Studio Second Saturday
During Fall to Spring
These monthly two-hour classes include a docent-led tour of current exhibitions followed by a related art-making activity
ages 5- 12
10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
$10 members, member-only sibling price $8.00
$20 not- yet members
October 12 – “Buggin-Out”
Create you own butterfly or insect from recycled computer parts (courtesy of Yellowstone E-waste). Influenced by The Thing Itself exhibition of art made from everyday objects from our permanent collection.(registration opens Friday, October 4)
November 9 – “Paint it Think”
Discover new ways to create super-thick layered paintings. Inspired by the swirl textured art of Jill Krutick: Metamorphosis. (registration opens Friday, November 1)
December 14- “101 Things”
Build a sculpture out of 101 things (or less- or more) after exploring the range of artistic expression in Bill Stockton: Grass Roots Modernist. “…In my life I have done one hundred and one things.” Bill Stockton (registration opens Friday,December 6)
January 11, 2020- “Get a Move on”
Design and create a horse or any animal with jointed pieces to create something that moves. Inspired by the work of Will James and Deborah Butterfield (registration opens Friday, January 3)
February 8, 2020- “What If…a Gif?
Sculpt a character, collaborate, and create a gif. We’ll share the gif afterwards. Inspired by the YAM’s Artists-in-Residence. (registration opens Friday, January 31)
March 14, 2020 – “Piece-By-Piece”
Create a clay sculpture one piece at a time. Inspired by The Thing Itself exhibition. (registration opens Friday, March 6)
Canceled-April 11, 2020- “Find-a-Face”
Find and sketch a face in the gallery from Neltje’s Dialogue of My Mind exhibition. Paint you own alter ego (happy/sad, hero/villain) with bright colors. (registration opens Friday, April 3)
May 9, 2020- “Multicolored Monoprints” on ZOOM!
Learn a fun printmaking technique at home using a cookie sheet and paint!
Create multi-colored, multi-layered monoprints, inspired by Neltje’s exhibition, Tell Me, Why Flowers?.
What you will need:
• Acrylic paint, washable kids paint or craft paint
• A cookie sheet or aluminum foil taped to a table
• Paper towel
• Cup for water