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.

  • colorful geometric painting by Andrew Huffman
    Blog: Artist Interview

    Paint Studio Demo Artist Andrew Huffman

    Andrew Huffman will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating modulated: hard-line bbstraction noon–3 pm on January 18-19, 2020. The Paint Studio is included with general admission, which is free for members and youth 18 and under. More

  • Sierra Montoya Barela in front of one of her artworks
    Blog: Artist Interview

    Paint Studio Demo Artist Sierra Montoya Barela

    Sierra Montoya Barela will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating still lifes and self-portraits noon–3 pm on December 28-29, 2019, and January 4-5, 2020. The Paint Studio is included with general admission, which is free for members and youth 18 and under. More

  • Still image from video of Brady Smith speaking in the Paint Studio
    Blog: Behind the Scenes

    How to Be More Creative

    We asked three Denver-based artists their advice for how people can be more creative. Check out their tips and then visit the Paint Studio (open seven days a week) to experiment with paint or see a weekend artist demonstration. More

  • A still life by Brady Smith
    Blog: Artist Interview

    Paint Studio Demo Artist Brady Smith

    Brady Smith will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating acrylic still life painting noon–3 pm on December 21-22, 2019. The Paint Studio is included with general admission, which is free for members and youth 18 and under. More

  • Camila Galofre painting in her studio
    Blog: Artist Interview

    Paint Studio Demo Artist Cami Galofre

    Cami Galofre will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating abstract landscape painting and color fields noon–3 pm on December 14-15, 2019. The Paint Studio is included with general admission, which is free for members and youth 18 and under. More

  • photo of Elisa Gomez working in studio
    Blog: Artist Interview

    Paint Studio Demo Artist Elisa Gomez

    Elisa Gomez will be in the Paint Studio demonstrating gestural abstraction noon–3 pm on December 7-8, 2019. The Paint Studio is included with general admission, which is free for members and youth 18 and under. More

  • Assorted brushes loaded with different colors of paint
    Event: Artists & Studios

    Paint Studio and Weekend Artist Demonstrations

    Saturday, June 1, 2019Sunday, September 6, 2020.

    Experiment with watercolors, paint a portrait, or create your own abstract masterpiece. On the weekends from noon to 3 pm see demonstrations by local artists. More