June 17 – August 14, 2022
Museum is open Wednesdays through Thursdays from 12 – 5 pm and
Friday through Sundays from 11 am – 5 pm.
Elmhurst Art Museum
150 Cottage Hill Avenue
A spokesperson describes the event as follows:
"...Nature’s Blueprints features interactive learning stations that explore ways one can be inspired by nature’s incredibly resourceful designs. Families will enjoy hands-on stations about natural emulation in art and design such as: how burrs from a forest informed velcro, the shape of a beetle’s teeth helped an inventor create a more efficient chainsaw, bird and bat wing shapes aided the early flight tests, spiderwebs have inspired suspension bridges, and more..."