Drawn Together Closing Celebration

June 11, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Marin Art and Garden Center
Tickets $25; free for children under 12 free
Tickets are available at event check-in at the Studio

Celebrate the finale of Drawn Together: Celebrating DrawBridge Youth Artists with a fun-filled afternoon at the Marin Art and Garden Center. View the exhibition in the Center’s studio and gardens, and enjoy family activities, picnic treats, auction, and more. Arrive early and stay late to enjoy the Center’s gardens before and after the event.

Drawn Together: Celebrating DrawBridge Youth Artists Exhibition
Studio, 2:00 – 4:00 pm
Featuring the works of children from across the Bay Area, this exhibition celebrates the power of creativity to bring us together.

Picnic Treats in the Garden
Picnic Grove, 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Enjoy delicious treats and beverages from Mollie Stone’s Market, Noah’s Bagels, Aura Bora Sparkling Water, Gimme Seaweed Snacks, and Trader Joe’s San Rafael.

Family Activities
Picnic Grove, 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join DrawBridge staff and area artists for fun family activities to create and take home with you! All materials are provided.

  • Jewelry Making with Silverwork Studios
    Create a gemstone necklace with the artists of Silverworks Studios! Select the gemstone of your choice and burnish and set the stone to create your wearable work of art.
  • Rock Painting
    Join us in painting beautiful garden rocks to take with you or place in your community to bring a bright spot to someone else’s day.
  • Paper Flowers and Floral Crowns
    Be inspired by the beautiful flowers around you and create forever flowers and floral crowns using an assortment of vibrant colored materials.
  • Creativity Selfie Station
    Take a selfie with your creations and other fun props at our selfie station to share with friends, families, and followers. Don’t forget to tag your photo with #DrawnTogether!
  • Creativity Kits: Origami Garden
    Continue the creativity after the celebration! Take home a DrawBridge Creativity Kit with materials and inspiration to create a magical garden experience wherever you are.

Silent Auction benefiting DrawBridge Youth Art Programs
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Bid on fantastic items and experiences from Bay Area restaurants, wineries, museums, and more! All proceeds benefit DrawBridge’s expressive arts programs for children.

Community Thanks and Fund-A-Need
3:30 pm- 4:00 pm
Join DrawBridge Board President Steve Wasserman as we thank our exhibition partners and raise critical funds for DrawBridge’s free expressive arts programs.

Parking at the Marin Art and Garden Center
We are anticipating a full event! Parking is available but limited at the Center; overflow parking is available across the street from the Center on Lagunitas Road in Ross Commons. Carpooling is recommended.

Once at the Marin Art and Garden Center, DrawBridge event check in and activities will be featured at The Studio. For a map of the grounds and more information, please visit https://maringarden.org/visit-us/#grounds

Drawn Together: Celebrating DrawBridge Youth Artists is presented in partnership with Marin Subaru and Blick Art Materials.

Exhibition site partners include At The Crossroads, Blick Oakland, Catholic Charities of San Francisco, Charities Housing, City of San Rafael Albert J. Boro Community Center, Compass Family Services, Community Education Partnerships (CEP), First Federal Savings and Loan, Homeward Bound of Marin, Hamilton Families, Housing Authority of the City of Alameda, Marin Art and Garden Center, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Silverwork Studios, The Farm Stand, and the Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation.

Site sponsorship is generously provided by Bruce and Janie Burtch, Compass Realty – Allison Salzer, Debbie Sobel and Jeff Brown, Larry and Gail Siegel, Lee and Tony Rubin, Mission San Rafael Rotary Foundation, Mechanics Bank, Rotary Club of Central Marin, Rotary Club of Novato Sunrise, Rotary Club of San Rafael Harbor, and The Pasha Group.

Drawn Together Closing Celebration is made possible thanks to Mollie Stone’s Markets, Noah’s Bagels, Pump Espresso Bar, Trader Joe’s San Rafael, Aura Bora Sparkling Water, Gimme Seaweed Snacks, and Minuteman Press Berkeley.

Auction items have been provided by 101 Surf Sports, Book Passage, Dr. Noah Dehlinger, Frame Crafters Gallery, Insalata’s Restaurant, Jeanie and Spider Masket, Judy’s Automotive, LaVier Latin Fusion Restaurant, Marin Coffee Roasters, Marinitas. MASH Production, Metta Yoga, Mike’s Bikes of San Rafael, Papapietro Perry Winery, Pump Espresso Bar, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Rafael Joe’s Restaurant, Silver Works Studio, Sol Food, Sorella Caffe, Style Bar: A Blow Dry Bar, Sweetgreen, Whipper Snapper Restaurant and Sangria Bar, and more.