Ages 3-5

Where I Live
Take a closer look at artwork from and about the city of Boston while thinking about the different types of buildings that we have in this city and what it looked like many years ago.
Activity: Make an accordion book and add some of your favorite places in Boston.
Instructor: Kara Stokowski

Ages 6-8

Making History: Chinese Fan Painting
Learn about the history of fan painting in China and discuss the importance of the pictures the artists used for decoration.
Activity: Paint your own version of a Chinese fan.
Instructor: Sarah Pollman 

Ages 9-11

Printmaking: Monoprints
The monoprint is a great introduction to printmaking. It has similarities to painting, is a process that can be easily understood, and is always unique. Take a look at some examples found in the Museum’s galleries, then try making your own!
Activity: Monoprints
Instructor: Gianna Stewart


Greek Daily Life
Discover how the ancient Greeks spent their average day while exploring some of the Museum’s new Greek galleries.
Activity: Sculpt a clay vessel inspired by something you use everyday.
Instructor: Philana Brown

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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.