Second Saturdays 2 to 4pm
Included with museum admission and FREE for kids and members 
Offering hands-on arts projects and activities inspired by current exhibitions designed families and youth 5-12 years old. come join us for a fun day of art making! 
Sponsored by PBS North Coast!











Saturday, January 12th, 2-4pm


Come enjoy fiber arts exploration and make your next masterpiece!  Families will have the opportunity to draw an design of their choosing the the add texture and vibrant color as we “paint” over the design with yarn. Then continue to work with color as you discover the amazing patterns that emerge when open weaving from one point to another in String Art. Families can create a geometric pattern  or representational shape with string art.






Saturday, February 9th, 2-4pm

Join us as we view Paul Flippen’s exhibition 36days, and learn about symbolism. Once inspired by the powerful symbolism in Paul’s Work, create your own symbols using various mediums. Paul’s work tells a story, and your artwork can too. Families will have the opportunity to use writing frames, storybook passages, and half drawn picture to tell a story.







Saturday, March 9th, 2-4pm

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to own your own museum or gallery? Join us as we explore this idea by creating dioramas of your dream museum or gallery. We will have various materials available to create a dinosaur for your natural history museum, an animal for a zoo, or a robot for your t​echnology museum.  Museum educators will be available to help you make your vison come to life. Already have a great collection of items? Stick around to create your own collection assemblage boxes to show it off!






Morris Graves Museum of Art

636 F Street
Eureka, CA 95501
Fax 707.442.2040

Museum Hours
12pm - 5pm Wednesday-Sunday

Humboldt Arts Council Office Hours
9am - 5pm Tuesday-Friday

$5 for adults;
$2 for seniors (age 65 and over) and students with ID;
children 17 and under free;
Museum members are free.

Thank You Museum Sponsors

•Schmidbauer Lumber Company
•Living Education & Arts Foundation
•Philip & Sally Arnot
•101 Things To Do