Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Benin Royal Art

Posted on Aug 26, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Benin Royal Art

Barnsdall Art Sunday Benin Portraits

Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Hopi Feathered Sun

Posted on Aug 19, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Hopi Feathered Sun

In anticipation of the solar eclipse, we will be creating Hopi Feathered Suns at Barnsdall Arts Sunday on August 20, 2017. To learn more about the Hopi Tribe, go to: http://www.hopi-nsn.gov/ To learn more about the kachina tradition, go to : http://kachina.us/ SavWHAT: Barnsdall Arts Sundays WHEN: EVERY SUNDAY 10AM – 12PM WHERE: JAC Studio […]

Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Calder Mobiles and Stabiles

Posted on Jun 30, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog, eco art, sculpture | No Comments
Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Calder Mobiles and Stabiles

Alexander Calder was an American sculptor known as the originator of the mobile, a type of kinetic sculpture made with delicately balanced or suspended components which move in response to motor power or air currents. Calder’s stationary sculptures are called stabiles. This Sunday at Barnsdall Arts, you’ll make your own mobiles and stabiles inspired by […]

Barnsdall Arts Sundays: Temple to Your Favorite Greek God

Posted on Jun 3, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog, eco art | No Comments
Barnsdall Arts Sundays: Temple to Your Favorite Greek God

This Sunday at Barnsdall Art Park, you will construct your own temple to one of the Ancient Greek Gods of Olympus. Choose your favorite: is it Athena, God of Wisdom? Or maybe you are a lover of the arts like Apollo. What design suits you: Doric, Ionic, or Corinthian? Decorate the pediment with figures and […]

Papier-mache Workshop at the Museum of the San Fernando Valley

Posted on Apr 24, 2017 in blog, eco art, functional art, sculpture | No Comments
Papier-mache Workshop at the Museum of the San Fernando Valley

WHAT: Papier-mache workshop and Artist Talk WHEN: 2-4PM on Saturday, April 29, 2017 WHERE: Museum of the San Fernando Valley, 18860 Nordhoff St., Suite 204 Northridge, CA 91324-3885 All the supplies are provided by the artist. I will provide step-by-step instructions on how to make artichoke bowls pictured above. Your $10 donation goes directly to […]

Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Celebrate the Guatemalan Rain Forest

Posted on Apr 20, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Celebrate the Guatemalan Rain Forest

This Sunday at Barnsdall Art Park, celebrate Earth Day and prepare for the Climate March Los Angeles by creating your own 3D sign celebrating the jewels of the Guatemalan rain forest. Create an elaborate jungle scene using recycled materials and collage replete with your favorite colorful rain forest denizens from Red Macaws and Resplendent Quetzals […]

Barnsdall Arts Sundays: Russian Lacquer Art

Posted on Apr 1, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Barnsdall Arts Sundays: Russian Lacquer Art

This Sunday at Barnsdall Art Park, create your own fairy tale world inspired by Russian lacquer plates and boxes. Tell your story within patterned gold “frames,” embellished with fanciful flowers or fierce warriors and monsters. Everything looks great on black lacquer! WHAT: Barnsdall Arts Sundays WHEN: EVERY SUNDAY 10AM – 12PM WHERE: JAC Studio 1, […]

Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Book of Kells Animals Unfold

Posted on Mar 10, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Book of Kells Animals Unfold

This Sunday at Barnsdall Art Park, magical creatures and patterns will unfold! Inspired by the intricate Celtic designs found in the pages of the Book of Kells, we will create our own magical patterns with paper, scissors, markers and glue. WHAT: Barnsdall Arts Sundays WHEN: EVERY SUNDAY 10AM – 12PM WHERE: JAC Studio 1, Barnsdall […]

Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Martin Luther King Jr. Celebrated

Posted on Jan 14, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Barnsdall Arts Sunday: Martin Luther King Jr. Celebrated

Barnsdall Arts Sunday Martin Luther King Jr. I have a dream pop-up book.

Aboriginal Bark Paintings at Barnsdall Arts Sunday

Posted on Jan 6, 2017 in Barnsdall Arts Sundays, blog | No Comments
Aboriginal Bark Paintings at Barnsdall Arts Sunday

On January 6th, travel to the land down under and create your own Aboriginal-styled bark painting at Barnsdall Arts Sunday. Tear off a piece of bark (OK, brown paper) and fill it with fantastical fish, reptiles, roos, and abstract designs. Let the irregular shape of the bark inspire you. Go big; use little dots; have […]