“Brighten Your Winter – Be Creative!” FAD series



Invitation to participate in FREE Family Art Days at home!

Fun for the whole family-in your home!   The San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA) offers take-home Family Art Packs designed by art instructor, Lana Hickman.

During January and March families can pre-register to pick up packets for each week’s at-home FAD each Saturday from 1:00-3:00 pm for the projects listed below.  Have fun picking out all or any of the classes.

Introducing our “Brighten Your Winter – Be Creative!”  series:

January  30 –  LABYRINTHS:  Drawing and winding your way through mazes.

February 6 –   SPACE-AGE 3D COLLAGES:  An artistic use for recyclables.

February 13 –  MAPMAKING:  Traveling in our imaginations with mixed media.

February 20 – POLAR BEARS AND ICEBERGS:  Creating sculptures with paper.

February 27 – LIVING BIOSPHERE:  Nurturing plants in a contained environment.

March 6  –      DUTCH BOUQUET:  Cutting out and arranging colorful paper flowers.

March 13 –     COFFEE CAN CYLINDER SEAL: Making impressions with a design in relief.

March   20  –   LAVA LAMP: Bringing color to life with light and mixed media.

March 27 –      BUILDING BIRD NESTS: Using play dough and natural materials.  

To register go to:


Supplies are limited, so register early!

All necessary safety precautions will be in place-please wear masks or we can provide ones. SJIMA is located at 540 Spring Street. Lana will be there to greet you and answer questions.

This program is sponsored by Suzy Wakefield, Leonie Griswold, Anonymous and the Community Foundation of San Juan Island.

We would also like to thank Barbara Marrett, Lenore Bayuk and John Stamey, Elan Video and Kings Market for their support.