Create with O’Keeffe: Slice of Life

  • Thursday, March 28
  • 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM MT
  • MAIN LIBRARY | 145 WASHINGTON AVE, SANTA FE, NM, 87501

Learn how to look closely at nature and draw your own tree trunk slice!

How do we know the age of a tree? By counting its rings, of course! Join experienced artist Christina Kortz at Main Branch Library to create your own tree slice! By drawing circles within circles, kids and families can learn about how to count the rings of a tree while also flexing their creative muscles.

Christina Kortz has been with the O’Keeffe Museum since the year 2000. She began as an Education Coordinator and Family Programs Manager and now works as a Museum Educator and Gallery Guide. Christina is an experienced arts educator, illustrator, fashion stylist, and dancer. 

For more information, please contact learning@okeeffemuseum.org.

Upcoming Events

View from above of a painting of an animal pelvis bone and thigh bone on black strips. The paintings seem inspired from O'Keeffe's paintings of bones. The canvas rests on a wooden surface and surrounding it are art supplies including brushes, paints, oil thinner and a palette knife.

Event Classes

Online Class: Earth Tones and Bones in Oil Part II

Online

Wednesday, April 24

5:00pm

Photograph of a table with art supplies and small leaves and flowers. Two people are sitting on the edges of the tables their hands visible in the photograph. They use their fingers and tools to press little flowers and leaves into paper.

Event Community Events

Create with O’Keeffe: Tree Trunk Magnets

MAIN LIBRARY | 145 WASHINGTON AVE, SANTA FE, NM, 87501

Thursday, April 25

3:30pm

Small horizontal watercolor of windmills, two of which are situated on the right. The darker one in the foreground has a water tower beneath it. The second windmill on the right is much lighter and smaller in the background. On the left is the silhouette of another windmill in the distance with the suggestion of buildings behind it. All on a yellow ground with large cumulus cloud in the middle left.

Event Classes

In-Person Class: Studio Still-Life Composition in Ink

217 Johnson St, Santa Fe, NM 87501

Saturday, April 27

11:00am