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Fun with Fonseca! – Free art making + popsicles & a book signing

July 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fonseca
FREE EVENT – ANYONE CAN JOIN!
On Saturday, July 23, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, join Public Art Reston, Reston Museum and Reston Art Gallery and Studios in celebrating the 100th anniversary of Gonzalo Fonseca’s birth.
Reston’s first public artist, we will highlight the Uruguan sculptor free arts & crafts, popsicles and a book signing!
Program Schedule:
  • 10:00 am – 12:00 pm – At Reston Art Gallery and Studios get creative with free, family friendly art activities including mini-boat making and designing a canvas square to be included in a community public art project for display at Reston Museum.
  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Come by Fonseca’s Sun Boat sculpture for a free popsicle to celebrate the artist’s 100th birthday!
  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – At Jo Anne Rose Gallery at Reston Community Center at Lake Anne author Cheryl Terio-Simon who will be signing her new book, “Community is what it’s all about: An ode to Lake Anne“.

All sales proceeds will be donated to a fund to conserve Lake Anne’s public art.

Details

Date:
July 23
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Organizers

Public Art Reston
Reston Museum

Venue

Lake Anne Plaza
1609 Washington Plaza W
Reston, VA 20190 United States
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