Digital Resources

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!

Families

Harlequin Puppet

Harlequin Puppet

Use cutting and gluing skills to make a stick puppet!

Friendly Monsters

Friendly Monsters

Use drawing and tool manipulation skills to paint your own friendly monster!

1st – 3rd Grade

Rad Robot Puppet

Rad Robot Puppet

Learning to create stability and movement with inanimate objects.

Playful Paper Weaving

Playful Paper Weaving

Use construction paper to explore color and pattern by weaving various compositions.

Recycle Robots

Recycle Robots

Create a robot sculpture using repurposed materials you have around the house!

4th – 6th Grade

Creative Costume Design

Creative Costume Design

explore the foundations of fashion design through exercises in shape, line, color, pattern and texture.

Surrealist Scene

Surrealist Scene

create a dream-like world filled with unusual creatures and other imaginary elements

Recycle Robots

Recycle Robots

Create a robot sculpture using repurposed materials you have around the house!

7th – 12th Grade

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YA & Adults

Blissful Hours

Blissful Hours

Samuel Richards (American, 1853-1893)                                                     

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