This summer, Bainbridge Island Museum of Art is offering visitors the chance to make art on Fridays in July and August!.
Art in Action is an opportunity to get inspired by the art museum’s current exhibits and try your hand at art! Art in Action is a free, drop-in art experience for all ages. Join this artist-led series every Friday, between July 10, 2015 and August 28, 2015 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.
July 10: Pastel Portraits – Using Caroline Cooley Browne’s pastels as inspiration, come and draw your own chair still life with watersoluble pastels.
July 17: Found Paper Collage – Let Horst Gottschalk’s collages guide your own creation out of reclaimed book pages and other found paper.
July 24: Stamped Story Book – Looking at Pierr Morgan’s books for inspiration, use pre-made stamps and ink to create your own story in a simple accordion book.
July 31: Wire Weaving – Visit Caroline Cooley Browne’s sketches in the Community Gallery and then weave your own wire and found objects into small sculptures.
August 7: Folded Magic Books – Use a single sheet of paper to create a book! Write or draw in it, or save it to fill later.
August 14: Watercolor Fun – Expand your watercolor skills using wax resist, salt, and other common materials for interesting effects!
August 21: Painting with Plants and Berries – Add natural materials to your art toolbox! Experiment with the colors and textures of plants and berries as paints.
August 28, 2015 Mini Loom Yarn Weaving – Create your own tiny loom out of cardboard and weave a wee project out of yarn!
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