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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been 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