PROGRAMS & EVENTS

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Art Is Tasty 12:00 pm
Art Is Tasty
Apr 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Art Is Tasty
Join us for this noontime lunch series on the first Friday of every month. Art is Tasty pairs an engaging 30-minute discussion about a work [...]
Watercolor Journaling 9:30 am
Watercolor Journaling
Apr 5 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Collect your thoughts and inspiration in a colorful artist’s journal. Students will learn basic drawing and watercolor techniques to observe and capture the world around [...]
South Asia Festival: India & Pakistan 12:00 pm
South Asia Festival: India & Pak…
Apr 6 @ 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm
South Asia Festival: India & Pakistan
Experience the rich cultures of India and Pakistan with traditional South Asian performances and activities! This festival includes North Indian music by sitar player Allyn [...]
Drop-in Open Figure Drawing Studio 6:30 pm
Drop-in Open Figure Drawing Studio
Apr 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Whether you are experienced at drawing the human figure or just beginning, this drop-in open studio is a great way to practice drawing from a [...]
Concerts on Kentmere 7:30 pm
Concerts on Kentmere
Apr 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Concerts on Kentmere
Renowned Pyxis Piano Quartet, the Museum’s ensemble-in-residence, returns for an unforgettable concert that will include Franz Schubert’s String Trio in B-Flat Major, Richard Strauss’ rarely [...]
Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Apr 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Learning about art is fun every Friday at the Delaware Art Museum! Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a [...]
Art is After Dark: Dr. Sketchy’s 6:00 pm
Art is After Dark: Dr. Sketchy’s
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Art is After Dark: Dr. Sketchy's
Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School of Philadelphia is back clad in ’80s outfits using Fashion, Circus, Spectacle: Photographs by Scott Heiser as inspiration. Special guest models [...]
Clay Date 7:00 pm
Clay Date
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Clay Date
The APRIL date for this workshop is Full. Clay Date is back by popular demand! Led by Museum Studio Instructor. Clay Date is a different [...]
iPhoneography 10:00 am
iPhoneography
Apr 12 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
The phone that fits into the palm of your hand has endless photographic possibilities. In this workshop, students will learn photo-taking techniques and how to [...]
From Drawing to Painting 9:30 am
From Drawing to Painting
Apr 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Mondays, April 14 – June 9 (8 weeks; no class May 26) Starting with drawing and transitioning into painting, students of all levels will explore [...]
Metalsmithing Open Studio 9:30 am
Metalsmithing Open Studio
Apr 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sorry this Open Studio is FULL. This is an opportunity for experienced metals students to work independently in the Museum’s metalsmithing studio. A monitor is [...]
Drop-in Ceramics Open Studio 6:00 pm
Drop-in Ceramics Open Studio
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This is an opportunity for students currently enrolled in any Ceramics class to work independently in the studio and complete class projects.
Metalsmithing Open Studio 6:30 pm
Metalsmithing Open Studio
Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
This is an opportunity for experienced metals students to work independently in the Museum’s metalsmithing studio. A monitor is available for saftey and to help [...]
Beginning Jewelry Making 9:30 am
Beginning Jewelry Making
Apr 16 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
In this introductory class, students will learn how to use tools and machinery, along with fundamental jewelry-making techniques to design a ring, pin or pendant, [...]
Painting en Plein Air 9:30 am
Painting en Plein Air
Apr 16 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Wednesdays, April 16 – June 4 (8 weeks) Use your brush and palette to explore the beauty of the Brandywine Valley. This class will emphasize [...]
The Joy of Clay: Throwing 9:30 am
The Joy of Clay: Throwing
Apr 16 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Gentle instruction will guide students from beginner to advanced levels for making a variety of vessels on the potter’s wheel.
Drawing and Painting 1:00 pm
Drawing and Painting
Apr 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Wednesdays, April 16 – June 4 (8 weeks) Offering a clear step-by-step approach to drawing and painting, students of all levels will progress according to [...]
Advancing Young Artists 4:00 pm
Advancing Young Artists
Apr 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(Ages 10–14) Using a variety of media, techniques, and subject matter, this class will teach the basic fundamentals of art and take students’ artistic skills [...]
Pottery 6:00 pm
Pottery
Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Enjoy the pleasures of making your own useful pots. Students will explore techniques for creating beautiful pottery by hand and on the potter’s wheel.
Beginning Jewelry Making 6:30 pm
Beginning Jewelry Making
Apr 16 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
In this introductory class, students will learn how to use tools and machinery, along with fundamental jewelry-making techniques to design a ring, pin or pendant, [...]
