Sponsored by the Lyle and Victoria Reigel Family Fund
within the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region
Drop in to the 5th floor studios between 10:30am - 1:00pm and create art as a family with this fun opportunity to engage in hands-on creative projects in the Fox Cities Building for the Arts studios! Each month includes a featured projects along with materials available for independent creative exploration.
Cost: $5 per person participating in the art project.
No registration required for this drop-in activity. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Quilt Your Story Blocks
Saturday, March 25, 2017, Drop-In Between 10:30am and 1:00pm: Using strips of fabric, we will "quilt" our very own story scenes, based on the inspiring works of Harriet Powers.
Picasso-Inspired Surrealist Collages
Saturday, April 22, 2017, Drop-In Between 10:30am and 1:00pm: Based on the work of artist Claude Cahun, we will create beautiful, whimsical art collages. These collages are also inspired by Picasso's cubist style, to celebrate our current exhibit!
Found Object Sculptures
Saturday, May 27, 2017, Drop-In Between 10:30am and 1:00pm: Make your own fun and funky sculpture out of a variety of found and recycled objects, mimicking the style of Louise Nevelson!
Wax Resist Paintings
Saturday, June 24, 2017, Drop-In Between 10:30am and 1:00pm: Inspired by Claude Monet, these soft and whimsical paintings are fun for all ages! Recreate Monet’s scenes using crayons and watercolor.
Tape Resist Art
Saturday, July 22, 2017, Drop-In Between 10:30am and 1:00pm: Mimic the instantly recognizable style of Dutch artist Piet Mondrian using geometric designs and primary colors!
Ancient Greek Mosaics
Saturday, August 26, 2017, Drop-In Between 10:30am and 1:00pm: Travel back in time to Ancient Greece to style your own unique tiled mosaics. Using vibrant pieces of pre-cut glass, the design opportunities are endless!
Saturday, September 23, 2017, Drop-In Between 10:30am and 1:00pm: Based on the Japanese tradition of printing fish, we’ll capture the unique textures of our rubber fish forms using tempera paints.
The Trout Museum of Art
Fox Cities Building for the Arts
111 W. College Avenue
Appleton, WI 54911
HOURS OF OPERATION
Admission varies by Exhibit.