Family Arts Academy


Nov 3, 2019 to Dec 15, 2019
02:00 PM until 04:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday.


The program offers a different theme and activity each week.


3rd – "Floating ink" Seascapes Create waterways and seascapes using a marbling process to blend water and ink into images that are vibrant and colorful.

10th - Etch and Flow Inspired by prints on view in the museum galleries, create a unique and colorful design using scratch art with crayon and tempera paint.

 17th – Gellie Macro Prints Zoom in on all the details beneath your feet and discover how to recreate natural wonders by making Gellie prints.

24th - Imaginary miniature 3D Landscape Is your dreamworld a busy metropolis or a quiet countryside? Is it realistic or surreal? You can build the 3D world of your imagination during this workshop.


1st – The Art of Ballet Attend a performance by the Academy of International Ballet and create artworks inspired by performance and movement.

8th – Ocean Without a Shore Consider the significance of water as an important symbol in Bill Viola’s video installations and make your own mysterious self-portrait with this basic element.

15th - Stringing it Together Use vibrant watercolor paints and string to collaborate on designs that use color and shape to tell a story about your family’s creativity and collaboration.




View map Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
118-128 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA

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PA - Philadelphia

Free Event?:

No Cost

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No registration needed


All Ages/Families

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