Arts For All

Monthly Activities

Arts for All welcomes everyone to take a journey through the world of art. Visit our literary arts room for free art activities every Saturday! These easy projects will take a deeper look at the exhibition on display in the Main Gallery. All ages. January and February projects will be available as take-home kits only.


Kits are FREE, but require registration online for pickup. Once you have registered, you can pick up your kit up to a week following enrollment. Please note that kits are in limited supply. If you have not picked up your kit after one week, your name will be removed from registration to allow other participants a chance to register for a kit. You will not be contacted after registration, so please plan ahead and pick up your kits in a timely manner.

Send us pictures of your completed project for a chance to be featured in our newsletter! Send your photos and name to


Our open hours are Tuesday - Saturday from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

Questions? Feel free to contact us at

January 2 - 30

Pick-up will begin January 5.

Register here!

Scratch Art Kit

“Value” is how we talk about lightness and darkness in artwork. Practice using different shading methods to create shadows, highlights, and everything in between!

February 2 - 27

Register here! Registration begins February 2.

Portraits Kit

“Portraits” are representations of people in artwork. Learn how to draw faces with one of our handy worksheets.

Saturdays, March 6 - 27

Scavenger Hunt

Can you find all of the items on our creative scavenger hunt? Grab our list from the literary arts room and hunt everything down in the Imagine exhibit.

Saturdays, April 3 - 24

Origami Photos

Put a fun spin on origami by using paper with photos! Follow our instructions for folding magazine pages into neat shapes you can display at home.

Arts for All (at Home)

Arts for All (At Home) welcomes everyone to take a journey through the world of art using materials you can find at home. Creative activities can stimulate curiosity and are designed to be challenging yet accessible to all! These fun activities are designed for families to create art from the comfort of their own home.

Click on the title or image of any activity and you'll be taken to a page with step-by-step instructions.

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Graffiti Lettering

Graffiti and street art can be found all over Indianapolis. You can often find a lot of stylized lettering with eye-popping colors. We're about to walk you step-by-step through a couple of examples word art that you can try at home!

Part I

Part II

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Tuesday - Saturday

Sunday - Monday

Holiday Closures:

President's Day

Memorial Day


2432 Conservatory Drive

Indianapolis, IN 46203

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


February 15

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