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Wetlands Wilderness Lore with Hawkeye

Our our most recent wilderness lore adventure with Hawkeye focused on wetlands. He told us a thrilling tale of creeping through the mud, camouflaged with duckweed to the edge of a small pond in the wetlands.  Hawkeye nearly touched the … Continue reading

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Clay Date: Tide Pool collaboration and Rooster feathers!

 

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Winter Wonderland

Our winter landscape collaboration came together over several classes and our huge winter break workshop.  

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Year of the Rooster

With the Chinese calendar turning over, we welcomed the Year of the Rooster the Tessera way: with stories and art   From design to sculpting we’ve been working for a long while now, but the final touches will take place … Continue reading

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Welcome to Tessera!

Tessera Arts LLC Tessera is a Greek word describing a small tile used to create mosaics. We work to provide children with opportunity for individual exploration, but also emphasize collaborative projects with peers. Every child is both a unique individual, … Continue reading

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Treats for kids and birds

This week at Tessera we’ve been making bird feeders out of oranges.  The best part is that we get to juice the oranges first.  With a few holes in the rind, they are easy to hang with yarn.  Make sure … Continue reading

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Winter Break Gift Making Workshop

Spaces are filling up fast in Tessera’s winter break workshop! Reserve your spot by Thursday, 12/15 and your child can stay until 3:30 at no additional cost! Guarantee a your child has the chance to make unique handmade gifts for … Continue reading

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Exploring Fall with Hawkeye

Hawkeye’s lesson this month focused on harvest time and the growth and kinds of pumpkins. We started off discussing the season. Fall.  The kids has a lot of great answers to Hawkeye’s pumpkin questions, like: “Where to pumpkins come from?” … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop 11/19

Join us this Saturday (11/19) for a weekend workshop where we’live learn to make paper that can be used to make original art or cards. Perfect holiday gifts or treasured master piece to keep, each page will be as unique … Continue reading

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Halloween prep at our first Spooky Stuff Creation Station!

Our first Spooky Stuff Creation Station was a monstrous success, with all kinds of creepy crawly art and objects created to evoke the spirit of the season.  Don’t miss our next Spooky Workshops coming up Saturday Oct 29 and Monday … Continue reading

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