Museum on the Move

Free Art Activities at the Library for Kids & Teens

Saturday: 3:00PM - 5:00PM  |  Friday: 4:00PM - 6:00PM


1102 - 7th Street  |  Wasco, CA 93280  |  661-758-2114


Bakersfield Museum of Art's Museum on the Move program provides an interactive museum-quality arts experience to the community. During each session, students will participate in an art project with a discussion about the medium and relevant historical artists. At the end of each session, a drawing will be held awarding one class participant with a family membership (one year) to BMoA to further their art appreciation and education for themselves and their entire family.

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Free Summer Kick-Off Event

Saturday June 2, 2018
3:00PM - 5:00PM

Join us for our FREE Museum on the Move Summer Kick-Off Event! Create your own art masterpiece with a lesson in colorful chalk pastels, then get your face painted and browse the library for your favorite books in style!

Spring Schedule
January – May 2018

Sat, Jan 6
Graphite and Marker Patterns

Fri, Jan 19
The Art of Paper Quilling

Sat, Feb 3
Stamp Art

Fri, Feb 16
Oil Pastels

Sat, Mar 3
Painting with Sponges

Fri, Mar 16
Easter Bunny Craft making

Sat, Apr 7
Watercolor Art

Fri, Apr 20
Mixed Media

Sat, May 5
Combining Watercolor with Oil Pastels

Fri, May 18
Notan Art


Summer Schedule
June – August 2018

Sat, Jun 2
Chalk Pastels

Fri, Jun 8
Storytelling through Comic Strip

Fri, Jun 15
Construction Paper Mosaic

Fri, Jun 22
Character Design

Fri, Jun 29
Text in Art

Sat, Jul 7
Scratchboard Art

Fri, Jul 13
Stamping (Beach Theme)

Fri, Jul 20
Dotting Art

Fri, Jul 27
Hand Tracing with Patterns

Fall/Winter Schedule
August – December 2018

Sat, Aug 4
Still Life with Fruit

Fri, Aug 17
Exquisite Corpse – Combining Animals

Sat, Sep 1
Construction Paper Mosaic – Fall Edition

Fri, Sep 14
Clay – favorite food

Sat, Oct 6
Oil Pastels – Pumpkin Fun

Fri, Oct 19
Make your own Mask

Sat, Nov 3
Self Portraits

Fri, Nov 16
Paper Plate Turkey Creation

Sat, Dec 1
Paper Weaving Craft

Fri, Dec 14
Splatter Painting

Fri, Dec 21
Children Crafting Snowflakes

Museum on the Move is made possible by:

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