Make & Take: The Figure Five Ways

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Explore the expressive potential of line as you draw the figure five different ways, guided by artist and educator Chayla Cervantes. Looking to our works on paper exhibition Point, Line, Plane: The William B. Jordan and Robert Dean Brownlee Bequest, opening the same day, you will gain a deeper understanding of how artists have approached their use of line and learn how to combine various types of line and values to create a range of figure drawings. 


We are offering three time blocks for this program:

1:00–1:45 p.m.

2:00–2:45 p.m.

3:00–3:45 p.m.

Select a time block and reserve a table according to how many people are in your party. Each table can accommodate up to four people. Any party in excess of four will need to reserve more than one table. Only one person should register for your entire party. 

$5 per person


Due to the ongoing pandemic, please note that the DMA will continue to follow COVID-19 health and safety protocols and policies in accordance with public health guidelines and/or government requirements. These may include changes to masking and social distancing requirements and capacity limitations. As protocols are subject to shift between now and your pre-arranged visit to the DMA, we understand that you may wish to change your plans. We will honor refund requests for this event if made at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you for your understanding and consideration. 

Image: Henri Matisse, Plate 14 from Visages – Quatorze Lithographies, 1946, lithograph, Dallas Museum of Art, Bequest of William B. Jordan and Robert Dean Brownlee, Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/ADAGP, Paris, 2019.72.33