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July 27, 2017
July 27, 2017 (1-4pm)
Art Quest Summer Camps – Self Portraiture For students entering grades 6 – 12 Registration form to be available online by March 1 & will be due by June 16, 2017. Learn how to paint a great likeness of yourself in this four-hour studio experience. Explore symbolism, technical skills and abstraction while you decide…Read more...
July 29, 2017
Saturday, July 29, 2017 (10:30am-12:30pm)
Etch on glass! Learn how to design your own custom adhesive stencil or freehand a design using a wax technique. Glass will be provided. All materials are included with $5 materials fee. Admission to the Museum is free. << Previous workshop …………… Next workshop >>Read more...
August 1, 2017
Aug. 1 - 3, 2017 (8:30am-Nooon)
Art Quest Summer Camps – Brush up with Landscapes For students entering grades 3 – 5 Registration form to be available online by March 1 & will be due by June 16, 2017. Flowers and bunnies and deer, oh my! For those young artists who wonder about the specifics of landscape painting, we will…Read more...
August 8, 2017
Aug. 8 - 10, 2017 (8:30am-Noon)
Art Quest Summer Camps – Movers and Makers For students entering grades K – 2 Registration form to be available online by March 1 & will be due by June 16, 2017. Campers will dance, play and wiggle while they create art that allows them to practice fine motor skills, coordination and of course…Read more...
August 11, 2017
Friday, Aug. 11, 2017 (10-11am)
Get ready for a boot scootin’ time! Join us and “head west” to meet some of the cowboys and cowgirls in the Museum. Then create our own wearable art in the art studio. Children are encouraged to wear their favorite western wear! Every playdate features gallery play, interactive looking experience, and an…Read more...
August 17, 2017
Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 (12:10-1:50pm)
Branding the American West Book Discussion with co-editor Join Sarah Boehme, co-editor of the exhibition catalog Branding the American West: Paintings and Film, 1900-1950, for an engaging noon-hour discussion on the concepts and ideas associated with the catalog and exhibition on Thursday, August 17, 2017 from 12:10 – 12:50 p.m. Participants…Read more...
September 23, 2017
Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017 (10:30am-12:30pm)
Get fired up for clay! Learn to hand-build a clay bowl with inlayed designs. Using two different colors of clay, make patterns of flowers, figures or abstract shapes. The pieces will be fired, glazed and returned to you in time for holiday parties. (Artists should know there is always a risk…Read more...
October 13, 2017
Friday, Oct. 13, 2017 (10-11am)
Orange ya ready for fall fun?!? Yellow, orange, red, and brown, fall colors are all around! Explore the colors, smells, and sights of fall and then create our own scented autumn art in the studio. Every playdate features gallery play, interactive looking experience, and an art studio visit designed to connect children…Read more...
October 28, 2017
Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 (10am - 4pm)
Discover the joy of art-making En Plein Air, Watercolor (1 session)! What does “en plein air” mean? This French term is used to describe the practice of artists who chose to paint a landscape or other chosen subject out of doors, rather than in a studio or workshop. Sound fun? Join us! This…Read more...
November 28, 2017
Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017 (6 - 8pm)
Discover the joy of art-making Hand-Building with Clay – a 3 part series! Discover the hands-on magic of hand-building pottery. Get messy and try out what you learn! Create in our new studio during the SMA Adult Studio Workshop on hand building with clay this winter. This workshop’s special guest artist will be…Read more...