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Winter 2018 Family Art Studio Sessions

Families with children ages six and up are invited to look, learn, and create together during UMMA's Family Art Studio sessions. One Saturday each month. Parents must accompany children.

Pick your session and register today.

Family Art Studio: The Line Comes Alive

Saturday, Jan. 13 – UMMA Multipurpose Room
Two sessions: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 2–4 p.m.

Create your own project inspired by the drawings of Henri Matisse and Ellsworth Kelly, featured in UMMA's exhibition Matisse Drawings: Curated by Ellsworth Kelly from The Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation Collection. UMMA docents will lead a tour of the exhibition in the Taubman I Gallery followed by a hands-on workshop led by local artist Nora Venturelli. Designed for families with children ages six and up to experience art together. Parents must accompany children.

Free! Registration is required: email umma-program-registration@umich.edu.

Please include date and title of program in the subject line of your email. Indicate if you would like to register for the 11 a.m. session or the 2 p.m. session and how many adults and children are in your group.

Family Art Studio: Red Circle

Saturday, Feb. 10 – UMMA Multipurpose Room
Two sessions: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 2–4 p.m.

Create your own project inspired by the bold Japanese graphic design in UMMA's exhibition Red Circle: Designing Japan in Contemporary Posters. Enjoy a gallery tour with UMMA docents followed by a hands-on workshop led by local artist Sophie Grillet. Designed for families with children ages six and up to experience art together. Parents must accompany children. 

Free! Registration is required: email umma-program-registration@umich.edu.

Please include date and title of program in the subject line of your email. Indicate if you would like to register for the 11 a.m. session or the 2 p.m. session and how many adults and children are in your group.

Read about Terri Conley and Erica Melnykowycz's experience with our Family Art Studios.

View more Family Events coming up at UMMA!

Family Art Studio is generously supported by the University of Michigan Credit Union Arts Adventures Program, UMMA's Lead Sponsor for Student and Family Engagement.