Museum
TEEN STUDIO
Saturday programs designed just for teens (13-18)!
Each month, explore a new theme, see and touch museum objects, and make something to take home. 

Select Saturdays, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
 
Ages 13-18
Museum admission (free for members) + $5 materials fee per session.
Advanced registration required. Space is limited.
Note: Teen Studio will be cancelled if there are fewer than 3 registrants. 

Connect with art, science, and culture.

Examine objects and specimens.

Make cool stuff.
Meet people and discover new ideas and skills.

 
Join us for one Teen Studio or sign up for all of them! 
 
These programs are designed just for teens. Parents/guardians must sign a registration form allowing participation. Teens will be with an educator in the Creativity Lab and/or galleries. Adults may drop off teens or visit other parts of the museum during program time. 

Spring 2018

Download our spring 2018 Teen Studio flyer!

Upcoming Teen Studios

February 24th: Whales
See whale specimens and whalebone art. Get inspired by Rockwell Kent, illustrator of Moby Dick. Create your own whale-themed artwork!

Click here to register for Teen Studio: Whales.

March 31: Butterflies
Discover how one Fairbanksan collected more than 83,000 butterflies. Examine specimens, learn about local species, and mount butterflies.

Click here to register for Teen Studio: Butterflies.

April 28: Stories
Explore how stories are told through pictures, from ancient rock art to modern videos. Put together a visual story.

Click here to register for Teen Studio: Stories.


 
Past Teen Studios

Fashion (December 2017): Design your own stencils to make one-of-a-kind fashion statements.

Dinos & Fossils (November 2017):  Create your own fossil molds and casts.
Skulls (October 2017): Learn to identify animal skulls and practice scientific illustration techniques.
Bears (September 2017): Join us for a bear themed printmaking studio, and explore the Polar Passion exhibit.

Film & Photography (March 2017): Try light painting and explore the world of film and photography.
Moose (February 2017): Learn how people use moose products, and bead your own design.
Trees (December 2016): Discover the beauty and biology of wood. Make your own wooden coasters.
Alaska Art (November 2016): Discuss art in the galleries, and create your own printmaking art.
Bones (October 2016): Explore how researchers study bones. Make casts of dinosaur bones.


 

 
 
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