Second Saturday is a lively monthly event that turns the entire museum into a destination for creative experiences. MOWA members can explore the museum, create with drop-in art making, participate in gallery activities, and more. Every month offers something new!
Second Saturday takes place the second Saturday of each month. Drop-in anytime 10:00–2:00.
JANUARY 14 | Unexpected Abstractions
How do artists experiment with color, shape, and materials? See the world through an artist’s eyes as you create your own abstract works.
→ Make It Art Project: Paint Like Eugene Von Bruenchenhein
→ Make It Art Project: John Colt Inspired Abstractions
→ Make It Art Project: Microscope Drawing
→ Complete this month’s Look and Find and Museum Mystery
February 11 | Art with Heart
Spread joy and kindness through a variety of expressive art activities. Experiment with techniques used by exhibiting artists and create a positive affirmation collage with artist Brittany Mahlberg.
March 11 | Stories Come to Life
Discover how artists tell stories without speaking a word. Bring your own stories to life through puppetry and illustration.
April 8 | Aspiring Architects
Gain inspiration from architects Jim Shields and Frank Lloyd Wright as you design, sketch, and build structures. Enjoy a birthday treat on us as we celebrate the tenth anniversary of the MOWA building.
Second Saturday is sponsored by the Leola Culver Family Foundation.