“I pay a lot of attention to how things are done and the whole activity of building something is interesting.” —Donald Judd
Parents and caregivers with youngsters ages 3–5 have a fun way to find artistic inspiration with
Arty Pants: Your Tuesday Playdate
, the popular Walker Art Center program designed to nurture creativity and engage a child’s mind. Arty Pants programs, presented on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, feature art projects, films, gallery activities, and story readings. Meet other families for a treat at the Gallery 8 Café. The Arty Pants programs in November and December, which explore shapes and forms, are presented from 11 am–
1 pm Tuesdays, November 11 and 25, and December 9 and 23. Activities are free with gallery admission; Walker members and children ages 12 and under always receive free admission.
In November and December, step out of the mold and into a world of shape inspired by Minimalist sculptor Donald Judd. Amplify your toddler’s awareness of form and structure through creative movement with guest artist Sarah Jacobs. Ignite imagination through sculptural art activities, films, stories, movement, and creative play that will unearth your child’s inner artist.