Summer Art Studio 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017 - 11:00am to Friday, August 4, 2017 - 2:00pm

LCVA invites you to join us this summer to explore and create beautiful works of art inspired by some of your favorite children’s literature old and new! 

Drop in any time between 11:00am–2:00pm, from June 5-August 4,  at the LCVA, on the corner of 3rd Street and Main Street in historic downtown Farmville.

We will be closed Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday July 4th.

This year’s program dates and themes are:

What’s Growing on?! | June 5–June 16

It’s a Garden Party of crafting and creativity when you delve into the botanical world of plants! Food, beauty, shade and clean air – celebrate the green life!

Featured Books: Planting a Rainbow, The Curious Garden, If you Hold A Seed, The Earth and I


Tales with Tails!  | June 19–June 30

Tall tales and small tails – we will toad-ally have fun with animals wild and mild!

Featured Books: The Very Busy Spider, Bee & Me, They All Saw a Cat, What Do You Do With a Tail Like This?


Uniquely Me! | July 5–July 14

(LCVA closed Monday July 3 and Tuesday, July 4)

Are you especially special? YES! Let’s celebrate you and what makes you…YOU! * Tie dye (Please bring one laundered t-shirt to tie dye. Shoestrings will be available.)

Featured Books: A Poem for Peter, The Wonderful Things You Will Be, We All Sing with the Same Voice, Firebird, The Name Jar


Are We There Yet? | July 17–July 28

Get lost or find yourself along the creative journey!

Featured Books: Oh the Places You’ll Go, The Twenty One Balloons, There’s No Place Like Space: All About our Solar System, Time Flies


From my head to-ma-toes! | July 31–August 4

Bring a healthy appetite for food inspired art! 

Featured Books: A Crazy Day at Critter Café, How are you Peeling?  How to Save your Tail,  Dinosaurs Alive and Well: A Guide to Good Health, My Daddy is a Pretzel