Events

Making Home

Drop-In Workshop: Making Home

  • Fri, Jun 1
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Inspired by the exhibition Making Home: Contemporary Works From the DIA. Participants are invited to create a mixed media work of art depicting what “Home” means to them. Participants will also have the opportunity for their finished works to be displayed on the walls of the DIA Learning Center.

Artist Trading Cards, Drop-In Workshop activity

Drop-In Workshop: Art!Macomb

  • 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Sat, Jun 2 & Sun, Jun 3

Join us to create Artist Trading Cards in downtown Mount Clemens. Artist trading cards are miniature works of art created on 2½ x 3½  inch card stock. Make your own card to trade with friends. Find our Workshop at Manoogian Art Park.

Uchiwa

Drop-In Workshop: Art on the Grand

  • Sat, Jun 2
  • 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Join us to create Uchiwa. Uchiwa is a particular style of paper fan that is common in Japan. Learn about the tradition of making uchiwa as you create a fan of your own. Find our workshop in the Kid's Zone.

Making Home

Drop-In Workshop: Making Home

  • Sat, Jun 2
  • 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Inspired by the exhibition Making Home: Contemporary Works from the DIA, participants are invited to create a mixed media work of art depicting what “home” means to them.

Uchiwa

Drop-In Workshop: Art on the Grand

  • Sun, Jun 3
  • 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join us to create Uchiwa. Uchiwa is a particular style of paper fan that is common in Japan. Learn about the tradition of making uchiwa as you create a fan of your own. Find our workshop in the Kid's Zone.

Drop-In Workshop: Sistrums

Drop-In Workshop: Sistrums

  • Fri, Jun 8
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Sistrums are sacred rattles carried by royal women during ceremonies in ancient Egypt. Learn more about this instrument and create a simple version.

Drop-In Workshop: Sistrums

Drop-In Workshop: Sistrums

  • 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. | Sat, Jun 9 & Sun, Jun 10
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Sistrums are sacred rattles carried by royal women during ceremonies in ancient Egypt. Learn more about this instrument and create a simple version.

Great Lakes Wildlife Puppets

Drop-In Workshop: The Art Fish Fun Festival

  • Sat, Jun 9
  • 12:00 PM - 3:45 PM
  • The Art Fish Fun Festival

Join us to create Great Lakes Wildlife Puppets at Beaudette Park. Find our Workshop beside Beaudette parking lot.

Senufo Painting

Drop-In Workshop: Senufo Painting

  • Fri, Jun 15
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Explore this West African form of painting on fabric.

Senufo Painting

Drop-In Workshop: Senufo Painting

  • Sat, Jun 16
  • 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Art-Making Studio

Explore this West African form of painting on fabric.