Tue, May 11 | Online

Virtual Studio Visit and Demo with Artist Wayne Kusy

Artist Wayne Kusy used 197,000 toothpicks to create the Lusitania, on view as part of AVAM’s permanent collection. Virtually tour his studio, then make your own toothpick work during the demo, using materials from your home. You'll receive the supply list in an email confirmation after you RSVP.
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Virtual Studio Visit and Demo with Artist Wayne Kusy

Time & Location

May 11, 7:00 PM EDT
Online

About the Event

Artist Wayne Kusy has been building sculptures with toothpicks since he was in the fifth grade. Since then, Wayne has used this household item to create large, intricate, models of ships, including the Lusitania, part of AVAM’s permanent collection.

Join us as we virtually explore Wayne’s studio and talk about all things toothpicks! After the live, virtual visit, Wayne will show us how to create a simple shape using toothpicks and glue.

Supplies needed:

Square toothpicks

White glue

Scissors or wire cutters

Paper

To best prepare for the demo:

Glue toothpicks in pairs

Draw a simple shape on paper as a template

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