Family Art Making

family art workshops

Get out of the house and into our studio this summer! Led by a museum educator, children and caregivers will print, paint, weave, and sculpt masterpieces using a variety of art materials. Workshops are limited to eight people per session to allow for social distancing.

Please note: Every visitor will be asked to read and agree to terms and conditions. We recommend that children under 18 have a parent or legal guardian agree to the terms and conditions for them. If an adult other than a parent or legal guardian is accompanying the child, the document can be printed and signed in advance.

Workshop fee: $5 per child (museum admission is not included)
Ages 3-12 with an adult. Space is limited; reservations required.
Please make your reservations by noon the day prior to scheduled workshops.
Choose a day of the week below to see the offerings for each date.

Pop Art Printmaking: 11AM - 12PM

Tuesdays
11AM-12PM

Explore the art of relief printing and make a colorful pop art inspired print.

Painted Self(ie) Portraits: 2-3PM

Tuesdays
2-3PM

Learn playful techniques to paint an original “selfie” or create a portrait of a friend.

Please make your reservations by noon the day prior to scheduled workshops.

Funky Fibers: 11AM-12PM

Thursdays
11AM-12PM

Work together to weave a masterpiece using a variety of unique materials.

Mixed Media Totems: 2-3PM

Thursdays
2-3PM

Experiment with fun materials and textures to create a totem collage that tells a story.

Please make your reservations by noon the day prior to scheduled workshops.

Watercolor Wildlife: 11AM-12PM

Fridays
11AM - 12PM

Learn the basics of watercolor resist and collaborate as you create a textured animal painting.

Clay Coil Pots: 2-3PM

Fridays
2 - 3PM 

Learn the basics of clay. Use your hands to pinch, pound, and roll clay into a functional pot for everyday use or play.

Please make your reservations by noon the day prior to scheduled workshops.

Pop Art Printmaking: 11AM-12PM

Saturdays
11AM-12PM

Explore the art of relief printing and make a colorful pop art inspired print.

Painted Self(ie) Portraits: 2-3PM

Saturdays
2-3PM

Learn playful techniques to paint an original “selfie” or create a portrait of a friend.

Please make your reservations by noon the day prior to scheduled workshops.