Arts For All

Monthly Activities

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. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

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

 

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

Questions? Feel free to contact us at GPAC@indy.gov

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October 9 - 30

*No Arts for All on Oct 2

Baya's Abstract Portraits

16-year-old Baya Mahieddine from Algeria influenced artists like Picasso with her surreal, abstract paintings of women. Her portraits are hauntingly expressive with beautiful colors and large eyes. Use colorful foam shapes to create your own abstract portrait.

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December 4 - 18*

*No Arts for All on December 11; 25

Draw Your Neighborhood

What’s your neighborhood look like? Use our handy guide to help you draw buildings like houses, the post office, a library, a school, and more.

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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