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

Jul 11
Zoom Event / Virtual Event

Virtual Family Art Studio: How Do You Feel?

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

Local Artist and Community Docent, Susan Clinthorne will walk participants through the creation of expressive faces with collage, while exploring elements of design, and sharing fun faces from UMMA's collection as inspiration. 

Materials needed:

Paper -Any one or a combination of these:

  • Decorative papers such as origami, wrapping, or scrapbooking papers.
  • Hand decorated papers. Stamp or paint paper bag or any other paper.
  • Magazine or newspaper pages.
  • Any other cool paper you can come up with.

Markers, pencil
White Glue
such as school glue or Elmer’s

A support (base) to glue your face onto something.  Choose something firm. Any of these would work:

  • Canvas panel
  • Cardboard
  • Grayboard (a cereal box)
  • Cardstock
  • You can use plain background or patterned.
  • If you use a dark background, light faces show up best. If you use light background, dark faces show up best.

Cut a face “pattern” and deviate from there (if you want). Have fun and experiment!