children's classes

studio 2nd saturday

Whether we are at the museum or online, every Studio 2nd Saturday class includes touring the galleries and creating art that is connected to current exhibitions.

When: October – May, Second Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Ages: 5 – 12

Cost: Members: $10 | YAM Member Additional Child: $8 | Not-yet Member: $20

Register by calling the Museum Art Educator at 406-256-6804 x238 or email outreach@artmuseum.org

 

September 11 | Join us on Facebook
Join us on Facebook for a snapshot of Studio Second Saturday class this fall: what you’ll see, what you’ll create and more!

October 9 | Leaving Your Mark
Guest artist and curator Mara Pierce will be teaching a special art lesson at the YAM based on the I Refuse to be Invisible exhibition.

November 13 | Pop Sculpture
Create your own pop-influenced sculpture then paint it with vibrant colors. Inspired by the art in the Pop Power exhibition.

December 11 | Black Out
Build a 3D silhouette using black found objects.

 

For more information contact:

YAM Museum Art Educator
406.256.6804 x238
outreach@artmuseum.org

summer art studio classes 2021

Register for our Thursday classes where you can tour, explore, and learn to create art. Every week focuses on a different exhibition and technique.

When: Thursdays: June 17 & 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29

Ages: 5 – 12

Morning Session: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session: 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Cost: Members: $10 | YAM Member Additional Child: $8 | Not-Yet Members: $20

Register by calling the Museum Art Educator at 406-256-6804 x238 or email outreach@artmuseum.org

 

June 17 | Figure It Out
Dress a model. Draw a model. Explore drawing using lights and darks. Based on the exhibit John Giarrizzo: Work from Life Yesterday & Today.
Take home art supply packet included in registration.

June 24 | Sen-STAIN-tional
Combine inks with supplies from your own kitchen to create art about what you eat and why. Inspired by the work of Luzene Hill.

July 1 | Painting on the Edge
Paint big. Focus on the horizon. Based on art from the YAM’s permanent collection.

July 8 | Hanging Out
Create a 3D work of art that you can hang on the wall. Based on the North x Northwest: Out of Isolation exhibition.

July 15 | Crazy Big Collage
Make a life-sized invisible you using huge paper, vinyl stickers, and more. Inspired by I Refuse to be Invisible, a crazy big collage by Njideka Akunyili Crosby.

July 22 | Think. Blink. Paint.
First, paint blindfolded to discover a new style. Next, add details to create something unexpected. Based on art in the I Refuse to be Invisible exhibition.

July 29 | Clay Lines
Create with clay and then paint with clay. Inspired by the ceramics of Rudy Autio.

 

For more information contact:
YAM Museum Art Educator
406.256.6804 x238
outreach@artmuseum.org