Automaton Sculpture

Students view sculpture in the museum’s collection to gain inspiration for creating a cardboard kinetic sculpture that incorporates movable parts. Students explore simple machine elements while creating motion in their sculptures.

Appropriate for grades: 4th–8th
Maximum number of students: 112
Duration: 90 minutes
Cost: $7.00 per student with a minimum of 15 students. One adult must accompany every 10 students.
Availability: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.

Classroom Connections supplement for Automaton Sculpture workshop