Docent 2nd Saturday: Art for Kids

During Fall to Spring

These are docent led classes are the 2nd Saturday of every month that will feature a tour of the current exhibitions, followed by a related art activity.

ages 5- 12

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

$6 members/$7 non-members

2016 – 2017 Schedule

October 8 – “A Day in the Life”

Create storyboard-style figure drawings based on your life, inspired by Jill Brody: Hidden in Plain Sight. (registration opens Friday, September 30)

November 12 – “Unleash Your Beast”

Draw your favorite animal with vibrant oil pastels influenced by Unleashed: Critters from the Permanent Collection. (registration opens Friday, November 4)

December 10 – “Prehistoric Christmas” 

Design a Christmas-themed triceratops head using watercolors, Ephemerality:Works by Louis Habeck. (registration opens Friday, December 2)

January 14 – “First Impressions”

Design an abstract monoprint inspired by Boundless Visions. (registration opens Friday, January 6)

February 11 – “Make-a-Place”

Mold a landscape out of clay referencing work from the Art Auction 49. (registration opens Friday, February 3)

March 11 – “A Spot to Sketch”

Construct and design your own sketchbook and start to fill it with sketches of work found in and around the museum. (registration opens Friday, March 3)

May 13 – “Share Your Story”

Illustrate the many ways you are unique and one of a kind with layers of acrylic on canvas influenced by Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith: In the Footsteps of My Ancestors. (registration opens Friday, May 5)

**Registration is recommended as class sizes are limited to 30 students. Registration opens one week prior to each class. Walk-ins are welcome!**

For questions or to register, please contact Berenice Munson, Education Program Coordinator at 406.256.6804 x 232 or artsuitcase@artmuseum.org.