The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Children and their guardians/parents are invited to explore an assortment of craft-making materials to paint, color, cut, draw, or sculpt an imaginative work of art. All ages welcome. Included with admission/Members free.
Jan. 31 – Feb. 11: Archived: Valentines through the Ages
Celebrate the art and history of Valentine cards using charming, old-fashioned examples from our photo archives. Sift through vintage Valentine’s cards, then make your own.
Feb. 14 – 25: Window Jewelry
Create a “stained glass” design using wax paper, then see Jeweled Objects of Desire: From Ordinary to Extraordinary in our gallery.
Feb. 28 – March 11: Clay Beads
Most of world’s oldest beads are made of clay, with some carved more than 12,000 years ago! Learn more about the history of clay beading and create your own designs.