Magic of Science

Paige Ahlenius

This customizable workshop allows students to explore the world of science through they eyes of visual artist, Paige Ahlenius.


Kindergarteners through 8th graders can choose one of these 3 projects:

  • Design your own crystal garden.
  • Investigate the properties of matter by creating a lava lamp.
  • Learn the secrets of invisible ink.


More advanced artistic engineers in 3rd through 8th grades can challenge themselves with this project:

  • Design and build a gravity carousel.


Discoveries abound when you put the arts and sciences together!


Grade Levels: K,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

Fees: $127 single, $109 each for 2 or more on the same day; Materials fee of $2 per student / The break between workshops must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate. Title 1 Schools may qualify for funding assistance.

Maximum Audience Size: 30

Availability: Please inquire

Program Length: 45 minutes

Location: At Your School

Requirements: Artist needs a table to set up supplies and demonstrate. Students need space to work. For gravity carousel, students need scissors and glue. Teachers must be present at all times during workshop.

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