Events

Mom and Kids Making Masks, Drop-In Workshop

Drop-In Workshop: Making Home

  • 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. | Sat, Apr 21 & Sun, Apr 22
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Visit the exhibition Making Home: Contemporary Works From the DIA and create a mixed media work of art depicting what home means to you.

Poetry Workshop with Alise Alousi

Poetry Workshop with Alise Alousi

  • Sun, Apr 22
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Arts of the Ancient Middle East (1st Floor)

In this family-centered workshop we will read works by famous poets from the Arab world, use the backdrop of the Middle East Galleries to inspire our own writing, and perhaps even discover some new secrets of the universe.

Stained Glass

Drop-In Workshop: Stained Glass

  • Fri, Apr 27
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Have fun creating your very own stained glass art project using paper and colored cellophane.

Stained Glass

Drop-In Workshop: Stained Glass

  • 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. | Sat, Apr 28 & Sun, Apr 29
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Have fun creating your very own stained glass art project using paper and colored cellophane.

Papel Picado, Drop-In Workshop

Drop-In Workshop: Papel Picado

  • Fri, May 4
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Have fun as you try this Mexican art of cutting paper. 

Rhythmic Ribbon Baton

Drop-In Workshop: 27th Annual Komen Detroit Race for the Cure

  • Sat, May 5
  • 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us to create Rhythmic Ribbon Batons at the 27th Annual Komen Detroit Race for the Cure held in front of Comerica Park. The ribbon baton is used in floor exercises for gymnastics and dance. Make a simple version using paper, ribbon and decorative tapes.

Papel Picado, Drop-In Workshop

Drop-In Workshop: Papel Picado

  • 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. | Sat, May 5 & Sun, May 6
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art Making Studio

Have fun as you try this Mexican art of cutting paper. 

Paper Dolls, Drop-In Workshop

Drop-In Workshop: Paper Dolls

  • Fri, May 18
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • 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.

Paper Dolls, Drop-In Workshop

Drop-In Workshop: Paper Dolls

  • 12 - 4 p.m. | Sat, May 19 & Sun, May 20
  • 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.

Origami Star Books

Drop-In Workshop: Origami Star Books

  • Fri, May 25
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Create your own handmade “starbook” using a simple paper-folding technique and have fun embellishing it with colored markers and gel pens.

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