Select CC for closed captioning. Experience the art of the American South with the O from home! Every other Thursday at 2 p.m., visit the O Blog for a pre-recorded “Ogden Kids Art Break” inspired by a work of Southern art. Use everyday household items to create your own masterpiece! This online video series is… Read More about Ogden Kids Art Break Inspired by Artist Minnie Evans
Español abajo Explore texture and wrapping in this O-riginal Art Activity inspired by Sharon Kopriva. Sharon Kopriva, a Texas native, who currently works in Houston, Texas and Hope, Idaho. Sharon combines two-and three dimensional media with fusions of papier-mâché and found objects. Her career has taken her through investigations of pre-Colombian cultures in Peru, examinations… Read More about O-riginal Art Activities: Wrapped Sculpture Inspired by Sharon Kopriva
Take a look at some of our Docents’ favorite works of art from our permanent collection! This blog post is the second in a series looking at some of our Ogden Museum Docents’ favorite pieces. Ogden Museum Docent, Elizabeth Larose, chose to share this work by Welmon Sharlhone. Is it a map to hidden treasure? Could… Read More about Docent Permanent Collection Pick Ogden Museum Docent, Elizabeth Larose, Explores the work of Welmon Sharlhorne
On December 15, 1928, Noel Rockmore was born into a world of art. Born from two prolific artists, Gladys Rockmore Davis and Floyd Davis, Noel was a child drawn to musical performance. An early case of polio crippled him, so the young boy learned to paint. From that point on he painted. He attended the… Read More about April Collection Highlight Exploring the Work of Noel Rockmore
Español abajo Students will create an elongated painting or drawing of a river and outdoor scenes from their lives that are fond memories or bring them joy. Students will practice making artistic choices relating to orientation of the image, color choices for the background and foreground, learning and using stacked perspective and incorporating narratives into… Read More about Ogden Museum Online Lessons For the Classroom: Flowing River | Clementine Hunter
Mother’s Day is right around the corner on Sunday, May 10! Show your support for local artists by purchasing a gift from one of our Museum Store’s virtual pop-ups. Mom will love these handmade items! All items are shipped directly from the artists. Handmade Dishes and Décor by Laura Scariano of NOLA Bon Vivant Hand-Dyed Nature… Read More about Mother’s Day Gift Guide Shop the South Online!