start at home


We're all artists-in-residence now.

Hello, thanks for visiting our stART at Home blog. While we are observing COVID-19 best practice recommendations for our public's health and safety, we will share here ideas for at-home art projects and activities.

If you are an artist or instructor who would like to contribute content to this blog, email Katrina at

What have you been working on at home to keep your creative juices flowing? We want to know! If you create something we share here, use hashtag #bowerartathome and share so we can see!

Bower Center Team

LUNCH DOODLES with Mo Willems! Kennedy Center Education Artist-in-Residence at Home

Mo Willems invites YOU into his studio every day for his LUNCH DOODLE. Learners worldwide can draw, doodle and explore new ways of writing by visiting Mo’s studio virtually once a day for the next few weeks. Grab some paper and pencils, pens, or crayons and join Mo to explore ways of writing and making together. If you post your art to social media, be sure to hashtag it with #MoLunchDoodles!


305 N. Bridge St.

Bedford, VA 24523




Sun, Mon, Tues & Thurs .........................Closed
Wednesday & Friday...............11 am - 2 pm
Saturday................11 am - 3 pm

Gallery admission is always free.