Family Art Workshops

A banner for Family Art Workshops at WheatonArts with Pamela Weichmann. Two images, left to right: A pair of hands press a colorful top hat down onto the carboard portrait. To the right, a marble covered in paint sits on a piece of paper painted with the colorful tracks of the marble.

Have fun creating & learning from home with our Family Art Workshop Collection! 

With over 50 video tutorials to choose from, creating & learning from home is easy with our Family Art Workshop collection featuring Pamela Weichmann! Great for all skill levels & ages, each tutorial has engaging discussion questions & links for further learning.

New videos are added on the first & third Tuesday of every month. Be sure to check back for more fun ideas to try at home! Click the “read more” link under each video for step-by-step directions & material needs.

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Thank you to our sponsor, PNC Arts Alive!, for helping to make these video tutorials possible!
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Meet Pamela

Meet Pamela

Pamela Weichmann is a ceramic artist, arts administrator, and educator. You may have met her running the family activities on-site at WheatonArts! She received her Bachelor of Fine Art at Rowan University and her Master of Science at Drexel University. Her favorite thing about teaching & creating art is the challenge it presents to find new approaches to understanding & interpreting the world around us.

Clamshell Mosaics

Turn one of your favorite shore time activities into a fun home decor project by creating a mosaic using your

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Candy Fusing & Slumping

It is time to get imaginative and melt some hard candy into a bowl. Yes, you read that right, a

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Kids ECO Camp: Butterfly Symmetry Painting

Experience the art principle of symmetrical balance while making colorful paintings of butterflies! We will walk you through the steps

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Kids ECO Camp: Butterfly Collages

Join us as we use the technique of collage to create three styles of torn paper butterfly collages! Learn how

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Kids ECO Camp: Woven Newspaper Basket

Give your old newspapers a new and fulfilling life by turning them into a beautiful basket! Use this video tutorial

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Leaf Prints

Explore the nature around you with creative leaf prints! Learn about the different types of leaves produced in nature while

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Nature Suncatcher

Noticing all the flowers blooming around your house or on your nature walks? Capture their beauty by creating a nature

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T-shirt Tote Bag

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! We think of this when it comes to everyday trash, but what about old clothes? Transform your

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String Art Monogram

String art is an inexpensive and easy way to express your creativity. Create personalized home decor and have fun while

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Our Family Art Workshop videos are brought to you free of charge. WheatonArts is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization with a mission to engage artists and audiences in an evolving exploration of creativity. Please help us in continuing to provide low cost, quality programming for our full community by making a donation today. Thank you for your support! 

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