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909 South Schumaker Drive
Salisbury, MD 21804
410.742.4988

Museum Hours

Mon - Sat: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sun: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Drop-In Art Saturdays

Join museum educators in the museum's lobby from 10 a.m. to Noon on the 3rd Saturday of each month for this new family art program that is fun for all ages.  Your family can drop-in, make and take fun art creations home with you. All children should be accompanied by an adult. Crafts available while supplies last.

UPCOMING DROP IN ART PROJECTS

July - Birdfeeders (Part of our Backyard & Birds Crafter Series)
 

August - Chicken Craft at the County Fair
September - Recyclable Art
October - To Be Announced
November - To Be Announced
December - To Be Announced

 Drop In Art Projects
The Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, Salisbury MD (map)

Join guest artist Bill Belote and paint a mourning dove silhoutte. Kids who participate and paint a silhouette can enter it into the Youth Division at the Ward Museum's World Championship Carving Competition in April. All children should be accompanied by an adult. Crafts available while supplies last.

The Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, Salisbury MD (map)

Join Chincoteague watercolor artist Irene Volke for September's Drop in Art project, where she will teach attendees how to paint nature related watercolor pictures. All children should be accompanied by an adult. Crafts available while supplies last.

The Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, Salisbury MD (map)

Sculpture Creation and Sketching with Michael Auger. Join the Ward Museum and guest artist Michael Auger to sketch your own bird, and then bring your sketch to life by building a sculpture out of natural materials.

The Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, Salisbury MD (map)
For our July Drop in Art project join local mixed media artist, Barbara Kopf Israel will lead this session on the popular and interesting genre of art known as Artist Books. By using one sheet of paper, making a few folds and one cut, adults and children of all ages will create an X book. Then by using a variety of materials they will decorate the pages focusing on nature. The book also has a secret "hiding place" which children will enjoy. Participants are encouraged to bring in printed photos,...
June’s Drop in Art is Toad Abodes. There are more than 21 species of toad in North America, and a single toad can eat more than 10,000 pesky bugs over the course of a summer. The best way to attract a toad to your garden is by giving them a home! We will be painting clay terra cotta pots and using the saucers as a water dish for our toads. We will have limited pots available on a first come, first serve basis. Artists are welcome to bring their own terra cotta pots to paint. We recommend between...

Percussion Shakers: Our Drop In Art project for April will be percussion shakers with local artist Ted Nichols. Make a shaker from recycled materials and learn about percussion instruments.

The Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, Salisbury MD (map)

Our Drop In Art project for April will be sumi-e painting with local artist Barbara Schmitz. Learn how the art of less can sometimes produce some of the most beautiful pieces.

Our Drop In Art project for March will be a Laughing Gull Youth Silhouette with guest artist Bill Belote. This gull can be entered in World Championship Carving Competition's Youth Division at the World Championship Carving Competition.

Drop In Art Saturdays at the Ward Museum are supported by a grant from the Susan K. Black Foundation.