Oil Painting 9:30 am
Oil Painting
Apr 17 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Thursdays, April 17 – June 5 (8 weeks) This class is for students seeking basic training in oil painting materials and techniques or just looking [...]
Texture and Dimension 9:30 am
Texture and Dimension
Apr 17 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Add texture and dimension to your flat jewelry designs! By stamping, roll printing, and fabrication, students will learn how to take their creations to a [...]
Color Theory 1:00 pm
Color Theory
Apr 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Using pastels, oil paint, or gouache, students will develop their own color vocabulary by working from historical examples or a still life. Learn to identify [...]
Continuing Watercolors 1:00 pm
Continuing Watercolors
Apr 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Post-beginner to advanced-level students will continue to learn about watercolors and refine their skills with a focus on painting four themes: landscapes, seascapes, still lifes, [...]
Wire Working and Metal Clay 1:00 pm
Wire Working and Metal Clay
Apr 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This class is a fun and easy introduction to creating fashionable metal jewelry. The first half of the class will focus on creating jewelry using [...]
Dynamic Ceramics 4:00 pm
Dynamic Ceramics
Apr 17 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(Ages 10–13) For young students new to ceramics or those growing out of Hurray for Clay!, this class will focus on handbuilding and wheel-throwing techniques [...]
New! Painting Open Studio 6:00 pm
New! Painting Open Studio
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Artists bring their own supplies and work independently in a creative environment.
Ceramics 6:30 pm
Ceramics
Apr 17 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Sorry, this class is full. This class offers students an opportunity to learn and explore a variety of ceramic techniques by making sculptural forms and [...]
Men’s Jewelry 10:00 am
Men’s Jewelry
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Explore what makes men’s jewelry unique from women’s jewelry. In this class, students will create a ring, cufflinks, a necklace, and cuff—all specific to a [...]
Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Apr 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Learning about art is fun every Friday at the Delaware Art Museum! Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a [...]
Soldering 1:00 pm
Soldering
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn to solder more efficiently and how heat can either enhance or destroy a piece. Students will concentrate on controlling solder flow and learn when [...]
Drop-in Ceramics Studio 9:30 am
Drop-in Ceramics Studio
Apr 19 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
This is an opportunity for students currently enrolled in any Ceramics class to work independently in the studio and complete class projects.
Painting 10:00 am
Painting
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Saturdays, April 19 – June 14 (no class on May 24) This is a good basic course for beginning and intermediate painters interested in acrylic [...]
Artwise I 10:30 am
Artwise I
Apr 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
(Ages 6–8) Using the Museum’s collection for inspiration, the basic fundamentals of art will be taught, developed, and practiced. The class will focus on drawing [...]
Artwise II 1:00 pm
Artwise II
Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
(Ages 9–12) This class follows the curriculum described in Artwise I, but is geared toward older students.
From Drawing to Painting 9:30 am
From Drawing to Painting
Apr 21 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Mondays, April 14 – June 9 (8 weeks; no class May 26) Starting with drawing and transitioning into painting, students of all levels will explore [...]
Metalsmithing Open Studio 9:30 am
Metalsmithing Open Studio
Apr 21 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sorry this Open Studio is FULL. This is an opportunity for experienced metals students to work independently in the Museum’s metalsmithing studio. A monitor is [...]
Drop-in Ceramics Open Studio 6:00 pm
Drop-in Ceramics Open Studio
Apr 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This is an opportunity for students currently enrolled in any Ceramics class to work independently in the studio and complete class projects.
Drop-in Open Figure Drawing Studio 6:30 pm
Drop-in Open Figure Drawing Studio
Apr 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Whether you are experienced at drawing the human figure or just beginning, this drop-in open studio is a great way to practice drawing from a [...]
Metalsmithing Open Studio 6:30 pm
Metalsmithing Open Studio
Apr 21 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
This is an opportunity for experienced metals students to work independently in the Museum’s metalsmithing studio. A monitor is available for saftey and to help [...]
Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making 9:30 am
Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making
Apr 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Designed for students who have completed Beginning Jewelry Making, this class will teach students more advanced techniques, such as chain and clasp making, hollow form [...]
Beginning Drawing 1:00 pm
Beginning Drawing
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tuesdays, April 22 – June 10 (8 weeks) Learn basic drawing techniques and gain an understanding of composition, form, line, and perspective. Working from life [...]
Forging and Forming Techniques 1:00 pm
Forging and Forming Techniques
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tuesdays, April 22 – June 10 Make metal move in unusual ways! In this class students will spend the first four weeks learning how to [...]
Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making 6:00 pm
Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Designed for students who have completed Beginning Jewelry Making, this class will teach students more advanced techniques, such as chain and clasp making, hollow form [...]
Digital Photography 6:00 pm
Digital Photography
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Students of all levels will develop fundamental technical skills for digital cameras. Basics such as how to determine a proper exposure, use of depth of [...]
Pottery 6:00 pm
Pottery
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Enjoy the pleasures of making your own useful pots. Students will explore techniques for creating beautiful pottery by hand and on the potter’s wheel.
Watercolors 6:00 pm
Watercolors
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tuesdays, April 22 – June 10 (8 weeks) This watercolor class is designed to provide students with all the necessary skills to take command of [...]
Beginning Jewelry Making 9:30 am
Beginning Jewelry Making
Apr 23 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
In this introductory class, students will learn how to use tools and machinery, along with fundamental jewelry-making techniques to design a ring, pin or pendant, [...]
Painting en Plein Air 9:30 am
Painting en Plein Air
Apr 23 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Wednesdays, April 16 – June 4 (8 weeks) Use your brush and palette to explore the beauty of the Brandywine Valley. This class will emphasize [...]
The Joy of Clay: Throwing 9:30 am
The Joy of Clay: Throwing
Apr 23 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Gentle instruction will guide students from beginner to advanced levels for making a variety of vessels on the potter’s wheel.
Drawing and Painting 1:00 pm
Drawing and Painting
Apr 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Wednesdays, April 16 – June 4 (8 weeks) Offering a clear step-by-step approach to drawing and painting, students of all levels will progress according to [...]
Advancing Young Artists 4:00 pm
Advancing Young Artists
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(Ages 10–14) Using a variety of media, techniques, and subject matter, this class will teach the basic fundamentals of art and take students’ artistic skills [...]
Pottery 6:00 pm
Pottery
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Enjoy the pleasures of making your own useful pots. Students will explore techniques for creating beautiful pottery by hand and on the potter’s wheel.
Beginning Jewelry Making 6:30 pm
Beginning Jewelry Making
Apr 23 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
In this introductory class, students will learn how to use tools and machinery, along with fundamental jewelry-making techniques to design a ring, pin or pendant, [...]
Oil Painting 9:30 am
Oil Painting
Apr 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Thursdays, April 17 – June 5 (8 weeks) This class is for students seeking basic training in oil painting materials and techniques or just looking [...]
Texture and Dimension 9:30 am
Texture and Dimension
Apr 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Add texture and dimension to your flat jewelry designs! By stamping, roll printing, and fabrication, students will learn how to take their creations to a [...]
Color Theory 1:00 pm
Color Theory
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Using pastels, oil paint, or gouache, students will develop their own color vocabulary by working from historical examples or a still life. Learn to identify [...]
Continuing Watercolors 1:00 pm
Continuing Watercolors
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Post-beginner to advanced-level students will continue to learn about watercolors and refine their skills with a focus on painting four themes: landscapes, seascapes, still lifes, [...]
Wire Working and Metal Clay 1:00 pm
Wire Working and Metal Clay
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This class is a fun and easy introduction to creating fashionable metal jewelry. The first half of the class will focus on creating jewelry using [...]
Dynamic Ceramics 4:00 pm
Dynamic Ceramics
Apr 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(Ages 10–13) For young students new to ceramics or those growing out of Hurray for Clay!, this class will focus on handbuilding and wheel-throwing techniques [...]
New! Painting Open Studio 6:00 pm
New! Painting Open Studio
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Artists bring their own supplies and work independently in a creative environment.
Ceramics 6:30 pm
Ceramics
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Sorry, this class is full. This class offers students an opportunity to learn and explore a variety of ceramic techniques by making sculptural forms and [...]
Men’s Jewelry 10:00 am
Men’s Jewelry
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Explore what makes men’s jewelry unique from women’s jewelry. In this class, students will create a ring, cufflinks, a necklace, and cuff—all specific to a [...]
Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Learning about art is fun every Friday at the Delaware Art Museum! Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a [...]
Soldering 1:00 pm
Soldering
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn to solder more efficiently and how heat can either enhance or destroy a piece. Students will concentrate on controlling solder flow and learn when [...]
Drop-in Ceramics Studio 9:30 am
Drop-in Ceramics Studio
Apr 26 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
This is an opportunity for students currently enrolled in any Ceramics class to work independently in the studio and complete class projects.
Bangles and Dangles 10:00 am
Bangles and Dangles
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Saturdays, April 26 – May 17 (4weeks) (Ages 14–18) Learn how to turn wire and sheet metal into bangle bracelets, dangle earrings, and more! Decorative wire [...]
