The Kimbell Art Museum, one of the high-class Fort Worth Museums presents “Into the Wild: Special Effects in Landscape Painting,” a Friday Workshop for adults, on February 11, from 2 to 4 p.m. This program combines thematic, docent-guided gallery tours with hands-on art activities.

The dramatic effects in Salvator Rosa’s inventive wilderness scenes prompt our exploration of wet-on-wet palette-knife techniques for painting mountain landscapes. Offered in conjunction with the exhibition Salvator Rosa: Bandits, Wilderness, and Magic.

The materials fee is $15 ($12 for Kimbell members). A light snack from the Buffet Restaurant is included. To register, call 817-332-8451, ext. 297.

The City of Cowboys and Culture provides artistic outlets as well as Western Heritage.  Whether attending a Fort Worth Meeting or on a family-friendly vacation you will find exciting Things to Do.

Kimbell Art Museum hours: Tuesdays through Thursdays and Saturdays, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Fridays, noon–8 p.m.; Sundays, noon–5 p.m.; closed Mondays. For general information, call 817-332-8451. Web site:

*Admission to the permanent collection is always free.
**Salvator Rosa: Bandits, Wilderness, and Magic is on view through March 27, 2011.

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