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Virtual Open Studios

Inspired by Mia’s Free Open Studios, browse how-to videos and projects with step-by-step instructions to create your own artworks. 

Watercolor Resist Painting

Follow along to make your own watercolor painting.

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Toddler Time Activities

A trio of activities for toddlers and their families.

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Hands-on Art History: All About Paintings

Learn about some artworks in Mia’s collection, then get hands-on making your own paintings!

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Papier Mache Paste

Learn how to make papier mache paste to design your own creations.

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Virtual Open Studios: Live!

Join artists and educators for a live virtual open studio on Fridays at 1pm. Each week, you can tune in to learn a new art-making technique, featuring materials you’re likely to have on hand around you!

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Simple Hand Puppet

Learn how to make a simple hand puppet using the papier mache techniques from the activities above.

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Scratch Painting

Use toothpicks or skewers to create a layered work of art.

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Comic of Our Fears

Use this activity developed by artist Anavi Mullick to help you process your feelings and fears.

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Butterfly Window Decoration

Use coffee filters to make a fun decoration for your window.

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