Hands-On Artmaking at Southside Public Library: Abstract Self-Portraits!

  • Thursday, October 19
  • 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM MT
  • Santa Fe Public Library: Southside Branch: 6599 Jaguar Dr, Santa Fe, NM

Join us at the Santa Fe Public Library for free hands-on artmaking! This month, create your very own abstract self-portrait.

Join us at the Santa Fe Public Library Southside Branch to create your very own abstract self-portrait using cut-out paper! This hands-on art activity will be led by Georgia O’Keeffe Museum Educator and professional artist Christina Kortz.

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.


The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum is proud to partner with Santa Fe Public Libraries for monthly hands-on artmaking, as well as Family Fun Day, occurring on the second Sunday of every month on the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum campus.   

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