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Virtual Winter Break Wonders
Virtual Winter Break Wonders

Virtual Winter Break Wonders

Activities & Education

As school winds down for the holidays, we’ve collected activities for your family to make memories over winter break with artmaking activities and museum-inspired fun.

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Winter Break Wonders Activity: Found Object Collage
Found object collage

Winter Break Wonders Activity: Found Object Collage

Activities & Education

This Winter Break Wonders activity is inspired by Al Souza’s artwork, Field & Stream. Learn more about this artwork, then make your own collage with found objects!

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Winter Break Wonders Activity: Suncatchers
Homemade suncatchers

Winter Break Wonders Activity: Suncatchers

Activities & Education

Today’s Winter Break Wonders activity is inspired by Frederick Eversley’s sculpture, Big Red Lens. Learn more about this sculpture, then create your own lens by making a suncatcher!

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Winter Break Wonders Activity: Colorful Snowflakes
Paper snowflakes

Winter Break Wonders Activity: Colorful Snowflakes

Activities & Education

This Winter Break Wonders activity is inspired by Dale Chihuly’s sculpture, Azure Icicle Chandelier. Learn more about this artwork, then design your own colorful snowflakes!

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Play the Crystal Bridges Version of Lotería
Crystal Bridges Loteria cards

Play the Crystal Bridges Version of Lotería

Activities & Education

In a time marked by isolation, board games and puzzles have provided a fun and collaborative outlet for loved ones to spend time with one another, both virtually and in-person.…

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Bringing Art to Youth with My Museum Kit
My Museum kit icon

Bringing Art to Youth with My Museum Kit

Activities & Education

Earlier this summer, as classes and camps were canceled to stop the spread of coronavirus, Crystal Bridges’ Education and Community Engagement departments sprung into action to develop a project that…

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#CBfromHome Activity: Fairy Homes and Mud Painting
Child in garden with blooming flowers

#CBfromHome Activity: Fairy Homes and Mud Painting

Activities & Education
Summer is coming! And with that comes the opportunity to go outside and enjoy the warm weather and blooming nature. This week's #CBfromHome activities encourage you to discover art within…
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Crystal Bridges Coloring Pages
Coloring book pages of artworks from the Crystal Bridges collection.

Crystal Bridges Coloring Pages

Activities & Education

Color your own American masterwork! We’ve taken several artworks from the Crystal Bridges collection and turned them into coloring pages for you to enjoy. Click on each coloring page below…

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#CBfromHome Activity: 3D Paper Homes
Homemade 3D Paper artwork

#CBfromHome Activity: 3D Paper Homes

Activities & Education
This week’s #CBfromHome art activity is inspired by R. Buckminster Fuller's architectural structure, Fly's Eye Dome, located on the North Lawn at Crystal Bridges. Learn more about this 3D structure,…
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#CBfromHome Activity: Create Your Own Salon Hang
Homemade salon hang artwork project

#CBfromHome Activity: Create Your Own Salon Hang

Activities & Education
This week’s #CBfromHome art activity is inspired by the salon hang in the museum's Early American Art Gallery. Learn more about the history of salon hangs and how to create…
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#CBfromHome Activity: Make Your Own Spider Web
Homemade Spider Web

#CBfromHome Activity: Make Your Own Spider Web

Activities & Education
This week’s #CBfromHome art activity is inspired by the museum's mother spider, Maman (1999) by Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010). Learn more about the sculpture below, enjoy some close-looking prompts, and try…
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