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New Dates for Snow Sculptors: Sat. & Sun, Jan. 28-29

Rain is snow fun for snow sculpture; because of the rain and warm temperatures in the forecast, note the following new dates. See snow sculptors in action on Saturday & Sunday, Jan. 28 & 29, 10 am-5 pm, at the Woodson Art Museum. 
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Tiffany Glass on View at the Woodson Art Museum

Tiffany Studios leaded-glass lampshades and windows – some of the twentieth century’s most striking, iconic decorative objects – shine in an exhibition that remains on view at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum through Sunday, February 26, 2017.
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Purchase Birds in Art Catalogues

The Woodson Art Museum documents its annual Birds in Art exhibitions with well-designed, fully illustrated, four-color catalogues. Get details and purchase the 132-page 2017 Birds in Art catalogue now via this link. See a list of artists featured in this publication.
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Sandhill-Crane Sculpture Graces Grounds

See a towering sandhill-crane sapling sculpture created by Boston artists Donna Dodson and Andy Moerlein, known as The Myth Makers, who create site-specific sculpture from ephemeral materials. For “The Dance,” Dodson and Moerlein were inspired by the way the seasonal migration of sandhill cranes to their Wisconsin nesting grounds marks the passage of time.
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Insider’s View: Weekly Blog

New Office Space

Who would have thought that after planning an entire addition to the Museum, re-configuring existing Museum spaces, and replacing windows and a roof on an eighty-five-year-old building, that “gettin’ some new furniture” would be the most challenging of them all?
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A Tourist in My Own Hometown

There’s nothing quite as compelling as holiday houseguests – especially your own adult children – to motivate all types of planning, from menus and recipes to selecting must-visit area sights. In addition to the obvious #1 destination on my list, the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, where the warm glow of Tiffany Studios lamps and windows is irresistible, there was something else I had long wanted to do: a nighttime sleigh ride.
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1,000-Watt Magic

Opening gallery doors, to me, is like lifting the cover of a book and revealing the story inside. I imagine gallery magic and alchemy feeding the narrative, keeping it fresh.
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Collect & Share Inspiring Experiences

We invite you to take a few moments to explore the Digital Guestbook touchscreen in the main entrance during each Woodson Art Museum visit. By answering a few questions and entering your zip code, you can “leave your mark” with a virtual pin on the world map that contributes to revealing the Museum’s global appeal.
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