Museum at Home

If you can’t come to The Carle, let The Carle come to you. We offer a variety of online events, programs, and resources that are the next best thing to being here.

Online Events & Programs

Books spread out on table.
January 11 & 18, 2022: Explore how wordless picture books invite readers to look closely, think critically, and engage in collaborative storytelling.
Illustration of boat crossing river in black pen.
January 27, 2022: Join guest curator Caleb Neelon for a virtual tour of I Could Do That! The Picture Book Art of Ed Emberley.
A boy standing next to an easel looking at a group of giraffes running by.
Join David Wiesner, guest curator of Speechless: The Art of Wordless Picture Books and exhibition artists as they share their process in creating wordless picture books.

Online Exhibitions

Illustration of child holding book with stars against red and white striped background.

Immerse yourself in a multimedia art experience through one of The Carle’s online exhibitions, such as Asians, Everyday. This presentation of 26 artists’ work is curated by award-winning author and illustrator Grace Lin.

Make Art

The Carle’s Art Studio offers inspiration for creative projects that appeal to all ages.
torn collage papers arranged into stripes
Celebrate the sensory experience of working with paper.
White glue lines on brown paper
Make your own paper-and-glue rubbing plate to create patterned papers.
painted paper textured with lines
Create paintings and prints using materials from your recycling bin.

Artists & Authors

Kids sitting and smiling as they listen to a story being read aloud.

Get to know your family’s favorite picture book authors and artists! Hear about their work and inspirations in these video interviews.