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 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Upcoming Events


Drop-In Art Activities: The Four Seasons

Saturday, February 06, 2016–Sunday, February 28, 2016
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

Stay warm inside the Walters and explore winter, spring, summer, and fall through paintings, sculptures, and collage.

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Drop-In Art Activities: People and Places

Saturday, March 05, 2016–Sunday, March 27, 2016
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

Imagine what life was like for the people depicted in works of art and create your own stories in the studio!

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Drop-In Art Activities: The Natural World

Saturday, March 05, 2016–Sunday, March 27, 2016
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

Experience nature in full bloom and discover scenes from the great outdoors inside our galleries.

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Drop-In Art Activities: Spring Break

Wednesday, March 30, 2016–Friday, April 01, 2016
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

Take a break and explore the new season with some light-inspired art!

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Drop-In Art Activities: Elements of Art

Saturday, May 07, 2016–Sunday, May 29, 2016
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

Calling all artists! Explore a variety of media and fill your toolkit with the elements of art!

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Drop-In Art Activities: Travel and Explore

Saturday, June 04, 2016–Sunday, June 26, 2016
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

Trek the globe with us and visit Italy, Ethiopia, India, and France. Paint, sculpt, and more as you become inspired by your world travels.

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Drop-In Art Activities: Music and Movement

Saturday, July 02, 2016–Sunday, July 31, 2016
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

What do colors sounds like? Help us fill the studio with music and rhythm and move to the beat of the collection.

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Drop-In Art Activities: Aquatic Life

Saturday, August 06, 2016–Sunday, August 28, 2016
11:00 AM–04:00 PM

Dive into the deep blue sea! We’re exploring life underwater through printmaking, painting, and more.

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