Events

Sun Prints

Drop-In Workshop: Sun Prints

  • Sat, Jun 25 , 2022
  • 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

A sun print, also known as a photogram or cyanotype, is an image made by using a simple photographic process.

European: Medieval & Renaissance

Drawing in the Galleries: European, British & Decorative Arts

  • Fri, Jul 1 , 2022
  • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - European, British & Decorative Arts

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection.

Rhythmic Ribbon Baton

Drop-In Workshop: Rhythmic Ribbon Batons

  • 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, July 2 & Sun, July 3, 2022
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

The ribbon baton is used in floor exercises for gymnastics and dance. Make a simple version using paper, ribbon and decorative tapes.

Hand-colored paper tiles

Drop-In Workshop: Initial Tiles

  • 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Fri, July 8 | 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. Sat, July 9 & Sun, July 10, 2022
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Use your own initials and some colorful art materials to create a unique work of art to take home.

A woman drawing in a gallery

Drawing in the Galleries: Dutch Golden Age galleries

  • Fri, Jul 8 , 2022
  • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Dutch Golden Age galleries

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection.

Woman sitting at an easel and drawing in the Medieval & Renaissance galleries at the Detroit Institute of Arts

Drawing in the Galleries: Medieval & Renaissance galleries

  • Fri, Jul 15 , 2022
  • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Medieval & Renaissance galleries

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection.

A colorful collage created by Karianne Spens-Hanna

Artist Demonstration: Mixed Media and Melodies with Karianne Spens-Hanna

  • 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, July 16 & Sun, July 17, 2022
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Join Detroit-based artist, Karianne Spens-Hanna for a Mixed Media and Melodies workshop!

Dad and Young Daughter Drawing in the Galleries at the DIA

Drawing in the Galleries: Arts of Africa

  • Fri, Jul 22 , 2022
  • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - African Galleries

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection.

Container rattles

Drop-In Workshop: Container Rattles

  • 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Sat, July 23 & Sun, July 24, 2022
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Small containers and boxes morph into fantastic percussion instruments when dried beans, rice, feathers and fun papers are added.

Patrons drawing in the DIA's Rivera Court

Drawing in the Galleries: Rivera Court

  • Fri, Jul 29 , 2022
  • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Rivera Court

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection.

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