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October 21, 2017
Saturday, October 21, 2017 (10am - 3pm)
Get ready for the biggest day of FREE FUN this fall in Downtown Orange! Join us for Community Fun Day on Saturday, October 21, 2017, 10am – 3pm! Enjoy over 20 different activities, including arts & crafts, balloon twist artists, FREE LUNCH, live animal shows, face painting, live music from the Country…Read more...
On view Oct. 21, 2017 - June 2, 2018 (9am-5pm)
Paul Kane contradicts the common stereotype of the reclusive artist. From 1845-1848, Kane camped and canoed across the North American continent, sketching in watercolor and oil paints along the way. He wanted to record the landscape and the people before they changed. This exhibition presents Kane’s first-hand works exploring…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...
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...
August 17, 2017
Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 (12:10-12:50pm)
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...
August 11, 2017
Friday, August 11, 2017 (noon - 3pm)
Last Chance to Doodle This Summer! Draw, sketch, scribble and doodle your way into a creative summer break at the Stark Museum of Art. Spend some time mingling with art in fun new ways. Draw what you see, think or feel after being inspired by the works of art in our galleries…Read more...
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 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 4, 2017
Friday, August 4, 2017 (noon - 3pm)
You’re An Artist, Too! Draw, sketch, scribble and doodle your way into a creative summer break at the Stark Museum of Art. Spend some time mingling with art in fun new ways. Draw what you see, think or feel after being inspired by the works of art in our galleries or practice…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...