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Third Saturdays for Families

 

Family art making continues!    

Third Saturdays for Families continues during the UMFA's temporary closure for remodeling and reinstallation. Until our anticipated reopening in spring 2017, these FREE family activity days will take place at the nearby Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex in the Art Works for Kids Auditorium.


 

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Third Saturdays are FREE family activity days offered each third Saturday of the month. Instruction and activities are available from 1–4 pm and are first come, first served. Please call 801.581.3580 or email education@umfa.utah.edu for more information.

 

UPCOMING THIRD SATURDAYS       

Torn Paper Landscapes
Saturday, May 21 | 14 pm | FREE
Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex | Art Works for Kids Auditorium
Artists have incorporated paper in their art making for centuries. Using torn paper and colored chalk, let the natural environment around you inspire your own landscape creation.

Russian Nesting Dolls
Saturday, June 18 | 14 pm | FREE
Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex | Art Works for Kids Auditorium
The Russian folk art of vibrant, colorful Matryoshka dolls dates back to 1890. Let our traditional Matryoshka set be the inspiration to decorate your own set of nesting dolls.

Watercolor Salt Paintings
Saturday, July 16, 2016 | 14 pm

Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex | Art Works for Kids Auditorium
Study watercolor landscapes from our collection for inspiration. Then experiment with a creative technique using watercolor and salt to make your own artwork.

Found paper books
Saturday, August 20, 2016 | 1
4 pm
Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex | Art Works for Kids Auditorium
Books can be made from almost any material. Examine the work of book artists who use found paper for inspiration to craft your own recycled paper book.

 

    Third Saturdays for Families are funded in part by the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts & Parks (ZAP) program.

 


              
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