Every Day Art Program
The Art Studio at The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art is open to guests of all ages during regular Museum hours and supports the aims of the Museum by encouraging making, appreciating, and thinking about art. Activities and materials change regularly and are inspired by the Museum’s exhibitions. Program titles below link to full event descriptions.
Generous support for the Art Studio has been provided by Penguin Group (USA), Inc.
Silly Puppet People
October 19 - November 29, 2016
Create a stick puppet with a big personality!
November 30, 2016 - January 3, 2017
Illustrator Brinton Turkle’s book Sky Dog depicts a dog-shaped cloud that comes to life as a real pet for a little boy. Create your own 3-dimensional sky mobile inspired by this story.
Lines the Hop, Skip and Jump
January 4 - February 7
Experiment with paint and explore a range of interesting and unusual drawing tools.
February 18 – March 14
Get inspired by Eloise’s imaginative costumes and bold fashion sense as you create your own wearable art.
Sea . . . What Can You See?
March 15 – April 11
Gaze through a telescope out to sea, what is it you see? Ships, birds, maybe a whale? Join us in the art studio as we create scenes from our imagination.