This year, Family Open Studios will be a virtual experience offering live arts instruction on scheduled dates and free art kits to accompany the corresponding art instruction. Live art instruction will be approximately one hour and be hosted via Zoom. Each art project will be themed to the current exhibit in the Cannon Art Gallery.
Join us for upcoming live Virtual Family Open Studios and create an abstract work of art inspired by Arizona artist, Barb Wills.
Date: Saturday, May 8, 2021 Time: 11 a.m. - noon
Virtual Family Open Studios will be a live art event that showcases the artwork of Prescott, Arizona artist, Barb Wills, whose work is also being displayed in the Cannon Art Gallery’s current exhibit, Material Pulses: Seven Viewpoints. This event will also offer free art kits with registration, for curbside pickup at either the City of Carlsbad Library at 1775 Dove Ln. or at the Georgina Cole Library at 1250 Carlsbad Village Dr.
At the live Zoom art event, participants will have the opportunity to:
Watch a live interview with Barb Wills and ask questions
Learn about the history of textiles and view work from other artists
Engage in live arts instruction for the free art kit project
Get tips for creating your art piece and ask questions
Registration opens April 12, 2021 and will close May 3, 2021. Register for a FREE art kit at: carlsbadconnect.org (Library & Cultural Arts tab in pink)
Everyone that registers for an art kit will receive a link to register for the Zoom event as well as all supplies needed to learn about creating an abstract work of art. Learn, work and have fun together while you let your creativity blossom!
Connect to the live art event HERE. (Passcode: 367519)
View the Material Pulses: Seven Viewpoints art lesson HERE.