Spring Family Art Days   April 6-June 1, 2019

1:00 -5:00  pm most Saturdays
Free for children 12 and under and parents and families.
Donations to cover materials and costs are appreciated.

Join the art of discovery at SJIMA where there is always something new! 

And that includes Spring 2019 FAD continuing the year-long family fun where everyone learns and creates. You take your art home that day.

FADs are sponsored by Suzy Wakefield and the Community Foundation of San Juan Island.


06 –  Paint a townscape of Friday Harbor –include those you’d like to see! Acrylic painting on plywood.

13 –  Work on building a 3-D house. Explore igloos, huts, pueblos, and long houses. 3-D poster board construction.

20 –  Help children in need! Make original cards and small 3-D items to sell. Graphic design. 

27 –  Trash to treasure never looked so good! Build artful things out of recyclable items.


11 –  Be a friend of the San Juan Islands and its native species-tell your own wild plant and animal story.

18 –  Ferries and airplanes. Larger -scale collective work. Acrylic on canvas. 25th

25 –  Create an inventive Family Tree-design your own crest and motto. Multi-media utilizing collage & scrapbooking techniques.


01 –  The World Tree. See where we fit and how we can be good stewards. 3-D work in metallic poster, wood & plastic.

Classes are help upstairs at SJIMA in the workshop space.
Supporters include King’s Market, Nana’s Holiday House, Mystical Mermaid and Jeanine Earnhart.
Summer ideas will include marine life of the Salish Sea and ecological concerns of local and global nature.