Child smiling in the paint studio

Paint Studio

Hamilton Building, Level 1

All artmaking activities and demonstrations are included in general admission, which is free for members and free for kids age 18 and younger.

Explore how painters use color and light to capture the world around them. You can experiment with watercolors, paint a portrait, or create your own abstract masterpiece.

Children in the paint studio
A family working in the paint studio

Artmaking & Demonstrations

Demonstrations by local artists happen from noon to 3 pm each weekend.

  • 2 paintings from left to right: Dia de Rosa by Shantel Lucero and Love and Mind by  Natie Pacheco
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    Paint Studio Demo Artists Shantel Lucero & Natalie Pacheco

    Las Adelitas (Natalie Pacheco and Shantel Lucero) will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating acrylic painting noon–3 pm October 12-13, 2019. The Paint Studio is included with general admission, which is free for members and youth 18 and under. More

  • Adri Norris
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    Paint Studio Demo Artist Adri Norris

    Adri Norris will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating her Women Behaving Badly series of paintings noon–3 pm September 21-22 and September, 28-29, 2019. The Paint Studio is included with general admission, which is free for members and youth 18 and under. More

  • Caleb Hahne standing in his art studio
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    Paint Studio Demo Artist Caleb Hahne

    Caleb Hahne will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating painting emotion noon–3 pm August 24–25 and August 31–September 1, 2019. The Paint Studio is included with general admission, which is free for members and youth 18 and under. More

  • Quana Madison sitting in front of a wall with the words Paint Studio
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    Paint Studio Demo Artist Quána Madison 

    Quána Madison will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating expressionist painting as a path to well-being, noon–3 pm August 10-11 and August 17-18, 2019. The Paint Studio is included with general admission, which is free for members and youth 18 and under. More

  • photo of the artist holding up one of her works so you can't see her face; the painting is filled with squares painted different colors
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    Paint Studio Demo Artist Lucía Rodríguez

    Lucía Rodríguez will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating painting related to color as light, noon–3 pm July 27-28 and August 3-4, 2019. The Paint Studio is included with general admission, which is free for members and youth 18 and under. More