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The Eric Carle Museum
of Picture Book Art
  • 125 West Bay Road
  • Amherst, MA 01002


  • Thursday, Friday 10 am - 4 pm
  • Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
  • Sunday 12 pm - 5 pm

Closed Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday

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Making Art Together

A Green Thumb

During our preparation this week for the next Public Art Project, I was reminded of how much we love using magazine paper for programs here at The Carle.

Rainbow Window Shades - Easy Way to Display Art

Our Art Studio is blessed with an entire wall of windows on our South-facing side. That means, in the months of short days, the sun's glorious rays stream right our eyes. That kind of direct light is great for feeling like a cat- relaxed and drowsy, but is sometimes tricky for working.


Studio Favorites: Circle Punches Part I

Last spring The Studio ran the Public Art Project Circle Circus, when visitors could use an array of geometric shapes to create a collage or three-dimensional assemblage.

Watercolor Paper 101

Occasionally, Meghan and I get emails asking us about specific materials we use or to further explain how we made something in The Studio. Below is one of our most recent letters with a question about our watercolor paper: READ MORE


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