Ridgeland’s St. Andrew’s Episcopal School will hold its annual Arts on the Green: Learning by Design on April 20.
The festival will run from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free.
More than 25 artists will be selling art, including paintings, jewelry, fused glass, and nesting dolls.
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While many activities are free, there will be $10 armband for sale, providing access to the Children’s Green. There, kids can participate in scavenger hunts, Ultimate Frisbee, science experiments, pantomime lessons, archery, a spider jump, hands-on “Garden to Table” arts and crafts, a petting zoo, face painting, and caricature drawings.
Special ticketed events include “The Little Green Dress” Fashion Show ($10), featuring clothing from local businesses and creations by both art students and Environmental Club members. Additionally, students will “up- cycle” their standard-issue school uniforms through special Fashion Design Workshops ($25/ticket).
» For more info, visit www.artsonthegreen.info.