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Create Something Uniquely You!

Explore materials, learn about process, and create some art. Bring your creativity and curiosity to The Studio where every visit is a chance to create something uniquely you. The Studio is a space where your imagination can take you anywhere. The Studio offers open-ended, multi-disciplinary arts and maker activities on a rotating basis.

The opportunity to create art comes with many benefits. Art promotes:
  • Creativity
  • Confidence
  • Problem-solving
  • Patience and persistence
  • The ability to give and receive feedback
Plan Your Next Visit

Upcoming Studio Activities

Monday, April 1 – Sunday, April 7
Cardboard City

Build it big, in this kid-made city!

 

Monday, April 8 – Thursday, April 11
Makerspace

Cut, glue, tape, create! We can’t wait to see what you make!

 

Friday, April 12 – Sunday, April 14
Charting the Imagination with Artist-in-Residence Jess Graff

What would a map of the imagination look like? Or a map of where bugs go? Could you create a map of how to make your favorite food? How would you build it? Let’s explore together.

 

Monday, April 15 – Thursday, April 18
Flying Art

Make it fly, spin, hover, and twirl! Using our Wind Table and lots of lightweight materials, you can design, test, and tinker with flight!

 

Friday, April 19 – Saturday, April 20
Charting the Imagination with Artist-in-Residence Jess Graff

What would a map of your favorite places look like? Where do you love to go? Where do you feel safe? Where do you like to play? Let’s explore together.

 

Sunday, April 21 – Museum CLOSED

 

Monday, April 22 – Sunday, April 28
Earth Play

Clay, soil, and sand! We’re celebrating the Earth by digging our hands into soil and creating nature-based art.

 

Thursday, April 25 – Saturday, April 27
Charting the Imagination with Artist-in-Residence Jess Graff

What would a map of our waterways look like? What does water tell us? Where does a river flow and what does it pass?  Exploring Suminagashi, a Japanese water printing technique and continuous line drawing, we will explore the fluid motions of water.

 

Sunday, April 28 – Wednesday, May 1
Makerspace

What will you create next?!?! We have a bountiful collection of recyclables that can be combined to make something uniquely awesome!

 

Studio activities are subject to change without notice.

Artist-In-Residence

April 12 – June 22

Children have an exceptional way of making sense of a complex world. Join artist Jess Graff as we explore the places we live and the places we dream of through art.

 

Jess will be in The Studio
several days each week April 12 – June 22

Coming Up
April 12 – 14 | 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
April 19 – 20 | 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
April 25 – 27 | 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
May 2 – 4 | 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
May 5 – 6 | 9:30 am – 2:30 pm