Ages 3–5

Art about the Sun and Moon
Take a closer look at artwork featuring the sun and moon.
Activity: Paint your own big yellow sun.
Instructor: Kara Stokowski


Ages 6–8

Stained Glass
Learn about the art of stained glass. Discover how it is made and think about why artists might choose to make pictures out of glass instead of another material.
Activity: Create your own version of stained glass art using alternative materials such as colorful cellophane.
Instructor: Sarah Pollman


Ages 9–11

Creatures of the Sea
Explore the galleries to find paintings and sculptures featuring big and small creatures that swim.
Activity: Design, sew, and stuff a plush fish using colorful felt, embroidery thread, and buttons.
Instructor: Barrett Grizzard


Teens

Patterns and Designs
Explore how symbolic imagery and mathematical formulas influence pattern and design.
Activity: Create a shape through linoleum block carving and use it to create a repeated pattern with fabric paint on a tea cloth.
Instructor: Philana Brown


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.