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Kids Dig Books - Imagine Yourself »

October 02 at 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Join us as we listen to stories about children who use their imaginations to create characters and environments from a world full of inspiration. Afterwards, participants will create works of art based on their flights of fancy. Free with museum admission.

Mini Masters - Art Parts: The Building Blocks of Art »

October 03 at 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Explore the basic building blocks of art and how their variations help to create unlimited artistic possibilities. Participants 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 with museum admission.

From My Point of View - Oral Tradition in Story and Song »

October 03 at 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm

Teresa Reed, Ph.D., associate dean and professor of music at The University of Tulsa, will discuss oral tradition – the practice of transmitting knowledge from one generation to the next through storytelling, chanting, singing, word games, and other spoken or verbal rituals. Free with museum admission.

First Friday Art Crawl on Brady »

October 03 at 06:00 pm to 09:00 pm

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

Sunday Draws »

October 05 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.

Exhibition Lecture - Preserving the Indian Soul: The Artistic Vision of Edwin W. Deming »

October 05 at 01:30 pm to 02:30 pm

Mark Dolph, educator and Gilcrease Coordinator of Volunteer Services, will discuss the paintings of Edwin Deming on display from the museum's permanent collection. Free with museum admission.

Drop-In Family Art Day @ Zarrow »

October 05 at 02:30 pm to 04:30 pm

Enjoy live music and fun art activities for children during the free outdoor concert series, Tulsa Roots Rocks the Green.

Open Studio for Adult Artists @ Zarrow »

October 07 at 04:00 pm to 07:00 pm

Join local artists who are learning to paint, draw or sculpt in these free studio sessions facilitated by our consulting artist Louise Higgs.

Mini Masters - Art Parts: The Building Blocks of Art »

October 09 at 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Explore the basic building blocks of art and how their variations help to create unlimited artistic possibilities. Participants 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 with museum admission.

Museum Babies I »

October 09 at 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Museum Babies I is especially designed to nurture the needs of both parent and infant. Free with museum admission.