Ages 3–5

World Music
Take a look at some of the different instruments in the Museum’s galleries, including paintings that feature women playing guitars.
Activity: Design and decorate our own life size guitar shape using recycled materials
Instructor: Kara Stokowski

Ages 6–8

Quilts: Pieced Together
Learn all about how quilts are made and what the patterns and designs tell us about the people who made them while exploring quilts from the Museum’s collections.
Activity: Design a portion of a quilt using fabric, glue and cardboard.
Instructor: Sarah Pollman

Ages 9–11

Ages 9–11
Celebration and Ritual: Art of Celebration
Explore how different cultures celebrate festivals, holidays, and parties that commemorate special occasions.
Activity: Create sand art inspired by Indian Rangoli using colorful sand, paper, and glue.
Instructor: Barrett Grizzard


Discover how artists collaborate with scholars, designers, and leading thinkers while creating their work.
Activity: Collaborate in the creation of a mural using painter’s tape in different colors to create a giant wall drawing.
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.