Events

Paper Dolls, Drop-In Workshop

Drop-In Workshop: Paper Dolls

  • 12:00 - 4:00 P.M. | Sat, May 18 & Sun, May 19, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Use one of our patterns or make your own, then design one-of-a-kind clothing for a paper doll.

Kids drawing in the modern and contemporary galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, May 18 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern & Contemporary

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

A woman drawing in a gallery

Drawing in the Galleries: Labor of Love

  • Sun, May 19 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Labor of Love exhibition

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

Watercolor Postcards

Drop-In Workshop: Watercolor Postcards

  • Fri, May 24 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Create postcards of your own design to send to friends and family.

Two patrons drawing in front of an abstract piece

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, May 24 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Modern & Contemporary

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

Watercolor Postcards

Drop-In Workshop: Watercolor Postcards

  • 12:00 - 4:00 P.M. | Sat, May 24 & Sun, May 25, 2019
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Create postcards of your own design to send to friends and family.

European: Medieval & Renaissance galleries

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sat, May 25 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Medieval & Renaissance (2nd Floor)

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

A man drawing in front of the armor cases in the Great Hall

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Sun, May 26 , 2019
  • 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Great Hall

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

A woman sitting and drawing in a renaissance art gallery

Drawing in the Galleries

  • Fri, May 31 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Medieval & Renaissance (2nd Floor)

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

Collage Portraits

Drop-In Workshop: Collage Portraits

  • Fri, May 31 , 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Use collage to create a portrait out of a mix of papers, cloth and other simple objects.