Create memories, make art and learn together! FREE Family Art Days are held monthly (usually the third Saturday of the month) from September through May for families with children ages 3- to 17-years-old. We provide the art materials and the inspiration, so you can share the fun and accomplishment of creating fine art projects together.
Artists have always kept sketchbooks to document their lives and work. Using guided prompts to get your creativity flowing, explore a variety of drawing mediums - charcoal, pencil, and watercolor and ink.
Get in the Halloween spirit and create your own spooktacular mask, then join in the Jack-o-Lantern Days fun and trick-or-treating in Fish Creek.
As we move indoors for the winter, bring the outdoors with you! Taking our inspiration from Alexander Calder, we will create our own nature- themed mobiles.
Explore the unity and diversity of different cultures through fabric. Create your own block printed tote bags and tapestries.
Create and print your own Valentine’s Day hearts inspired by the Pop Art artist Jim Dine.
Have fun and pose in our funky, dot-filled photobooth and create paintings inspired by by Yayoi Kusama's well-known dot paintings.
Come eat and paint pie with us while celebrating Pi day (March 14). We will learn about Wayne Thiebauld’s paintings and how artists use math in their compositions exploring ideas of the Golden Mean and the rule of Thirds.
Learn about how artists have worked to inspire change in the environment and create your own earthwork on the PenArt grounds inspired by Andy Goldsworthy, Nancy Holt, and Robert Smithson.
In partnership with Thrive Door County, paint large rain barrels for installation on the PenArt campus as well as water-themed artwork to take home.