Tuesdays for Tots
Stop by the studios anytime between 10 am - 12 pm to participate!
Art adventures abound as toddlers take over Cheekwood every Tuesday morning! Stop by our studio in the Learning Center to craft an original artwork with your tot. Drop-in activities change weekly so that your budding young artist will be introduced to the wide world of art. Tuesdays for Tots is sure to be a memory-making routine for you and your toddler, so make plans to attend a class today!
Don’t forget to bring your imagination and dress for mess!
*NEW* Museum Minute!
Beginning in March, Cheekwood will create a comfortable setting in the Museum of Art galleries where our young artists will explore art through toddler appropriate stories, songs, and interactive lessons! Join us the first Tuesday of every month at 10:30 am and 11:00 am. The location may change each month, so check with the Museum Host at the 1st floor entrance for more information that day. Guardians must stay with children at all times.
September 2 Flower Power!
Enjoy the last week of Cheekwood’s exhibition, Andy Warhol’s Flowers, and create your own pop-inspired masterpiece.
September 9 Tweet, Tweet!
Get ready to roll your sleeves up and get your hands messy! Join us for a bird’s nest art project.
September 16 “Fall” in Love with Painting
There is a lot to love this fall at Cheekwood! Dress for mess and come to the studios to make a heart-felt project for someone you love.
September 23 HARVEST Time!
Learn about upcoming fall events at Cheekwood and create your own harvest-inspired art project!
September 30 Crafty ‘Crow
Create your own scarecrow book in the studios, then venture out into the gardens to see the scarecrows in the garden!
October 7 Pumpkin Patch
Be inspired by Cheekwood’s pumpkin patch before stopping by the studio to create your own unique pumpkin!
October 14 Edmondson and Friends
Enjoy Cheekwood’s exhibition, Edmondson and Friends, and create your own sculpture!
October 21 A Colorful Celebration!
In honor of All Saints Day coming up and the 15th annual Día de los Muertos festival at Cheekwood, drop by the studios to make a colorful creation!
November 4 Harvest Moon
Join us in the studio to play with shadows, shapes and silhouettes. We will be making a pop-up paper art project!
November 11 Music City Craft
Today we focus on another art form that directly inspires visual art…MUSIC! Stop by the studios to decorate your music-inspired art project!
November 18 Friends Forever
Learn about famous artist collaborations and friendships, while creating your own dynamic mixed-media piece in the studios. Be sure to check out the Edmondson and Friends exhibition in the Museum of Art!
November 25 THANKSgiving
Let us give THANKS this year! Come by the studios to make a wonderful Thanksgiving masterpiece.
December 2 Holiday at Cheekwood
Time to deck the halls and trim the tree! Be inspired by the trees in the Museum of Art, then stop by the studios to make your own holiday craft!
December 9 Holiday Treats!
Join us in the studios to create your favorite holiday treat using unique art supplies!
December 16 Outstanding Ornaments
Be inspired by the many beautiful ornaments in the Museum before making one to take home.
December 23 Give a Gift!
Look at all the beautiful presents under the trees in Museum of Art. Enjoy decorating your own package for your thoughtful gifts this year!
December 30 Ring in the New Year
We’re counting down soon, but first stop by the studio to make your 2015 gear to wear when the ball drops!