Sketch Hike Two-Day Drawing Workshop
Saturday, October 16, 9am - 12 noon and Sunday, October 17, 1:30 - 4:30pm
Ages 16+ | All skill levels welcome
Connect with nature and explore your creativity! Bring a sketchbook and your choice of portable drawing materials (pencils, erasers, portable watercolor set, watercolor pencils, colored pencils, etc.) and meet at Bottomless Lakes State Park to do quick drawings on the first day. On the following day, meet at the Museum to develop and further interpret your sketch ideas into finished drawings. Click here to learn more and register online. You may also register in person at the museum during open hours or by phone at 575-624-6744.
Family After Hours
Thursday, October 28 4:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Free and open to the public
Families are invited to attend Family After Hours, a free evening of hands-on visual and performing arts activities presented by Roswell ISD’s Arts Connect staff at the Roswell Museum and Art Center. Programming will be centered around whimsical displays of color, motion and sound inspired by the museum’s current exhibition A Lucky Escape: The Wild World of William Goodman. Geared towards grades K – 6, activity stations will include making kinetic sculptures, marble paintings, homemade wind chimes, jingle hand bells and more. Family After Hours will be held outdoors in the outdoor courtyard and behind the museum on 11th Street, which will be tented and closed to traffic for the event. All activities will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather.
Holiday Artisan Market: Call For Entries
Deadline November 1
Market runs December 3-18
The Roswell Museum and the RMAC Foundation, in partnership with the Pecos Valley Potters Guild invite artists, artisans, contemporary craftspeople and makers to apply to be a part of the first annual Roswell Museum Holiday Artisan Market. The Market is a juried art exhibition and sale to be held at the Roswell Museum showcasing more than 40 artists, artisans and makers from around the region. Works will be arranged exhibition style with multiple items by each participating artist on display in a gallery with a corresponding label about their background. Click here to learn more and apply online. The event will run December 3 through 18 with a festive opening night reception.