Spring Break in the ARTSpace
Tuesday, March 31-Friday, April 3
During Marion County Public School spring break, the Appleton’s ARTSpace will be open daily from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. to look, explore and create with your children!
Please note: The Appleton is closed on Monday, March 30, the first day of Spring Break.
Visits to the Appleton and activities in the ARTSpace are free for children and members; adult nonmembers pay regular museum admission.
Appleton Store Artist Spotlight
R. Gregory Christie
R. Gregory Christie currently works as an illustrator and owns Gas Art Gifts, an autographed children's bookstore and open art studio in Decatur, Georgia. He is the designer of the 2013 Kwanzaa Forever stamp for the United States Post Ofice, a two time recipient of the New York Times 10 Best Illustrated Children's Books of the Year Award, winner of the Boston Globe's Horn Book Award, The NAACP's Image Award, Once Upon a World Children's Book Award from the Museum of Tolerance and three time winner of the Coretta Scott King Honor Award in Illustration.
Christie is the The Appleton Store’s artist spotlight for the month of February. For more information, click here.
Become a member of the studio
The Studio is the Appleton Museum of Art’s energetic group of young professionals, artists, and art enthusiasts who have a passion for art, culture, and design. The Appleton offers The Studio members unique and interactive programming, specifically designed for ages 21-39.
This year, join The Studio for trips to other museums, art workshops - and to just have a great time! To learn more about The Studio, upcoming events and the benefits of becoming a member, click here.