Seniors Create!  Lifelong Learning Arts Masterclass

Art and Story: Mixed Media Narrative Art

Professional Teaching Artist:  Veiko Valencia

April 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 2024
Tuesdays & Thursdays
2:30 – 4:00 p.m. at the Boise Art Museum

Ages: 55+

$160 per 8-session workshop for BAM Members (Join today and save!)
$210 per 8-session workshop for non-members

Materials are provided for use during the workshops.

Explore the relationships between text and image and the diversity of stories communicated through visual art.  Work with professional artist Veiko Valencia to create your own narrative artworks.  The exhibitions Silver Linings:  Celebrating the Spelman Art Collection and RYAN! Feddersen:  Coyote Now will provide many inspirational examples.  Experiment with a variety of media including color pencils, ink, watercolor, collage, and acrylic paint, and incorporate your favorite literary works or your own personal writings to create art with a story. Relax and enjoy learning new artistic skills at the Boise Art Museum among peers.

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About Seniors Create! Lifelong Learning Arts Masterclass


  • Learn from professional teaching artists
  • Develop artistic skills
  • View and discuss artworks in BAM’s exhibitions and Permanent Collection
  • Experience the Museum behind-the-scenes
  • Practice techniques that contribute to general well-being, develop patience, reduce anxiety, center mindfulness for mental acuity, dexterity, and overall mental health benefits
  • Celebrate your artistic accomplishments and growth at the end of the workshop

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This program is supported by a grant from E.A. Michelson Philanthropy

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