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Inclusive Saturdays for Children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (Ages 8+)

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June 12, 11 am 12 pm

Ages 8+

Free with RSVP

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Project: Collage Portraits

Caregivers and children will work together to create mixed media portraits. Families will first explore shapes and elements of portraiture (creating an image of a person, often a face). Next, families will create a portrait of their own by arranging and layering paper. At the end of the session, families can share their portraits with each other!

This free virtual class encourages children to explore different art mediums through sensory experiences, music, and movement activities. Children build motor skills and self-regulated independence and social skills while connecting with siblings and caregivers.

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About CMA’s Inclusive Saturday Classes

CMA’s Inclusive Saturday Classes provide a free opportunity for children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and their family and friends. CMA Teaching Artists are trained in facilitating structured workshops that are specifically designed to help children with Autism develop social skills, creative problem-solving, and expression through art. The program’s supportive environment also helps strengthen family ties and builds a sense of community for families affected by Autism. Class times are listed in Eastern Time (ET).

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