Art Play: Ages 5-8
$50 Members (on sale 8/26)
$60 Members with Before & After-Care
$60 Not-Yet-Members (on sale 9/2)
$70 Not-Yet-Members with Before & After-Care
After-Care Pick-Up: 5:30pm
Join early childhood educator and Reggio practitioner Abbey Haughey as she asks the question, “What happens when we give kids more power to make choices in their environment?” Through this workshop we’ll provide strategies and tools that can help strengthen art techniques while leaving the creations up to them.
About the Teaching Artist
Abbey Haughey studied Art Education at Northeastern State University. She has a love for teaching, art, and traveling. From Fall 2013 to Spring 2014, Abbey taught English in Kaohsiung,Taiwan on a Fulbright Scholarship. She focused on integrating art into her lessons, and noticed huge success. When she returned to Tulsa, she started teaching at Boevers Elementary with Union Public Schools. She has taught grades kindergarten through 5th and has a passion for teaching. She focuses on honoring children and trusting their wonder. She believes children will have a deeper passion for learning if they get to be part of the process. Abbey has also worked for the Zarrow Art Center and has lead multiple summer camps as a teaching artist, she has worked for Gilcrease as a teaching artist for their Funday Sunday program, and has worked with Philbrook as the Sensational Science Educator. Summer of 2018, Abbey started working full time for Fairy Dust Teaching. Fairy Dust Teaching is built on the passion for the wonder and magic of early childhood. Fairy Dust believes young children have the right to play, to be collaborators in learning, and to dream.
What to Expect
All workshop participants will break for lunch between noon and 1:00pm. Please send your child to their workshop with a packed lunch and a water bottle. We will spend time in our gardens, so please ensure your child arrives with bug spray and sunscreen already applied, and bring extra for reapplication if necessary.
Before & After-Care
Before & After Care is offered for each day of Fall Break Workshops for an additional $10 per child. With the addition of Before & After Care to your ticket, you may drop your child off as early as 7:45am, and pick your child up at the end of the day between 4:00pm and 5:30pm.
Visit a member of Philbrook’s Guest Experience Team at the front desk or call us at (918) 748-5300 for more information.
All sales are final. Tickets, Memberships, and Donations are nonrefundable. Select ticketed events will be exchangeable. View our full Refund & Ticketing Policy for more information.
For information on wheelchair access or other accessibility matters, please visit the Accessibility page.
Visit a member of Philbrook’s Guest Experience Team at the front desk or call us at (918) 748-5300 for questions or additional information.