂ grade their child will enterÂ in September 2019. If you have questions regarding this, please donâ€™t hesitate to contact us!