Museum at Home

If you can’t come to The Carle, let The Carle come to you. We offer a variety of online events, programs, and resources that are the next best thing to being here.

Online Events & Programs

Illustration of child and wolf looking at each other.
December 2, 2021: Join David Wiesner, guest curator of Speechless: The Art of Wordless Picture Books and exhibition artists as they share their process in creating wordless picture books.
A pile of colorful picture books.
December 7 & 14, 2021: Discover the difference between reading with children and reading to children in this interactive workshop.
One standing musician playing the flute and one seated musician playing the cello.
Musicians Emlyn Johnson and Dan Ketter share their musical performance of Leo Lionni’s classic picture book, Pezzettino!

Online Exhibitions

Illustration of child holding book with stars against red and white striped background.

Immerse yourself in a multimedia art experience through one of The Carle’s online exhibitions, such as Asians, Everyday. This presentation of 26 artists’ work is curated by award-winning author and illustrator Grace Lin.

Make Art

The Carle’s Art Studio offers inspiration for creative projects that appeal to all ages.
torn collage papers arranged into stripes
Celebrate the sensory experience of working with paper.
White glue lines on brown paper
Make your own paper-and-glue rubbing plate to create patterned papers.
painted paper textured with lines
Create paintings and prints using materials from your recycling bin.

Artists & Authors

Kids sitting and smiling as they listen to a story being read aloud.

Get to know your family’s favorite picture book authors and artists! Hear about their work and inspirations in these video interviews.