Tuesday – Friday, August 5th-8th;10am – Noon all four daysLed by Madison GarstAge: For ages 6 - 9Class Fee: $20 for museum members; $30 for general publicRegistration: Museum reception deskStudents will give multiple pieces of paper a “make-over” by adding color, texture, and designs to them using a variety of materials such as crayons, markers, paint, and of course paper. With the completion of multiple mini masterpieces, students will then create a final masterpiece using the mini ones to…See More
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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Looking for that special gift? Stop by the Blanden Memorial Art Museum. All Pine Needle Baskets and Christmas Brooches are now on sale. These one of a kind items are made by Fort Dodge Artist, Delayne…