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Open Tuesday – Sunday
9:30 am – 5:15 pm
Let’s look for still lifes as they exist in our homes.
By Raphael Noz, senior teaching artist
Make a self-portrait inspired by Frida Kahlo’s symbolism and create an “album” of portraits of you and Frida Kahlo or of you and people you admire.
By Raphael Noz, Senior Teaching Artist
Reflect on the landscapes around you and create your own with watercolor paints or gouache.
By Jill McLennan, Teaching Artist
Experiment with materials and consider how best to display sculptures in this diorama activity.
By Hannah Freeman, Senior Teaching Artist
Create a hat that explores ways of making and combining found materials.
By Jen Kindell, Teaching Artist
Explore painting techniques to capture what you notice about the sky.
By Raphael Noz, Teaching Artist
Create your own spirit board to honor a person or an aspect of the natural world.
By Jill McLennan, Senior Teaching Artist
Create personal anti-racist messages that express your individual points of view.
By Heide Miller
Create a thank you or gratitude painting, inspired by the ex-votos Frida Kahlo collected.
Collect and examine materials from a favorite place in nature.
Did you know that you can make a view camera using simple materials you may have at home?
Create a simple collage landscape representing an ideal place, focusing on the horizon line.