family learning

Discover new art, find inspiration, and ignite your imaginations with WKMA’s family programs. Learn the power of art to open up windows to new worlds, new ideas, and infinite possibilities as you explore the galleries on a scavenger hunt, enjoy lively discussion over one of our family gallery guides, or work together to make a masterpiece of your own at a Learning Families workshop.

All Upcoming Classes & Programs


DIY Halloween (Make your own mask or hat)

October 24, 2020 - October 24, 2020

Come with a plan - some pictures, a drawing, and notes for your mask or hat. Work with other attendees and staff to create using cardboard, paper, plastic bags, paints, and other everyday materials provided. Stay the whole time or drop in for a quick creation.

Exquisite Corpse Book

October 24, 2020 - October 24, 2020

“Exquisite Corpse” games were used by Surrealist artists to inspire creativity and explore multiple artistic themes simultaneously. The process is collaborative and often has a humorous element. Each participant creates part of a drawing or doodle without knowing what the other participants are making. The resulting creation ...

Acrylic Painting

October 12, 2020 - October 28, 2020

Learn how to create strong paintings using basic art elements, especially color, shape, texture and composition. A wide variety of techniques will be demonstrated including color mixing, transferring images to surfaces, and dealing with highlights and shadows. This class is suitable for all levels of painting. ...

Last Friday Workshop

October 30, 2020 - October 30, 2020

Topics vary in this workshop on the last Friday of each month. Last Friday Workshop When: October, Friday 30 from 5 - 7 p.m. Cost: FREE COVID relate noted: We request that students wear a mask (if their health permits) in consideration of high-risk ...


Be Bold: Women’s Workshop

November 13, 2020 - November 14, 2020

This workshop invites women to use their voices in creative ways to empower and celebrate each other. Friday evening, participants will take a gallery tour followed by a discussion about the art. Saturday morning will be dedicated to a creative writing session to ...

Introduction to Color Theory

November 13, 2020 - November 14, 2020

In this class, students will learn introductory approaches to color mixing as well as explore a variety of color relationships. Students will engage in color studies, explore harmonious and discordant color schemes, and be led through the creation of their own complex color charts for later reference. ...

Wreck Art (2D edition)

November 15, 2020 - November 15, 2020

This class focuses on creation through destruction and alteration. Students will receive an artwork to be totally revamped. Students will be guided through questions to consider about the artwork and how new life can be breathed into the piece. Then students will cut, shred, sand, stitch, paint ...

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