The Walters Art Museum

Drop-in Art Activities

Every Saturday and Sunday! No registration required – drop-in, make, and take a fantastic piece of art home with you!

Create innovative and artistic projects as a family each weekend. Join museum educators in the studios of the Family Art Center as they help families create artwork related to themes with our collection and  special exhibitions. Check out our monthly themes and visit often!

Drop-in Art is FREE and open from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Upcoming Events


Drop-in Art Activities: Fashion

Saturday, August 01, 2015–Sunday, August 30, 2015
10:00 AM–03:00 PM

Join us in the studio to design your own fabric, create a hat, and construct the latest trends in jewelry.

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Drop-In Art Activities: Silver and Gold

Saturday, September 05, 2015–Sunday, September 27, 2015
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

Find glistening treasures as we search for silver and gold. Use metallic materials to build statues, adorn books, and design your own gold medal!

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Drop-In Art Activities: Up the Nile

Saturday, October 03, 2015–Sunday, November 01, 2015
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

We're traveling up the Nile and exploring Egyptian art and artifacts. Decode hieroglyphs, learn about Egypt's famed blue-green ceramics, and check out mummies and masks!

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Drop-In Art Activities: Landscapes

Saturday, November 07, 2015–Sunday, November 29, 2015
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

Explore landscapes, cityscapes, and seascapes! Paint places you wish to visit, create a city, and make a collage of the world around you.

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Drop-In Art Activities: Thanksgiving Break

Friday, November 27, 2015–Friday, November 27, 2015
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

Join us for an extra day of Drop-In Art Activities and make 3-D Thank You Cards!

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Drop-In Art Activities: Architecture

Saturday, December 05, 2015–Sunday, December 27, 2015
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

Calling all architects! Join us this month to build miniature cities, create giant skyscrapers, and design beautiful spaces inside and out!

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Drop-In Art Activities: Winter Break

Wednesday, December 30, 2015–Friday, January 01, 2016
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

Come in out of the cold and join us for winter-inspired drop-in art activities all week long.

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