Family Open Studios are free art-making workshops designed for the whole family's participation. They are presented in conjunction with exhibitions at the William D. Cannon Art Gallery and allow visitors to:
View the current exhibition in the gallery
Create works of art in the courtyard (suited for all age levels)
Benefit from professional artists/instructor assistance
Take the finished project home
When: Saturdays (see schedule below) 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. No reservations required.
Where: Carlsbad City Library complex
Cost: Free, all materials and workspace are provided.
Family Open Studios are presented by the City of Carlsbad’s Cultural Arts Office and are generously funded by the Carlsbad Friends of the Arts. The “Plus” programs are made possible by the Carlsbad Library and Arts Foundation’s Robert H. Gartner Cultural Endowment Fund. “Plus” performing arts programs take place in the Schulman Auditorium at 11:45 a.m. and again at 1:15 p.m.