Ages 3-5

Stained Glass
Take a closer look at some of the beautiful stained glass pieces in the Museum’s collection and learn about the difference between transparent and opaque.
Activity: Make a hanging suncatcher using transparent cellophane and glass stain.
Instructor: Kara Stokowski


Ages 6-8

Weaving Patterns
Look at examples of textiles in the Museum’s galleries and discover how patterns are made on fabric.
Activity: Fabric weaving
Instructor: Sarah Pollman


Ages 9-11

Wearable Art: Jewelry
Not all artwork is intended to be displayed in a gallery. Observe artwork that was made to be worn while exploring the Museum’s galleries.
Activity: Jewelry made with wire, jewelry tools, beads, and findings
Instructor: Gianna Stewart


Teens

Modern Life
Explore what it means to live in the modern world and discover how artists represent changes in technology.
Activity: Create a kinetic sculpture that captures the constant movement of modern life using wire connected to a two-sided paper shape.


For more information please visit the Home School page or e-mail artfuladventures@mfa.org.


Ticket Information

Tickets must be purchased in advance, and are only available for sale online. Tickets for the current week’s class are only available for sale until 11:59 pm on Sunday.

We regret that there is no make-up, refund, or rescheduling for classes missed by a child, even those due to inclement weather. Refunds are given only if the class is cancelled by the MFA.