Events

Wire Sculpture

Michigan Invention Convention | Drop-In Workshop: Wire Sculpture

  • Sat, Apr 27 , 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • The Henry Ford

Join the DIA at the Michigan Invention Convention and make wire sculpture with stabiles and cardboard.

Wrist and ankle rattles

Drop-In Workshop: Pontiac Arts Crawl

  • Fri, May 3 , 2019
  • 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Downtown Pontiac

Join the DIA at Pontiac Arts Crawl to make a Wrist and Ankle Rattle. Use leather, beads, wire, and metallic markers to create a whimsical musical instrument.

Paper Flowers

Off-site Drop In Workshop at Flower and Art Fair

  • 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Fri, May 10 | 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Sat, May 11 , 2019

Join DIA at the Flower and Art Fair and make a Paper Flower. Make your own paper versions of the flowers you find in our collection that inspire you.

Three pamphlet stitch book examples

Maker Girl Mania | Drop-In Workshop: Pamphlet Stitch Books

  • Sat, May 18 , 2019
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Clarkston High School

Join the DIA at Maker Girl Mania in Clarkston and create a pamphlet stitch book.

Mosaic

Off-site Drop-In Workshop at 3rd Annual Kensington Metropark Art Fair

  • 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Sat, May 25 - Mon, May 27 , 2019
  • Kensington Metropark

Join DIA at the 3rd Annual Kensington Metropark Art Fair and make a mosaic.

Drop-In Workshop : Paper Flower Garden Wall

Off-site Drop-In Workshop at ART on the GRAND

  • 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Sat, Jun 1 | 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sun, Jun 2, 2019
  • Downtown Farmington

Join the DIA at ART on the GRAND and create a Paper Flower. 

Great Lakes Wildlife puppets

Off-site Drop-In Workshop at Islandfest

  • Sat, Jun 1 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Grosse Ile Municipal Airport

Join DIA at Islandfest and create a Great Lakes Wildlife Puppet.

Paper Flowers

Off-site Drop-In Workshop at Sizzling Summer Nights: Peace, Love, and Parks

  • Fri, Jun 21 , 2019
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Furest Park

Join DIA at Sizzling Summer Nights: Peace, Love, & Parks to create a Paper Flower. 

Great Lakes Wildlife puppets

Off-site Drop-In Workshop at Bay-Rama Fishfly Festival

  • 12:00 - 6:00 P.M. | Sat, June 22 & Sun, June 23, 2019
  • Walter & Mary Burke Park

Join the DIA at Bay-Rama Fishfly Festival and create a Great Lakes Wildlife Puppet.