Babylonian lions and Asian tigers have taken over the MFA! Also in our menagerie you will find cats from Egypt, an ancient Greek hedgehog, a medieval dove, Chinese camels, and a pig from an  American carousel. These animals and more will be our inspiration for a week of studio art creations.

Signing up for both a morning and afternoon session? Don’t forget to register for Supervised Lunch, sold separately.


Ticket Information

Before registering for classes, please review Program Information and Policies.

To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.

Ticketing Policies


About the Instructor

Melanie Blood graduated from Massachusetts College of Art and Design in 2010. She continued her education at Tufts University in affiliation with The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, receiving a Master of Arts in Teaching Visual Arts in 2011. She is currently teaching 3D art at a large urban high school south of Boston. Melanie is also a working artist and will be attending an artist residency program in Barcelona, Spain this summer. Melanie has taught at the Museum of Fine Arts for the past six summers.