Looking at the Sky
Take a closer look at big skies and clouds found in artwork throughout the Museum, and discover what the sky looks like at different times of the day.
Activity: Make your own watercolor landscape with crayon resist clouds.
Instructor: Kara Stokowski
Making Things Move
Explore the galleries to find artwork that is made from more than one part and imagine what it might look like in motion.
Activity: Make puppets with different moving parts
Instructor: Sarah Pollman
Animals in Art
Search for animals in the Museum’s collections while thinking about the different meanings and symbols that different cultures might have attributed to them. Activity: Create an animal form by shaping, embossing and decorating metal with colorful permanent markers, scissors, pencils, glue, and embossing tools.
Instructor: Barrett Grizzard
Observe how curators and designers create an experience within the Museum.
Activity: Curate your own show on a topic or theme of your choice using images from the Museum’s collections and architectural model making supplies such as artificial grass, wire, clay, and wood.
Instructor: Philana Brown
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.