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Art Blitz 2020

September 19, 2020

695 North 400 East
Valparaiso, IN 46383

  • Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Immerse yourself in all things creative. Roll up your sleeves or just relax and watch. Art exhibits, weavers, clay, kids activities, adult mini classes, sunflower garden, nature walks, interactive arts for all ages.
Art Blitz helps the Art Barn highlight its educational art offerings with participatory activities and exhibitions of regional art. The festival is designed to encourage visitors and residents of all ages to actively engage in and view various art activities. The Art Barn offers a beautiful natural setting ideal for outdoor Plein Air painting, and a variety of creative activities. An engaging schedule of demonstrations and hands-on art activities for children and adults plus exhibitions in our galleries.

Admission/Gate Fee: Free
Activity tickets are available for purchase at entrance
Parking free

Interact with local artists as they demonstrate their process.
Collaborate by adding a painted panel to our Children’s Sunflower Mural.
Peruse the art exhibitions in the barn lobby and main gallery.
Visit our sunflower, peace and fairy gardens
Witness the process of weaving - from raw fiber to woven completion.
God’s Eye craft
Participate in a nature hike
Scheduled activities include:
(times will be published just prior to the event)
Participate in a variety of free mini-classes inside the barn
Experiment with clay in our new Ceramic Arts Studio
Learn cell phone photography tips & tricks
Convert a paper bag into a book
Painted chair project
Art Blitz Sponsors:
WNIT Public Television
South Shore Convention & Visitors Authority
Indiana Dunes Tourism
Lakeshore Public Media
JCMA, Inc.