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Friday, March 18

Join us in celebrating early spring with this AwA workshop inspired by nature’s bloomers!

 1–5 pm | All Ages

$5 for 53204 residents
$10 for non-53204 residents
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unnamed (1)Artist Thea Kovac will be lead this workshop, opened to all children and adults! We will use liquid watercolor with various resists and brush techniques to create floral patterns and forms, and create 3D bouquets from our designs.

Please contact Arts Education Coordinator Maikue Vang to for questions:
maikue@wpca-milwaukee.org, 414.672.2787 ext. 12

SAC2015 WEB-53Thea Kovac is a Milwaukee based visual artist, independent art instructor, and poet. Thea has held classes, workshops and artist residencies in many academic and community venues including MIAD, UWM, Stritch, Alverno, Jewish Community Center, Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Museum of Wisconsin Art (MOWA), Sharon Lynne Wilson Center, Woodland Pattern, Lynden Sculpture Garden and Walker’s Point Center for the Arts. She is on the Milwaukee Artist Resource Network (MARN) Advisory Board.

She has been on the jury panel for exhibits at area colleges and the Milwaukee Art Museum Scholastic Art Awards, and has given presentation at artist organizations in southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois.

unnamed-3Her watercolor and acrylic paintings are in numerous collections locally and internationally and in many corporate collections including Avon Headquarters in New York, Information Resources in Chicago, and Northwestern Mutual and St. Francis Hospital in Milwaukee.

In her workspace in The Toy Factory on the north side of Milwaukee, she creates vivid watercolor and acrylic paintings.

Website: theakovac.com

Registration and Payment

Afternoons with Art (AwA) is offered during days when schools are not in session (based on MPS calendar). Think about it as a mini art camp. AwA also include winter and spring break programming as well as individual days during the semester (PTA, administration days…). Click here for more AwA dates.