Calendar

May 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Test your knowledge of the Swope’s collection with a special scavenger hunt that will take you throughout the Museum. Join the panel or enjoy being...
May 3 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Annual Marilyn Wheeler Pendergast Spring Dinner and Silent Auction @ The Country Club of Terre Haute | Terre Haute | Indiana | United States
Join the Swope at its annual benefit dinner and make your bid to win some of the best auction items the community has to offer....
Join the Alliance as they welcome jewelry maker, Chelsea Jones. A graduate of Sullivan High School and Indiana University School of Fine Arts, Jones works...
On view through August 15, 2015 in the Education Gallery
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
June 8 – 12; A.M. Session (Code 104) This course will offer various media experiences, as well as offer mini lessons on aspects of various...
Jun 8 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Paint like the Masters! Outdoor “Plein Air” Painting (ages 11 & up) @ Swope Education Center  | Terre Haute | Indiana | United States
June 8 – 12; PM Session (Code 113) Many of the masters studied painting in natural light, creating their works on-site. And so can you!...
Sewing with Flair (ages 8 & up) @ Swope Education Center
Jun 8 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sewing with Flair (ages 8 & up) @ Swope Education Center  | Terre Haute | Indiana | United States
June 8-12; PM Session (Code 111) Like to create in cloth? Learn basic hand stitches, how to use a sewing machine, ironing tricks for sewing,...
Wild Wired Wonders (ages 9 & up) @ Swope Education Center
Jun 8 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
June 8-12; PM Session (Code 112) Choose from a variety of creatures to make! Will it be a dragon, unicorn, or hydra? Using wire and...
Fun-Tastic Fibers (ages 7 & up) @ Swope Education Center
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
June 15-19; AM Session (Code 202) Learn the history of tie-dye art. Tie-dye can give clothing and materials a makeover, and students will be allowed...
Metal Working for Kids (ages 7-10) @ Swope Education Center
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
June 15-19; AM Session (Code 203) Want to create art out of metal? Then this is the class for you! Students get to explore different...
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
June 15-19; AM Session (Code 201) This class introduces young students to various art materials. Fundamentals of the creative process will be covered with a...
Jun 15 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Advanced Photography: Refining Techniques and Digital Editing (ages 12 & up) @ Swope Education Center  | Terre Haute | Indiana | United States
June 15-19; PM Session (Code 213) In this advanced session, students will learn more about each of the key elements necessary to create a successful...
Jun 15 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
June 15-19; PM Session (Code 212) If you like taking “selfies” you’ll love this class! Students will learn the fundamentals of portraiture by experimenting with...
Garden Party (ages 8 & up) @ Swope Education Center
Jun 15 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
June 15-19; PM Session (Code 211) What a wonderful thing to make a unique container for plant power. Decorate a planter and make “seed paper”...
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
June 22 – 26; AM Session (Code 301) Trek into the deep, dark, mysterious forest, experience a hot, dry and vast desert, wander through a...
Chihuly Sculptures (ages 5-8) @ Swope Education Center
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
June 22-26; AM Session (Code 302) This class gets the chance to step into famous glass artist, Dale Chihuly’s, wild and creative mind. Students will...
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Snapshot! Photography for Beginners (ages 7 & up) @ Swope Education Center  | Terre Haute | Indiana | United States
June 22-26; AM Session (Code 303) In this beginning session, students will be familiarized with the parts of and functions of a camera, and focus...
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Art From Everyday Objects (ages 7-10) @ Swope Education Center  | Terre Haute | Indiana | United States
June 22-26; PM Session (Code 311) Let’s get creative with everyday objects! This class explores objects that we throw away everyday by collaborating them together...
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Big Landscapes: Adventures in Acrylics for the Intermediate Painter (ages 8-12) @ Swope Education Center  | Terre Haute | Indiana | United States
June 22 – 26; PM Session (Code 312) In this course students will get to explore acrylic painting at an intermediate level. Students will learn...