University of Utah Museum of Fine Arts

June 29, 2015
(Al Hartmann | The Salt Lake

Child at Third Saturday for Families activityThird Saturdays have the freedom family activity days offered each third Saturday from the month. Instruction and activities can be found from 1–4 pm and therefore are first come, first offered. Please call 801.581.3580 or email to learn more.

Approaching THIRD SATURDAYS

Drawing with Art Dice
Saturday, Feb 20 1–4 pm FREE
Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts &lifier Education Complex Auditorium (Room 1151)
Many artists draw every single day to hone their abilities-sometimes making a game title to spark their creativeness. Help make your own game by designing dice with visual cues, after which roll the dice to at random suggest artistic elements while you make your own drawing.

Abstract Portraits
Saturday, March 19 1–4 pm FREE
Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts &lifier Education Complex Auditorium (Room 1151)
Traditional African artists are masters at creating dramatic masks, portraits, and faces using fundamental geometric shapes. Find inspiration from African masks within our Education Collection to produce your personal portrait using simple shapes.

Long Live Art logoShadow Puppets
Saturday, April 16 1–4 pm FREE
Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts &lifier Education Complex Auditorium (Room 1151)
Shadow puppets really are a beautiful storytelling talent from Indonesia. Puppets in the Education Collection will offer you inspiration while you craft your personal shadow puppet. Lights is going to be on-hands to create your puppet to existence.

Torn Paper Landscapes
Saturday, May 21 1–4 pm FREE
Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts &lifier Education Complex Auditorium (Room 1151)
Artists have incorporated paper within their art creating centuries. Using torn paper and colored chalk, allow the natural atmosphere surrounding you inspire your landscape creation.

Russian Nesting Dolls
Saturday, June 18 1–4 pm FREE
Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts &lifier Education Complex Auditorium (Room 1151)
The Russian folk art of vibrant, colorful Matryoshka dolls goes back to 1890. Let our traditional Matryoshka set function as the inspiration to brighten your personal group of nesting dolls.

Third Saturdays for People are funded simply through the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts &lifier Parks (ZAP) program.

Source: umfa.utah.edu
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