Explore Art. Be Creative.
Get art-smart while letting your inner-artist emerge through Inner-Artist Workshops. Have fun while gaining special insight into art on view through in-gallery experiences and creating your own art in hands-on art-making sessions. A team of curators, Artizens, docents, guest teaching-artists, and Freer|Sackler educators lead each unique program crafted exclusively to investigate various aspects of Freer|Sackler collections and exhibitions. This series is part of the Freer|Sackler Young and Visionary initiative.
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"I think it was a perfect pairing. It helped me contemplate the actual exhibit."
"I will be back … today’s experience leaves me wanting more."
"Great mix of content and doing/creating."
"Opened my eyes to something new."
"Art in action."
"A refreshing way to spend the afternoon."
"It puts work into context. Always helpful to try your hand at art you appreciate."
"I have a deeper understanding of how to look at the Freer art."
"I found out that I am an artist, too."
"Such creative experiences are always very inspiring."
"Great instructors! Lots of fun to play with the clay and then learn more from the exhibit."
"I was surprised by how creative I could be!"
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"Fun, low pressure, creative."
"Tour, staff, and materials were excellent."
"It greatly enhanced my enjoyment of the ‘S-Curve’ sculpture and of Asian art in general."
"Your workshop transformed all my perceptions."
"A whole new world of wonderment opened before my friend and me."
"What a truly sensual S indeed! Thank you so much for an astounding and eye-opening experience."
"Very good instructor, examples, and free time to practice and learn."
"I have a greater appreciation for the works in the Yellow Mountain exhibit now that I’ve tried my hand at landscape painting."
"Gained more appreciation for Chinese landscape painting, which is easy to walk by in galleries."
"I learned enough to have some added appreciation of the painting."
"I learned the appreciation of Chinese landscape art by doing it!"
"It was worth the 2-hour drive. Thank you!"
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