SUMMER 2022

FAMILY ART DAYS

Weekly projects in the orchard OR take-home art packs available for pick-up Saturdays through August 13.
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The Summer 2022 Family Art Day projects have been designed to tie in with James Longley’s photography exhibit “Looking into Kabul” which will be at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art from June 9, 2022 through early September 2022.

Participation is FREE, but reservations are required as supplies and space in the orchard are limited.  RSVP below today!

Sponsored by Suzy Wakefield, San Juan Island Community Foundation, Leonie Griswold, National Endowment for the Arts and the Washington State Arts Commission.

 

FAMILY ART DAYS RSVP

Follow these simple steps to RSVP for either a take-home pack or to attend a Family Art Days class in the orchard next to the museum:

1) Click the "Learn more & RSVP" button to learn more about the session you would like to register for below; 

2) Complete the registration form in it's entirety, including the total number of children and adults, name and age of children participating, and if you will be joining us in the orchard or simply picking up an FAD Art Pack to complete at home.

SESSION TIMES:

On-Site Projects in the Orchard - 11:00am to 2:00pm


Pick Up Take Home Packs - 11:00am to 1:00pm

  • Afghan Rattle and Bracelet
    Sat, Jul 02
    San Juan Islands Museum of Art
    Jul 02, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM PDT
    San Juan Islands Museum of Art, 540 Spring St, Friday Harbor, WA 98250, USA
    A rattle made of ribbons, yarn, and beads!
  • Daily Life Photo Collage
    Sat, Jul 09
    San Juan Islands Museum of Art
    Jul 09, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM PDT
    San Juan Islands Museum of Art, 540 Spring St, Friday Harbor, WA 98250, USA
    Take photos of your own everyday life and then arrange them in a shadow box with items such as old toys or favorite rocks!
  • The Blue Mosque
    Sat, Jul 16
    San Juan Islands Museum of Art
    Jul 16, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM PDT
    San Juan Islands Museum of Art, 540 Spring St, Friday Harbor, WA 98250, USA
    Join us to build our own 3D version of the Blue Mosque in Afghanistan using poster board and colorful paper!
  • Afghan Weaving
    Sat, Jul 23
    San Juan Islands Museum of Art
    Jul 23, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM PDT
    San Juan Islands Museum of Art, 540 Spring St, Friday Harbor, WA 98250, USA
    Weave your own bowl and small placemat from paper, yarn, and ribbon!
  • Extinct Great Felines of Afghanistan
    Sat, Jul 30
    San Juan Islands Museum of Art
    Jul 30, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM PDT
    San Juan Islands Museum of Art, 540 Spring St, Friday Harbor, WA 98250, USA
    Travel back in time with us to meet the Asiatic Lion!

AUGUST 2022

(registration for August sessions opens in late July)

August 6, 2022 – Afghan Crab Sculpture – Crabs in Afghanistan? Yes and they live in a mountain lake! Make your own 3D crab out of colorful paper – be careful that he doesn’t pinch you with his front claws!

August 13, 2022 – Afghan Butterflies Puzzle – Join us to make a beautiful butterfly puzzle out of poster board and paint!