Arts For All
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.
Questions? Feel free to contact us at GPAC@indy.gov
Dec 3 - 17
Flow Paint Jewelry Inspired by Donna Jo Monroe
Learn about local artist Donna Jo Monroe and her technique for making Flow Paint Jewelry. Donna creates beautiful, abstract paintings, and then uses the leftover acrylic paint “skins” to make jewelry pieces. Learn how to make your own unique recycled painting necklace or ornament!
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.
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!
You might be wondering: "What is a zentangle?". A zentangle is a form of meditative doodling that has patterns, or tangles, put together to form a Zen-tangle. Creating art can be a great form of therapy, by helping alliviate stress and anxiety. It can also, offer a way of expressing yourself without using words.