Events

All events are free and take place at UMMA unless otherwise noted.

Thu
Jun 18
11:00am1:00pm
Zoom Event / Virtual Event

Virtual Family Art Studio: Ann Arbor Japan Week

This program is free and open to the public, however, registration is required. Please click here to register.

Learn how to fold origami butterflies, boxes, and more with College of Literature, Science, and the Arts student Maiya Yu!
While Maiya walks participants through the process of folding, Penny Stamps School of Art and Design student Emily Considine will lead a virtual exploration of the beautiful artwork in UMMA's collection and beyond, which will spark inspiration as you create!

Materials
We recommend preparing ahead of time (for each participant):
Two 6-8” squares of paper
Three to six 2-3” squares of paper

Paper -- recommended paper types

  • Plain printer paper
  • Notebook paper
  • Origami paper
  • Square sticky notes
  • Magazine paper

We DO NOT recommend:

  • Construction paper
  • Cardstock
  • Cardboard

This program is offered in conjunction with U-M Center for Japanese Studies’ Ann Arbor Japan Week, June 14-20. For more information about additional activities, please contact the U-M Center for Japanese Studies.
 

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.  

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.