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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Student Art Workshops

Field Trip Art Workshops

 Photo of child and fish gourd painting

Teachers have the opportunity to incorporate an art workshop to their Kentucky Museum  field trip experience. Education curator, Christy Spurlock, or Artist-in-residence, Lynne Ferguson, can help you determine which art activity will best suit the needs of your students. First through twelfth graders enjoy participating in our creative art workshops.

A variety of workshops are available to add to your field trip experience for an additional $1.50 per student ($3.50 tour + $1.50 per student) include:

Design Your Own Flag

Introduction to Watercolor Painting

Gourd Painting

Mask Making

Weaving Basics

Holiday Ornament Making

Landscapes "en plein air"

Drawing with Conte Crayons

 student drawing in gallery       girl sketching in art gallery


 Field trip sudents designing a flag  

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 Last Modified 9/24/14