Recommended for ages 8–12
Tired of the world the way it is? Invent your own brand-new country from scratch—draw the map, write the laws, design the flag, and more—with the option to share your new sovereign nation at the end of the workshop. J. Ryan Stradal is the author of the award-winning and New York Times best-selling novel Kitchens of the Great Midwest.
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Hammer Kids is made possible through the generosity of the Anthony & Jeanne Pritzker Family Foundation.
Hammer Kids also receives support from friends of the Hammer Museum’s Kids’ Art Museum Project (K.A.M.P.), an annual family fundraiser. Additional funding is provided by The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation.