Art for All

Public Program, Family Programs

Bring your family to the museum and spend the day being creative!  Adults and children of all ages are welcome to join us in the Albany Institute art studio on Saturdays for drop in art making.  This season visit with artists of the Mohawk Hudson Regional exhibition as they make guest appearances during Art for All days.  Activities include painting, weaving, drawing exercises, multi media work, collage and more!

FREE with museum admission

This season is a great time to visit and meet artists of the Mohawk Hudson Regional Exhibition!

On special Art for All dates guest appearances will be made by the artists to share a project based on their own artwork and/or techniques with you.  Look for artist appearances in the upcoming schedule:

Sat. Dec. 20 Guest Artist Katie DeGroot, Painting

Fri. Dec. 26 Scratch Art!: Use the medium of scratch art (scraffito) to explore some of the textile designs in the Undercover exhibition!

Sat. Dec. 27 Stitching on Plastic Canvas: Decorate small round shapes with yarn and string.

Mon. Dec. 29 Wax resist painting!  Have you noticed the term resist on one of our Undercover textile labels?  Explore the process of resist art with us using wax and watercolor paint.

Tues. Dec. 30 Printmaking!  Learn to use printing blocks, ink, and brayers as you print some of the patterns from the Undercover exhibition!

Sat. Jan. 3 Crazy Collage: Create fun collages inspired by Victorian crazy quilt designs.

Sat. Jan. 10 Guest Artist Ginger Ertz Pipe Cleaner & Bead Sculpture

Sat. Jan. 17 Guest Artist Alta Turner, Weaving

Sat. Jan. 24 Crazy Collage: Create fun collages inspired by Victorian crazy quilt designs.

Sat. Jan. 31 Crazy Collage: Create fun collages inspired by Victorian crazy quilt designs.

Schedule subject to change

 

Saturday, December 20 • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Friday, December 26 • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday, December 27 • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Monday, December 29 • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Tuesday, December 30 • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday, January 3 • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday, January 10 • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday, January 17 • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday, January 24 • 10:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday, January 31 • 10:00am - 4:30pm

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