GRAM Studio

GRAM Studio | Look. Discover. Create.

There are many ways to see and interpret the world. GRAM’s drop-in programs, workshops, and courses in GRAM Studio celebrate multiple perspectives, allowing learners of all ages to engage with original works of art and participate in creative, hands-on learning experiences. Develop new skills and techniques to observe and understand art and the world around you! At GRAM Studio, we introduce processes and possibilities and facilitate your creativity. What you create will be as unique as you are.

View the scheduled programs below.

Contact Us
We look forward to hearing from you.
Education Center: 616.831.2927 | gramstudio@artmuseumgr.org

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Mini Museum

Drop-In Studio: Mini Museums
Saturdays in May, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Play curator of your own mini museum. Build tiny gallery walls and furniture and choose images to collage and display.

Drop-in Studio: Flip Books
Saturdays in June, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Drop in to GRAM Studio to create a simple animation that is sure to amaze.

Pinwheels

Festival of the Arts: Wind Power!
June 3, 2017, 1:00 PM-6:00 PM

Harness the power of wind during Festival of the Arts!

Festival of the Arts: Wind Power!
June 4, 2017, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Harness the power of wind during Festival of the Arts!

Women on tour

Docent Recruitment
June 6, 2017, 2:00 PM-3:30 PM

Do you want to deepen your engagement with GRAM? Come to our docent recruitment event and learn how to join one of the best groups in town!

Creative Mini Golf: Build a Game Together
June 18, 2017, 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

This Father’s Day, come build your own creative mini-golf game with upcycled materials!

Happy Campers!

Artful Discoveries & Adventures
June 19, 2017 – June 30, 2017, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM

June 19-23, 2017, 9 am – noon: ages 4-6, grades K-1
June 26-30, 2017, 9 am – noon: ages 7-9, grades 2-4

Adult Workshop: Figure Drawing
June 24, 2017, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Draw inspiration from figurative art at GRAM, then sketch from a live model.

Drop-In Studio: Tattoo Designer
Saturdays in July, 1-4 pm, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Discover Leo Zulueta’s tribal designs, then plan a tattoo of your own.

drawing machine

Creativity Uncorked: Machines That Draw
July 7, 2017, 6:45 PM-9:00 PM

Explore the zany creations of Rube Goldberg, then use simple machines that scribble and scrawl to make unique drawings.

Happy Campers!

Mixed Media Mania
July 10, 2017 – July 21, 2017, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM

July 10-14, 2017, 9 am – noon: ages 4-6, grades K-1
July 17-21, 2017, 9 am – noon: ages 7-9, grades 2-4

Happy Campers!

Colorful Compositions
July 24, 2017 – July 28, 2017, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM

July 24-28, 2017, 9 am – noon: ages 10-13, grades 5-8

Happy Campers!

Creative Cartoons
July 24, 2017 – July 28, 2017, 2:00 PM-5:00 PM

July 24-28, 2017, 2 – 5 pm: ages 14-17, grades 9-12

Drop-In Studio: Reclaimed Sketchbooks
Saturdays in August, 1-4 pm, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Drop in to GRAM Studio to make a custom sketchbook.

Parent & Child Workshop: Zoetropes
August 12, 2017, 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Get creative with your child, and make a spinning animation.

Pods

Drop-in Studio: Glow Your Own Way
Saturdays, September 2, 9, and 16, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Drop in to GRAM Studio to create your own iridescent sculpture.

Making art

Drop-in Studio: ArtPrize Saturdays
Saturdays during ArtPrize, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Drop in to GRAM Studio on your Saturday visit to ArtPrize.

Making art

Drop-in Studio: ArtPrize Sundays
Sundays during ArtPrize, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Drop in to GRAM Studio on your Sunday visit to ArtPrize