Grab & Go Art History Projects – Prehistoric Cave Paintings

Looking for something different? Stop by the Dubuque Museum of Art and pick-up an art history project to go!

In November, we’ll explore the creation and symbolism of prehistoric cave paintings.

Brown bag supplies available for pick up prior to each month’s program. $15 for members, $20 for non-members. Call 563.557-1851 x 115 for more information.

This will be a pre-recorded 15 to 20 minute program for 8 year olds and up that will be posted on the DuMA YouTube and Facebook profile at 2 pm the day of the event.

Instructor: Caitlin Donald and Hana Velde

Teen Studio Saturdays

Artists ages 14-18 will have the opportunity to warm-up together as a group with creativity exercises and then work independently on art projects.

Instructor: Caitlin Donald

To register for any of these online classes call 563.557-1851 x15 or stay tuned for online registration at dbqart.org/youth-classes

Grab And Go: Art & History Projects – History of Masks

Looking for something different? Stop by the Dubuque Museum of Art and pick-up an art history project to go!

In October, we will look at the history of masks in and as artwork.

Brown bag supplies available for pick up prior to each month’s program. $15 for members, $20 for non-members. Call 563.557-1851 x 115 for more information or register online at dbqart.org/youth-classes/

This will be a pre-recorded 15 to 20 minute program for 8 year olds and up that will be posted on the DuMA YouTube and Facebook profile at 2 pm the day of the event.

Instructor: Caitlin Donald and Hana Velde

Young At Art Online

On the second Tuesday of the month, Young At Art goes online!

Preschool-aged kiddos can join-in with a parent/caregiver for a reading of a Caldecott Award-winning picture book and related art project using materials found around the home.

This will be a pre-recorded 15 to 20 minute free program for 3-6 year olds that will be posted on the DuMA YouTube and Facebook profile at 2 pm the day of the event.

Instructor: Hana Velde

CANCELED–Clay Basics II – Solar Systems

The Dubuque Museum of Art offices and galleries will be closed to the public through at least Friday, May 1st, 2020, and all events during this time postponed. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please visit our website for updates as they are announced.

Thursday, April 16
4:00 – 4:50 PM

Ages 10-14
Cost: $15 Members, $20 Guests
Materials included
Instructor: Hana Velde

We will kick it up a notch and play with oven bake clay this class. Colorful and pliable Sculpey is easy to use and bakes into a durable plastic, perfect for small projects. For the science-minded artist, we’ll try our hands at creating a mini solar system model that can be baked and strung as a mobile.

CANCELED–YOUNG @ ART

The Dubuque Museum of Art offices and galleries will be closed to the public through at least Friday, May 1st, 2020, and all events during this time postponed. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please visit our website for updates as they are announced.

WHEN:

Every second Tuesday of the month, toddlers ages 3-5, accompanied by a parent or grandparent, are invited to the Museum to enjoy a merry time creating art. Please come dressed to get messy! Instructor: Hana Velde.

TUITION:

$3 per child per session. All supplies are furnished.

Please call Margaret Buhr at 563.557.1851 MondayFriday, or email mbuhr@dbqart.org for more information or to enroll a student.

You must register by noon the day before. 

DuMA Art Adventures Online: First Stamps

4/4: First Stamps – Learn about stamp making in Ancient Mesopotamia, then go outside and try making your own stamps in the mud!

DuMA Art Adventures Online is a kid & family friendly Facebook video series featuring Caitlin Donald, Education Fellow, sharing fun and imaginative art projects to do at home. 

 
Join Caitlin on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays at 1 pm on the Dubuque Museum of Art Facebook Profile at https://www.facebook.com/dubuqueart/ 

Please subscribe to our Facebook live video feed to receive notifications every time we go live. Be well & stay healthy friends!

CANCELED-Clay Basics I – Clay Birds

The Dubuque Museum of Art offices and galleries will be closed to the public starting Tuesday, March 17, 2020 through at least Friday, April 3, 2020, and all events during this time postponed. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please visit our website for updates as they are announced.

Thursday, April 2
4:00 – 4:50 PM

Ages 10-14
Cost: $15 Members, $20 Guests
Materials included
Instructor: Hana Velde

Students will enjoy visualizing in three dimensions working with with air dry clay. We will explore coiling and texturing techniques as we make little clay birds (or dinosaurs!) and a nest for them to live in.

DuMA Art Adventures Online: Textures in Nature

4/2: Textures in Nature – We will go on a fossil hunt and draw the different textures we find.

DuMA Art Adventures Online is a kid & family friendly Facebook video series featuring Caitlin Donald, Education Fellow, sharing fun and imaginative art projects to do at home.

Join Caitlin on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays at 1 pm on the Dubuque Museum of Art Youtube channel.

Please subscribe to our Youtube feed to receive notifications every time we upload a new video. Be well & stay healthy friends!

DuMA Art Adventures Online: Cave Art

3/31: Cave Art -We will explore why people made cave art, when in history they made it and how they did it. Then you can go outside, find a flat rock and make your own cave art!

DuMA Art Adventures Online is a kid & family friendly Facebook video series featuring Caitlin Donald, Education Fellow, sharing fun and imaginative art projects to do at home. Join Caitlin on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays at 1 pm on the Dubuque Museum of Art Youtube channel.

 

Please subscribe to our Youtube feed to receive notifications every time we upload a new video. Be well & stay healthy friends!