Looking for projects or resources to make and use at home? Welcome to our new Digital Resources page!
The Dayton Art Institute’s growing Learning Library Online offers art-making lessons, projects and educational materials for learners of all ages. Connect with your museum through art experiences you can do at home … or anywhere! Click a project to learn more and to download lessons. Check here often for updates and new lessons.
Special Resource: Women Artists in the DAI Collection
In honor of Women’s History Month, the Dayton Art Institute recognizes and celebrates the contributions of women artists. Click Here to learn about selected artists from our collection!
Create a 3-D bird with watercolor-resist techniques!
Create a smush painting of a leaf!
Create a landscape using torn paper!
Make an upcycled artwork with found objects!
Make a robot from found objects!
Make a torn paper seascape!
1st – 3rd Grade
Create a mixed-media collage!
Paul Manship (American, 1885-1966)
Create an oil pastel drawing to celebrate International Day of Peace!
Create a print utilizing ancient Greek designs!
Artist unidentified (China, Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644)
Sir Joshua Reynolds (English, 1726-1792)
4th – 6th Grade
Create an abstract sculpture!
Create colorful portraits!
Create a work of 3D art!
Create an African-inspired mask!
Paint an abstract landscape!
Design a playful diorama!
7th – 12th Grade
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