[we]ekends at the Museum
Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m., C3 Studio
Free! Limited to the first thirty-six participants. Pick up tickets outside the Art Studio in C3 thirty minutes before each workshop begins.
Discover a different activity each month! Learn how artists see the world as we explore works of art in the DMA's collection with you. Afterwards, create your own art project in our studio. All materials are provided, and all ages are welcome.
October 5-27: Art Beyond Sight Awareness Month
Create a tactile collage portrait focusing on using senses other than sight, inspired by artist John Bramblitt.
November 2-30: Hodges-Inspired Nature Collages
Create a colorful collage enhanced with images from nature, inspired by the current exhibition Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take.
Pop-Up Art Spot
Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot in the galleries for creative writing, playing, and sketching inspired by nearby works of art. The location changes every week, so be sure to ask for the location at the Visitor Services Desk or check the DMA calendar. Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot during the week, too! Pop-Up Art Spot weekday hours are noon–3:00 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., Center for Creative Connections (C3)
Drop by the Art Spot—anytime art making for everyone! Stretch your creative muscles and see what unexpected thing you can make out of everyday materials. Take a seat at a drawing horse and use the sketching materials to try your hand at drawing.