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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July 3 - 31

Community Quilt

Use fabric markers to decorate your own cotton square, then tie it on to our community quilt! At the end of the month, we’ll display the quilt in the arts center where you can view it every time you visit. Limit 1 square per person.

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August 7 - 28

Galactic Scratch Art

Turn a dark void into an energetic space scene! Scratch away the black surface of scratch art paper to create a picture with planets, stars, rockets, and maybe even aliens!

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September 4 - 18*

*No Arts for All on September 25

Rakeem Cunningham Collage

Learn about mixed media artist Rakeem Cunningham. His work deals with how LGBTQ people of color deal with times of crisis and political upheaval through fantasy. Make your own collage in his fantastical style!

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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