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: 6/30/17

Toddler Art: Funny Faces

June 2, 6, or 9, 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.

In June, stick out your tongue or give a big smile! We'll search for funny faces (and some serious ones too) in the Visions of America exhibition.

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Arturo's Art & Me: Shaping Fashion

June 3, 7, or 8, 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 June, step into the world of fashion and learn about the unconventional materials and shapes used by fashion designer Iris van Herpen. Then "make it work" in your own design challenge in the studio!

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Family Workshop: Print Party

Saturday, June 3, 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 June, join us as we peruse 300 years or printmaking in Visions of America: Three Centuries of Prints from the National Gallery of Art. Then prepare to print your heart out in the studio!

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Art Babies: Nature Babies

Mondays, April 3, May 8, and June 5, 10:00-10:45 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 April-June classes, we'll search for flowers, butterflies, bugs, and more in the galleries as we explore art inspired by Mother Nature.

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Art Babies: Nature Babies

Mondays, April 3, May 8, and June 5, 11:00-11:45 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 April-June classes, we'll search for flowers, butterflies, bugs, and more in the galleries as we explore art inspired by Mother Nature.

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Art Babies: Nature Babies

Mondays, April 3, May 8, and June 5, noon-12:45 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 April-June classes, we'll search for flowers, butterflies, bugs, and more in the galleries as we explore art inspired by Mother Nature.

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Arturo's Art & Me: Playing with Prints

July 5, 6, or 8, 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.

When is a copy more than a copy? In July, we'll search for the answer and learn all about the process of printmaking as we explore the exhibition Visions of America: Three Centuries of Prints from the National Gallery of Art. Then make a print of your own in the studio!

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Toddler Art: Dress Up!

July 7, 11, or 14, 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.

In July, explore the way fashion designer Iris van Herpen uses unusual materials to craft wearable art, and then channel your inner designer and make an art T-shirt of your own to take home.

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Art Babies: Material World

Mondays, July 10, August 14, September 11, 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 July–September classes, we'll take a closer look at the material world around us, and then play at sensory stations that will delight the senses.

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Art Babies: Material World

Mondays, July 10, August 14, September 11, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 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 July–September classes, we'll take a closer look at the material world around us, and then play at sensory stations that will delight the senses.

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