Classes & Workshops

Mix kids and art together and what do you get? A perfect combination of imagination and curiosity! Each of our classes combines time in the museum galleries with opportunities for art-making in the Art Studio. Check the event listings below for these upcoming classes:

Art Babies: for children ages 0 to 24 months
Toddler Art: for children ages 2 and 3
Arturo's Art & Me: for children ages 3 to 5
Homeschool Class for Families: for homeschooling families with children ages 6 and up
Family Workshops: for children ages 6-12 and their families
 

For ticketed classes, go to https://dma.ticketleap.com/ to purchase tickets.

Upcoming Classes & Workshops

Format: 1/21/17

Homeschool Class for Families: Art to Dye For

January 26 or 27, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

The Homeschool Class for Families is for 6-12 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In January, get ready to go batty for batik in Waxed: Batik from Java as we pick out plenty of patterns and learn the process of wax-resist dyeing. In the studio, we'll design our own unique patterns in a batik-inspired project.

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Arturo's Art & Me: A Morning with Monet

February 8, 9, or 11, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Arturo's Art & Me is for 3-5 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In February, take an imaginary stroll through artist Claude Monet's garden and discover an art style that has made quite an impression on the world.

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Toddler Art: Start Your Engines!

February 10, 14, or 17, 11:00 a.m.-noon

Toddler Art is for 2 and 3 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

Vroom! Vroom! Buckle up for a road trip through the galleries in February. We'll take a pit stop to explore art with a surprising car connection, and then paint with toy cars in the studio.

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Family Workshop: Fantastic Beasts

Saturday, February 11, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Family Workshop is for children ages 6-12 and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

Which beast is best: real, imaginary, or a bit of both? In the February workshop, we'll discover dragons, unicorns, and more in the exhibition Art and Nature in the Middle Ages, and then make medieval masterpieces in the Art Studio.

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Art Babies: Once Upon a Time

Mondays, January 9, February 13, March 13, 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Art Babies is for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

For the January-March classes, we'll step into the world of fairy tales and magic as we enjoy songs and stories in the Art and Nature in the Middle Ages exhibition, followed by sensory playtime.

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Art Babies: Once Upon a Time

Mondays, January 9, February 13, March 13, 11:00 a.m.-noon

Art Babies is for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

For the January-March classes, we'll step into the world of fairy tales and magic as we enjoy songs and stories in the Art and Nature in the Middle Ages exhibition, followed by sensory playtime.

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Art Babies: Once Upon a Time

Mondays, January 9, February 13, March 13, Noon-1:00 p.m.

Art Babies is for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

For the January-March classes, we'll step into the world of fairy tales and magic as we enjoy songs and stories in the Art and Nature in the Middle Ages exhibition, followed by sensory playtime.

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Homeschool Class for Families: Fantastic Beasts

February 23 or 24, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

The Homeschool Class for Families is for children ages 6-12 and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

Which beast is best: real, imaginary, or a bit of both? In the February class, we'll discover dragons, unicorns, and more in the exhibition Art and Nature in the Middle Ages, and then make medieval masterpieces in the Art Studio.

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Toddler Art: Shape by Shape

March 3, 10, or 21, 11:00 a.m.-noon

Toddler Art is for 2 and 3 year olds and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

The shapes have escaped and we must round them up! Find circles, triangles, and squares hiding in the art as we explore the Decorative Art Galleries in March.

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Family Workshop: Decked Out Dec Arts

Saturday, March 11, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Family Workshop is for children ages 6-12 and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In March, we'll have fun with form and function in the Museum's Decorative Arts Galleries. Afterward, we'll get down with a design challenge in the Art Studio!

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