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Activity: Make a Springtime Artwork with Pressed Flowers

Activity: Make a Springtime Artwork with Pressed Flowers

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Activity: Create a Colorful Kaleidoscope

Activity: Create a Colorful Kaleidoscope

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Crystal Bridges in the Classroom: Listen to a Guided Student Tour and Read a Q&A with Mr. Hoggatt
Children viewing the artwork We the People

Crystal Bridges in the Classroom: Listen to a Guided Student Tour and Read a Q&A with Mr. Hoggatt

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Activity: Create an Artwork about Friendship
Finished artwork about friendship

Activity: Create an Artwork about Friendship

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Learn more about Delita Martin’s work Sisters and make your own mixed media piece inspired by friendship.

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Activity: Create a Friendship Collage
a pair of hands decorating a piece of paper decorated with orange teardrops and a photo of two young girls with a marker

Activity: Create a Friendship Collage

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Learn about Amy Sherald’s work Precious jewels by the sea and create a personal collage of friends and those you love.

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Activity: Make a Storybook Soft Sculpture
a green frog made out of felt wearing a blue jacket with red buttons in front of a shelf of books

Activity: Make a Storybook Soft Sculpture

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Learn about Nancy Schön’s Tortoise and Hare and make a soft sculpture inspired by story characters!

 

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Activity: Build a Winter Chandelier
blue and white pom poms hanging from a circular wooden frame against a blue backdrop

Activity: Build a Winter Chandelier

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Learn about Dale Chihuly’s work Azure Icicle Chandelier. Then make your own winter chandelier inspired by the beauty of nature.

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10 Years of Meaningful Memories, Submitted by Teachers and Students
Small group touring museum

10 Years of Meaningful Memories, Submitted by Teachers and Students

Activities & Education People & Community

Join us in reminiscing on our first decade by browsing meaningful memories submitted by students and educators who have enjoyed the museum’s free school programs.

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Activity: Make A Woven Web
image of a weaving art activity - blue, red, and gray fabrics woven together in a circle with scissors and yarn next to it

Activity: Make A Woven Web

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Learn about Louise Bourgeois’s sculpture Maman, and get inspired to weave a wonderful web!

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Activity: Make An Eerie Pop-Up Book
create an eerie pop-up book art activity; image shows a painted and decorated pop-up card featuring a tree, fence, and birds

Activity: Make An Eerie Pop-Up Book

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Learn about Will Barnet’s work Summer Night, then make a pop-up book inspired by the painting.

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Activity: Make a Collage Portrait Inspired by Backpack Items
image of a collage portrait art activity with clay; this image features several clay objects based on items found in a backpack like paper and scissors

Activity: Make a Collage Portrait Inspired by Backpack Items

Activities & Education

Learn about David Esterly’s Dr. Compton’s Letter Rack, then make a collage portrait based on items found in your backpack!

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Activity: Create Your Own Sketchbook
make your own sketchbook art activity; this image features an accordion-folded sketchbook made from paper

Activity: Create Your Own Sketchbook

Activities & Education

Learn about Mary Cassatt’s The Reader, then make your very own sketchbook.

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Activity: Make a 3D Waterway
watercolor activity

Activity: Make a 3D Waterway

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Learn about Silver Upper White River by Maya Lin, then make a wax resist painting of your favorite waterway!

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Activity: Create Your Own Mini Aquarium
mini aquarium artmaking activity

Activity: Create Your Own Mini Aquarium

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In today’s activity, learn about Yayoi Kusama’s work Narcissus Garden. Then make your own mini aquarium inspired by the beauty of nature.

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Activity: Create a Multimedia Animal Collage
collage animal activity

Activity: Create a Multimedia Animal Collage

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Activity: Make Your Own Watercolor Paints
make your own watercolor activity materials

Activity: Make Your Own Watercolor Paints

Activities & Education

Learn about Helen Frankenthaler’s painting The Bullfight. Then make your own watercolor painting while celebrating World Watercolor Month.

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Activity: Make Rainbow-Marbled Paper
rainbow marbling artwork

Activity: Make Rainbow-Marbled Paper

Activities & Education

Learn about Gabriel Dawe’s work Plexus No. 27, then make your own rainbow paper!

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Activity: Take a Portrait of a Friend or Family Member
picture of a self portrait

Activity: Take a Portrait of a Friend or Family Member

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Learn about Luigi Lucioni’s Portrait of Bob and take your own portraits of family and friends.

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Activity: Make Animal Portraits and Learn about the Japanese Zodiac
Hands making artwork

Activity: Make Animal Portraits and Learn about the Japanese Zodiac

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Learn about Yasuo Kuniyoshi’s painting Little Joe with Cow. Then make your personal animal portrait.

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Activity: Create Imaginary Landscapes with Salt Dough
Artist making salt dough landscapes

Activity: Create Imaginary Landscapes with Salt Dough

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In today’s activity, learn about Isamu Noguchi’s Lunar Landscape and whip up some salt dough out of a few ingredients from your kitchen.

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