All events are free unless otherwise noted.
George Stuart Historical Figures: Early Works from the Hernandez Monsanto Collection — The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures, 4455 E. Camp Lowell Drive. Created between 1957-1958, these quarter-life-size Historical Figures include individuals who were the driving force that shaped human history, the famous and infamous from ancient civilizations, European nobility, and political crusades. Sept. 22-Jan. 21. $9. 881-0606.
Calendar Signing — Madaras Gallery, 3035 N. Swan Road. Diana Madaras will be signing copies of her new 2018 Southwest Art Calendar. 5-7 p.m. Sept. 21. 615-3001.
3-D Collage Tins — Upcycle Tucson, 924 W. Grant Road. Personalize a box or tin using collage techniques. Register online. Ages 16 and up. 5:30-7 p.m. Sept. 21. $19. 445-7694.
Emotions in Art: Mad, Sad, Glad, Scared / UA Museum of Art Talks — Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. Look at how artist portray a range of emotions and what emotions they evoke in us. Presented by UAMA docent Judith Schram. For teens and adults. 2-3 p.m. Sept. 22. 594-5580.
Snaketown: Hohokam Defined — Arizona State Museum, 1013 E. University Blvd. Photographs from ASM’s permanent collections showcases Snaketown’s iconic features, honors the Akimel O’odham crews who unearthed the site, and illustrates the excavation process. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 23. $5. 626-8381.
Free admission day — Arizona History Museum, 949 E. Second St. Download your free ticket at smithsonian.com/museumday. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 23. 628-5774.
Scrap Fabric Bead Earrings — Upcycle Tucson. Make a pair of earrings to wear home by cutting, rolling and shaping scraps of fabric into finished beads and add additional embellishments. 2-4 p.m. Sept. 23. $19.
Clay Night — Arts for All, Inc, 2520 N. Oracle Road. Instructed by artist Andrea Graziani. BYOB. 6-8 p.m. Sept. 27. $12. 622-4100.
Traditional Techniques of Chinese Brush Painting — Blue Raven Art School, 720 E. Prince Road. All levels of artistic experience. 2-4 p.m. Sept. 28. $25. 623-1003.