From art project videos for children to information on the collection to puzzles and games, the Appleton has a variety of free online resources to promote learning – from anywhere!
Explore the Collection
Appleton Mobile App
Explore the collection, learn more about artists and special exhibitions, or enhance your visit by downloading our free, award-winning mobile app.
We recommend downloading the app in advance of your visit as download speeds may vary depending upon your service provider.
Art Project Videos for Children
Tuesdays, 10 a.m.
This weekly video series features pre-recorded, step-by-step art projects that you can do at home with basic art and craft supplies. Projects are ideal for ages 7-12 and younger children with the help of an adult. Each Tuesday at 10 a.m., a new video is posted on our YouTube channel and Facebook page.
Click here for a YouTube playlist of all previously posted Teaching Tuesday videos.
Third Thursday of the Month, 7 p.m.
Learn from the artists themselves in these live, free online events on the third Thursday of each month. Artists from the Appleton’s permanent collection join our Curator of Exhibitions Patricia Tomlinson on Zoom for a conversation about their work, inspirations and more. Participants have the opportunity to ask the artist questions. Talks are recorded and available for viewing any time. Click here for a YouTube playlist of all previous Artist’s Outlook events.
Visit our Special Events page for upcoming Artist’s Outlook events.
Each week a new, pre-recorded video focuses on one object from the Appleton’s encyclopedic permanent collection, providing a more in-depth understanding of each work from Curator of Exhibitions Patricia Tomlinson. Videos are posted weekly on our YouTube channel and Facebook page.
Click here for a YouTube playlist of all previously posted Art Minutes videos.
Just for Fun
Online Puzzles and Games
Check our collection of online puzzles and games featuring artwork and themes from the museum’s permanent collection.
Check back often – new puzzles and games are regularly added.