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Aspen Art Museum


Young Makers

The Aspen Art Museum is offering a new after-school workshop for middle school students to develop skills of self-expression, teamwork, and creative art-making techniques using a variety of materials. Participants will work together over several weeks to present an exhibition of their work in the final session. This program is offered at two locations:

Aspen Youth Center:
1. Wednesdays, October 18, and 25, 3–4:30 PM
2. Wednesdays, November 1, 8, 15, and 29, 3–4:30 PM
3. Wednesdays, December 6 and 13, 3–4:30 PM
4. Exhibition Opening Party: Wednesday, December 20, 3–4:30 PM

To register with Aspen Youth Center: 970.544.4130

Basalt Middle School (offered as part of SecondShift Access AfterSchool)
1. Tuesdays, October 10, 17, and 24, 3:30–5 PM
2. Tuesdays, November 7, 14, and 28, 3:30–5 PM
3. Tuesdays, December 5 and 12, 3:30–5 PM
4. Exhibition Opening Party: Tuesday, December 19, 3:30–5 PM

To register with Access AfterSchool: 970-281-5437 or

AAM education programs are made possible by the Questrom Education Fund. Support for Education Workshops is provided by the Melva Bucksbaum and Mary and Patrick Scanlan Education Workshop Fund. Scholarships for AAM Workshops are funded by Cari and Michael J. Sacks.