The Studio - DuPage Children's Museum

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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

Tuesday March 10 – Thursday, March 12
Watercolor Experiments 

Come paint with watercolor in the Studio as we playfully experiment with all kinds of ways to make art!

 

Friday, March 13 – Monday, March 16
Making Connections

Add your own individual touch to our collaborative community sculpture, which symbolizes the myriad of connections between people, ideas, play, and our community. Artist-In-Residence Angela Lyonsmith will be in The Studio:

  • Friday, March 13 | 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 14 | 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Monday, March 16 | 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

Tuesday March 17 – Thursday, March 19
Makerspace: Spring Art 

As the seasons change we will all celebrate the passing of Winter into spring. Come create art that pops off the page with the colors of spring!

 

Friday, March 20
Making Connections

Add your own individual touch to our collaborative community sculpture, which symbolizes the myriad of connections between people, ideas, play, and our community. Artist-In-Residence Angela Lyonsmith will be in The Studio 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

Saturday March 21 – Sunday, March 22
Makerspace: Spring Art 

As the seasons change we will all celebrate the passing of Winter into spring. Come create art that pops off the page with the colors of spring!

 

Monday, March 23
Making Connections

Add your own individual touch to our collaborative community sculpture, which symbolizes the myriad of connections between people, ideas, play, and our community. Artist-In-Residence Angela Lyonsmith will be in The Studio 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

Tuesday March 24 – Thursday, March 26
Flying Art

Make it fly, spin, hover. . .  try your hand at designing your very own flying machine! Our wind table provides the lift, you provide the imagination.

 

Friday, March 27 – Monday, March 30
Making Connections

Add your own individual touch to our collaborative community sculpture, which symbolizes the myriad of connections between people, ideas, play, and our community. Artist-In-Residence Angela Lyonsmith will be in The Studio:

  • Friday, March 27 | 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 28 | 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Monday, March 30 | 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

  

 

Studio activities are subject to change without notice.

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