Painting 10:00 am
Painting
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Saturdays, April 19 – June 14 (no class on May 24) This is a good basic course for beginning and intermediate painters interested in acrylic [...]
Artwise I 10:30 am
Artwise I
Apr 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
(Ages 6–8) Using the Museum’s collection for inspiration, the basic fundamentals of art will be taught, developed, and practiced. The class will focus on drawing [...]
Artwise II 1:00 pm
Artwise II
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
(Ages 9–12) This class follows the curriculum described in Artwise I, but is geared toward older students.
Sunday Studio Series 12:30 pm
Sunday Studio Series
Apr 27 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Sunday Studio Series
Children and their families are invited to experience a new medium and activity each month in the Children’s Studio in the Bank of America Education [...]
From Drawing to Painting 9:30 am
From Drawing to Painting
Apr 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Mondays, April 14 – June 9 (8 weeks; no class May 26) Starting with drawing and transitioning into painting, students of all levels will explore [...]
Metalsmithing Open Studio 9:30 am
Metalsmithing Open Studio
Apr 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Sorry this Open Studio is FULL. This is an opportunity for experienced metals students to work independently in the Museum’s metalsmithing studio. A monitor is [...]
Drop-in Ceramics Open Studio 6:00 pm
Drop-in Ceramics Open Studio
Apr 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This is an opportunity for students currently enrolled in any Ceramics class to work independently in the studio and complete class projects.
Metalsmithing Open Studio 6:30 pm
Metalsmithing Open Studio
Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
This is an opportunity for experienced metals students to work independently in the Museum’s metalsmithing studio. A monitor is available for saftey and to help [...]
Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making 9:30 am
Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making
Apr 29 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Designed for students who have completed Beginning Jewelry Making, this class will teach students more advanced techniques, such as chain and clasp making, hollow form [...]
Beginning Drawing 1:00 pm
Beginning Drawing
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tuesdays, April 22 – June 10 (8 weeks) Learn basic drawing techniques and gain an understanding of composition, form, line, and perspective. Working from life [...]
Forging and Forming Techniques 1:00 pm
Forging and Forming Techniques
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tuesdays, April 22 – June 10 Make metal move in unusual ways! In this class students will spend the first four weeks learning how to [...]
Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making 6:00 pm
Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Designed for students who have completed Beginning Jewelry Making, this class will teach students more advanced techniques, such as chain and clasp making, hollow form [...]
Digital Photography 6:00 pm
Digital Photography
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Students of all levels will develop fundamental technical skills for digital cameras. Basics such as how to determine a proper exposure, use of depth of [...]
Pottery 6:00 pm
Pottery
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Enjoy the pleasures of making your own useful pots. Students will explore techniques for creating beautiful pottery by hand and on the potter’s wheel.
Watercolors 6:00 pm
Watercolors
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tuesdays, April 22 – June 10 (8 weeks) This watercolor class is designed to provide students with all the necessary skills to take command of [...]
Beginning Jewelry Making 9:30 am
Beginning Jewelry Making
Apr 30 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
In this introductory class, students will learn how to use tools and machinery, along with fundamental jewelry-making techniques to design a ring, pin or pendant, [...]
Painting en Plein Air 9:30 am
Painting en Plein Air
Apr 30 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Wednesdays, April 16 – June 4 (8 weeks) Use your brush and palette to explore the beauty of the Brandywine Valley. This class will emphasize [...]
The Joy of Clay: Throwing 9:30 am
The Joy of Clay: Throwing
Apr 30 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Gentle instruction will guide students from beginner to advanced levels for making a variety of vessels on the potter’s wheel.
Drawing and Painting 1:00 pm
Drawing and Painting
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Wednesdays, April 16 – June 4 (8 weeks) Offering a clear step-by-step approach to drawing and painting, students of all levels will progress according to [...]
Advancing Young Artists 4:00 pm
Advancing Young Artists
Apr 30 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(Ages 10–14) Using a variety of media, techniques, and subject matter, this class will teach the basic fundamentals of art and take students’ artistic skills [...]
Pottery 6:00 pm
Pottery
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Enjoy the pleasures of making your own useful pots. Students will explore techniques for creating beautiful pottery by hand and on the potter’s wheel.
Beginning Jewelry Making 6:30 pm
Beginning Jewelry Making
Apr 30 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
In this introductory class, students will learn how to use tools and machinery, along with fundamental jewelry-making techniques to design a ring, pin or pendant, [...]