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Low-Tech Photo Etched Pin or Pendant: Chris Ramsay @ Zarrow »

February 27 at 10:00 am to 05:00 pm

Create a pin or pendant in this one-day workshop where students will learn a simple technique that uses basic photocopy technology to create low-relief imagery onto the surface of metal.

Noon Brown Bag Lunch Lecture @ Zarrow: Chris Ramsay - Meditations in Stillwater »

February 27 at 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm

Join artist Chris Ramsay, Oklahoma State University professor of art, to enjoy his mixed-media works of art composed of found objects that convey his interests in conservation, life cycles and his relationship to nature.

Sunday Draws »

March 01 at 01:00 pm to 02:30 pm

Drawing is the basis for creating all art — the starting point for expressing thoughts and ideas and making them visually concrete. Sunday Draws is for anyone who wants to learn to draw or to learn to draw better and have fun doing it. For adults and children age 8 and up in each skill level.

Blind and Low Vision Tour - Frontier to Foundry »

March 03 at 09:30 am to 10:30 am

Monthly tours for blind and low vision visitors will be offered for "Frontier to Foundry: The Making of Small Bronze Sculpture in the Gilcrease Collection." Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.

Open Studio for Adult Artists @ Zarrow »

March 03 at 04:00 pm to 07:00 pm

Join local artists who are learning to paint, draw or sculpt in these free studio sessions.

Kids Dig Books - Characters of the West »

March 05 at 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Join us as we listen to stories about different characters living in the West and how they made it the colorful place that it is with different people, places and traditions. Afterwards, participants will create works of art inspired by the stories they have just heard. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.

Mini Masters - More Art Parts: Elements in Art »

March 06 at 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Explore elements in art and how their variations help to create unlimited artistic possibilities. Children will learn about line, shape, form, texture, color, value and space as they observe and discuss different works of art in the various galleries of the museum. Afterwards, they will create an art object that relates to what they just studied. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.

From My Point of View - John Ford: Poet in the Desert »

March 06 at 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm

Joseph Malham, author and iconographer, discusses the legendary filmmaker John Ford and the influence of artists like Frederic Remington and others in the Gilcrease collection on his work. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.

First Friday Art Crawl on Brady »

March 06 at 06:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Enjoy the Brady Arts District, and visit exciting new exhibitions each month.

John Ford Film Festival »

March 07 to March 08 - 12:00 pm

In commemoration of the life and work of filmmaker John Ford (1894-1973), the museum will host a two-day festival of four classic movies preceded by a noon-time talk on Friday with author Joseph Malham. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.