Family Sundays

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Join us every Sunday from 1-4 pm at the Kelowna Art Gallery for
Family Sundays.

Through hands-on activities, helpful instructions, and age-appropriate information and questions, Family Sundays opens up the world of art and artists for children and adults by providing opportunities to engage, discover, and create.

Family Sundays are open to the public every Sunday from 1-4 pm.
Cost is $4 per person, which includes participation in the activity and gallery admission.

Contact the Gallery at 250-762-2226 for more information. Click here to receive updates and information about Family Sundays art activities.

The Kelowna Art Gallery acknowledges the generous support of Source Office Furnishings

 

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Weeks highlighted in red will include family-friendly tours.

 

2016

 

Feb 7 | Selfie
Take a page from The Artist Herself exhibition and analyze the face you know best – your own!  We will be using paint to bring the images to life.

2016_Family_Day_activity_PR_w Feb 8 | SPECIAL FAMILY DAY EVENT!
The Kelowna Art Gallery invites you to join us on Family Day, Monday, February 8, from 10 am to 4 pm, for a full day of art activities, family-friendly tours, and special programming for children and parents. [click here for more details!]

Feb 14 |  Be Mine, Valentine
Make a card for that special someone!

Feb 21 | No Place Like Home
We will create monoprints about our definition of home, inspired by Amy Modahl’s exhibition, Where the Heart Is.

Feb 28 | Tiny Furniture
Using cardboard and other materials, we will create tiny sculptures of household items found throughout our homes.

Mar 6 | Back to the Future
We will be drawing inspiration from the Back to the 80s exhibition and create mixed-media collages filled with nostalgia.

Mar 13 | Mixed-Media Madness!
As with Amy Modahl’s pieces, we will be making mixed-media works! We will use whatever dry media we can get our hands on – crayons, pencils, pens, pastels, chalk, and whatever else we can find! The more, the merrier.

Mar 20 | Back to Basics
Inspired by the still-life works in The Artist Herself exhibition, we will set up some easels and use good old pencil and paper to practice still life drawing.

Mar 27 | Feed the Birds
Following the Pieces of What exhibition theme of environmental awareness, we will make bird feeders out of recycled materials just in time for spring!

Apr 3 | Share the Land
Inspired by Krista Belle Stewart’s exhibition Work to Rule, and the importance of land preservation, we will be trying our hand at landscape painting using watercolours.

Apr 10 | Pop of Colour
Take the day off and join us as we create geometric prints inspired by the 80s classic pastel palette.

Apr 17 | Sweet Still Life
As with the paintings in John Hall’s exhibition Travelling Light: A 45-year survey of paintings, we will use acrylic paint to capture the everyday and make it extraordinary!

Apr 24 | Pot a Plant!
Spring is in the air, plant a seed and decorate a pot!

Weeks highlighted in red will include family-friendly tours.

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