Crafts and folk art are often dismissed by larger and more established art institutions, and the Craft & Folk Art Museum seeks to provide an audience for outsider arts and crafts. From bottle cap art to textiles and found object sculptures, the art here is anything but stilted and boring. It's vivacious, alive with colors, texture, and surprising materials. Hands-on workshops help patrons understand the value of creating things by hand, and art talks and poetry readings take the education a step further. Check the schedule for upcoming exhibitions and events, and be sure to bring the kids along to this place, because it'll be right up their alley.
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