Piedmont Arts          

Family Days

Encaustic Art Family Day
Saturday, August 17, 2019
11 am – 1 pm

Sponsored by Carter Bank & Trust



Inspired by the museum's current exhibits, which feature encaustic (pigmented hot wax) artwork, kids can create encaustic paintings, sun prints and marble paintings using shaving cream. Enjoy free self-guided tours of the exhibits, including a scavenger hunt through the galleries.

Complimentary snacks will be provided. All ages are welcome.

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FLASHPOINTS : Material : Intent : Fused
On display August 3 – October 5, 2019

Parts2 | Ed Dolinger
On display August 3 – October 5, 2019

Life, Love, Art: Works from the Collection of Judy and John Matthews
On display August 3 – October 5, 2019

African American Read-In and Family Day
Saturday, February 22, 2020
11 am – 1 pm
Piedmont Arts

Sponsored by Carter Bank & Trust



Danville-based storyteller Fred Motley will perform at 11:30 am and 12:15 pm. A modern-day griot, Motley has traveled to festivals and other venues to teach African-American history, music and dance for over 30 years. His performances will include classic folktales, songs and stories from around the world. Community members will also read excerpts from books, stories and poems by their favorite African American authors.

Complimentary snacks will be provided. All ages are welcome.

Recycled Art Family Day
Saturday, April 25, 2020
11 am – 1 pm
Piedmont Arts

Sponsored by Carter Bank & Trust



Celebrate Earth Day with by creating artwork from recycled materials.

Complimentary snacks will be provided. All ages are welcome.