Note: access to the de Young may be impacted on 12/7 due to SF Rec and Parks’ Holiday Tree Lighting.
Open Tuesday – Sunday
9:30 am – 5:15 pm
Create a collection of botanical postcards as you explore the San Francisco Botanical Garden—or any other special garden!
By Jennie Smith, senior teaching artist
Create a three-part drawing that documents your in-depth exploration of a tree using observation, notation, and sketching.
By Jill McLennan, senior teaching artist
This film explores the painting Dance in a Subterranean Roundhouse at Clear Lake, California by French-born artist Jules Tavernier.
Create an abstract watercolor painting inspired by nature, such as the leaves from plants or trees.
By Rea Lynn de Guzman, teaching artist
Let’s follow Fernand Léger’s stencil technique to make a booklet of our own.
By Raphael Noz, senior teaching artist
Judy Chicago: Making Change is a short documentary on the making of the artist’s very first retrospective exhibition.
Enjoy a step-by-step art activity focused on humans’ relationship with animals.
This short film features independent ceramic artist and scholar Michelle Erickson.
Create an expressive portrait using a photograph as a resource, inspired by artist Hung Liu.
This short documentary celebrates the life, career, and legacy of Black fashion designer Patrick Kelly.
Create a one-of-a-kind decorative gift box filled with love, inspired by the signature looks of fashion designer Patrick Kelly.
By Hannah Freeman, senior teaching artist
Create an abstract landscape drawing using a photograph as reference, inspired by artist Bernice Bing.