Keep your brain and body in shape with hands-on workshops and classes at the Bowers. These workshops build your skills and give you the opportunity to experience making and exploring the themes and arts related to the Bowers collection and exhibitions.

Anne's Treasures: Painting with Cochineal Dyes
Anne's Treasures: Painting with Cochineal Dyes

February 27, 2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Learn how to utilize pigments from cochineal insects, which have supplied natural dyes for art, textiles, food and cosmetics for...

Anne's Treasures: Crazy Quilts
Anne's Treasures: Crazy Quilts

March 12, 2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Create a crazy quilt with our no-sew interpretation of this traditional African American and Victorian Folk Art.  10 AM - 12 PM | John...

Anne's Treasures: Marmotinto
Anne's Treasures: Marmotinto

March 26, 2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Make a beautiful painting using wet colored sand with a technique created in the Victorian era. 10 AM - 12 PM | Location: John M. Lee...

Anne's Treasures: Collage Art
Anne's Treasures: Collage Art

April 9, 2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Make a masterpiece using scrap pieces of paper, cloth and photos. Bring materials from home to add to those we are supplying for a...

Anne's Treasures: Flower Pounding
Anne's Treasures: Flower Pounding

April 23, 2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Enjoy the fragrance released as you pound and paint with flowers and leaves! Location: John M. Lee CourtTicketed Event: Free for...