The MEM Project offers Jewish art workshops to young adults in the greater Boston area.
*New Workshop for Interfaith Couples: "Fusing Cultures"
creating a collaborative window exploring our interfaith connection through glass and paper
Two Sundays: November 19 and December 3rd
5 pm - 7:30 pm
Partners: interfaithfamily and Connection Lab
Location: Temple Shalom, Newton
Cost: *Now only $36 (originally $90) thanks to support from a Young Adult Innovation Grant through Combined Jewish Philanthropies
Connect with other interfaith couples in their 20's-40's as you explore stained glass and papercutting techniques utilized by multiple religions. This unique opportunity will culminate in the design and creation of a Stained Glass/Papercut window that will be donated to the interfaith space at Bentley University to connect and inspire others.
Note: Individuals welcome too- If you are a product or a part of an interfaith relationship, we hope you will join us!
Space is limited. Registration preferred by November 15.
6th Annual Chanukah
Monday December 4th
7 pm - 9 pm
Partner: Riverway Project
Location: Temple Israel in Boston
Connect with other young adults, 20's - 40's, as you make your own set of Chanukah candles to last the eight nights.
Make them for yourself or to give away as a unique holiday gift. No prior art experience is necessary. Note - we'll also have jelly donut treats to help get you in the mood and inspire your creative Chanukah spirit...
Space is limited. Please register by November 27.
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Past Jewish Art Workshops/Courses (click links below to view pics!)
Solar Lantern Workshop (October 2014)
Art from the Heart Women's Workshop
LimmudBoston Community Art Project
Let There Be Light Chanukah Workshop
JBBBS MAGIC Event
Eser Art Workshop (April 2013)
Passover Art Series (March 2013)
Stained Glass Art Workshop (January 2013)
Tu B'shvat Art Workshop (January 2013)
Let There Be Light Course (December 2012)
Sparks of Hope Workshop @ Limmud (December 2012)
Downtown Lunchtime Mural Series (June 2012)
Passover Exploration of Art and Wine (March 2012)
The Art of Jewish Symbols and Jewish Spirit (February 2012)
Jewish Papercutting Course (January 2012)
JCC Diller Fellows Workshop (January 2012)
CJP CHAI Society Workshop (June 2011)
JCC Diller Fellows Workshop (November/December 2010)
Jamaica Plain Workshop (July 2010)
Sample curricula include:
• "Jews, Paper, Scissors… Cut!"- an exploration of Jewish Papercutting
• The Art of Jewish Symbols and Jewish Spirit
• Let There Be Light: A Visual Exploration of “Light” in the Bible
• Creating “Creation” – Exploring the beginning of the world through visual imagery
• The Art of Hebrew Names