Watercolor and Nature Exploration Workshop - April 20

When: Saturday, April 20, 2024, 1:00pm
Price: $40 per child, registration is required.
A painting of two child figure statues in a fountain with flowers and trees in the background.
Frederick Brosen. Burnett Fountain, Spring. 2023. Courtesy of Frederick Brosen.

A Walk in the Park: Watercolor and Nature Exploration Workshop  

Join us for art-making and nature-exploring workshops where you will learn about watercolor artist Frederick Brosen, participate in a watercolor painting tutorial, and take part in a guided garden exploration. Enjoy hands-on activities in the Museum and observe and document the landscape and flora in the Central Park Conservatory Garden. The workshops will be hosted on April 20th and 27th from 1-3 PM for children ages 9-12. This program has been produced in partnership with the Central Park Conservancy. 

Program will be hosted, rain or shine! 

Date: Saturday, April 20th, 2024 

Time: 1 PM - 3 PM  

Cost: $40 per child - includes a take-home watercolor painting kit! 

Ages: 9-12 with their grown-ups. This is not a drop-off program. 


This workshop is for children ages 9-12 with their grownups. This is not a drop-off program. 

Registration deadline is one day prior to the event. 

Check in for the program begins 15 minutes before the event. 

Not able to make it to the event? Sign up for our 4/27 event instead. 

Central Park Conservancy

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The mission of the Central Park Conservancy is to preserve and celebrate Central Park as a sanctuary from the pace and pressures of city life, enhancing the enjoyment and wellbeing of all. 


Question? Email us at familyprograms@mcny.org

Groups of 10 or more get discounts; contact us at programs@mcny.org or 917.492.3395.

Accessibility: Assistive listening devices are available and our auditorium wheelchair lift can accommodate manual and motorized wheelchairs (max. capacity 500 lbs). Please contact the Museum at 917.492.3333 or info@mcny.org with any questions.


A Walk in the Park programs are made possible in part by Con Edison.

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Family Programs are made possible in part by the Margaret S. Ogden and Stephen A. Ogden Memorial Fund, Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, Rochlis Family Foundation, and Tianaderrah Foundation.

The Frederick A.O. Schwarz Education Center is endowed by grants from The Thompson Family Foundation Fund, the F.A.O. Schwarz Family Foundation, the William Randolph Hearst Endowment, and other generous donors.

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