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The Illustrations of Diane Degroat at Blanden Museum

October 24, 2015 at 11am to December 19, 2015 at 4pm
Illustrations by author Illustrator Diane DeGroatOpen to the Public October 24th, 2015Reception October 24th, 2015, 3pm - 5pmSee More
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Summer Art Camp Classes at Blanden Museum

July 28, 2015 at 10am to July 31, 2015 at 12pm
Summer Art Camp ClassesJuly CLASS FEES:  Members $30 Non-members $35July 28th, 29th & 31th 2015 Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday 10 a.m. – Noon “Drawing, Painting & Sculpting People Fearlessley”* Ages 5-9  Instructor:  Diane O’Hern Description:  Bring your imagination and let’s create moving people and cartoons!Let’s Tell a Story in Art.    Explore the works of Norman Rockwell and paint everyday scenes.Create Active People with clay, painting them with warm and cool colors.  Bring…See More
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Summer Art Camp Classes at Blanden Museum

July 24, 2015 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Summer Art Camp ClassesJuly CLASS FEES:  Members $30 Non-members $35July 24th (Friday) – Paint Day:  Instructor will be available to assist with painting techniques on completed projectsFrom 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.  See More
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Summer Art Camp Classes at Blanden Museum

July 15, 2015 at 10am to July 17, 2015 at 12pm
Summer Art Camp ClassesJuly CLASS FEES:  Members $30 Non-members $35July 15th, 16th & 17th 2015 ***FRIDAY, JULY 24, 2015 WILL BE PAINT DAY! Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 10 a.m. – Noon “CERAMICS – Monsters & More!”* Ages 5-12 Instructor:  Megan Silvey Description:  Create monsters and mysterious creatures out of clay.  See More
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Summer Art Camp Classes at Blanden Museum

July 8, 2015 at 1pm to July 10, 2015 at 3pm
Summer Art Camp ClassesJuly CLASS FEES:  Members $30 Non-members $35July 8th , 9th  & 10th 2015Wednesday, Thursday & Friday1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.“Sharp Art”* Ages 7 - 12  Instructor:  Madison Garst Description: Students will have a fun filled three days learning about and creating stained glass projects including swirly sun catchers, mosaics, and stained glass windows. See More
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Summer Art Camp Classes at Blanden Museum

June 23, 2015 at 10am to June 26, 2015 at 12pm
Summer Art Camp ClassesJune CLASS FEES:  Members $30 Non-members $35June 23rd, 24th & 26th 2015  Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday  10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   “Your Town Your Castle” * Ages 5-9   Instructor:  Diane O’Hern  Description: "Your Town and Castle" Let’s build a pyramid and draw your town!  Let’s mold a castle with imaginary friendsLet’s meet famous Artist Frank Lloyd Wright and Discover Architecture around the World.Come ready to draw, paint, build and sculpt creative artworks.See More
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Summer Art Camp Classes at Blanden Museum

June 17, 2015 at 10am to June 19, 2015 at 12pm
Summer Art Camp ClassesJUNE CLASS FEES:  Members $30 Non-members $35June 17TH, 18TH & 19th 2015 Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 10 a.m. – 12 Noon “Zoo Portraits” * Ages 4-6 (Preschool – Kindergarten)  Instructor:  Madison Garst Description: Students will get to visit the zoo through art by creating portraits of zoo animals using a variety of mediums. Creativity and messiness welcome!See More
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"Blanden Art After School will be held on Tuesday, February 24th starting @ 3pm and ending @ 5pm."
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Art Lecture @ Blanden

Saturday Lecture Series on February 21, 2015 @ 1:00 p.m. by Eric Anderson.  Pass it on!!! See More
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"For all of the tech savvy art enthusiasts out there, the Blanden now has QR (Quick Response Codes) throughout the galleries. QRs are featured on certain pieces of the permanent collection and David Plowden's All Iowa exhibit. Check it out today…"
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"For all of the tech savvy art enthusiasts out there, the Blanden now has QR (Quick Response Codes) throughout the galleries. Check it out!"
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My FD Connection:
Our business has a Fort Dodge location
Hometown:
Fort Dodge
About Me:
The Blanden Memorial Art Museum was built in 1932 as the first permanent art facility in Iowa. Former Mayor of Fort Dodge, (1887-1889) Charles Granger Blanden, generously funded he construction of the museum in memory of his wife Elizabeth Mills Blanden.
The neoclassical building, which is on the national Register of Historic Places, is located in the interesting Oak Hill Historic District of Fort Dodge, housing a superb permanent collection and offering diverse traveling exhibitions, speaker programs, musical performances and extensive children and adult workshops.
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Art Lecture @ Blanden

Posted on February 20, 2015 at 12:08pm 0 Comments

Saturday Lecture Series on February 21, 2015 @ 1:00 p.m. by Eric Anderson.  Pass it on!!! 

Blandens' Tuesday Art After School Cancelled

Posted on February 12, 2015 at 12:43pm 0 Comments

Tuesdays' AAS held on February 17th, 2015

Art After School at the Blanden has been cancelled.

We would appreciate it if you could pass this information on to  friends you might know who planned to attend but, are not on our  email list.

This announcement will be posted on other websites in the Fort  Dodge area.

 Thank you for your continued support of the arts here at the  Blanden.

Blandens' Saturday Art Lecture Cancelled

Posted on February 12, 2015 at 11:51am 0 Comments

Sorry, but we had to cancel the Art Lecture scheduled for this Saturday, February 14, 2015.  Please share this information with your friends.  We do not have contact information for those who might be interested.

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Blanden Cancelled Saturday 1/24/2015 Kids Class & Saturday Art History Lecture Series

Posted on January 23, 2015 at 12:23pm 0 Comments

Due to electrical issues, Kids Class and Art History Lecture Series scheduled for Saturday, January 24, 2015 have been cancelled.  The Class and Lecture will be rescheduled at a later date.

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At 1:44pm on November 18, 2010, Bill Grady said…
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