Classes & Workshops

Mix kids and art together and what do you get? A perfect combination of imagination and curiosity! Each of our classes combines time in the museum galleries with opportunities for art-making in the Art Studio. Check the event listings below for these upcoming classes:

Art Babies: for children ages 0 to 24 months
Toddler Art: for children ages 2 and 3
Arturo's Art & Me: for children ages 3 to 5
Homeschool Class for Families: for homeschooling families with children ages 6 and up
Studio Creations: for all ages
 

For ticketed classes, go to http://dma.ticketleap.com/ to purchase tickets.

Upcoming Classes & Workshops

Format: 9/19/14

Toddler Art: Big & Little

September, 12, 16, or 19, 11:00 a.m.-noon

For 2 and 3 year olds and a favorite grown-up. Toddler Art requires advance registration. Click the event for additional information.

In September we'll search high and low, near and far, for works of art that are BIG and little.

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Studio Creations: Flowing Lines and Color

Saturdays and Sundays, September 6-28, at 1:00 and 2:30 p.m.

Join us for an inspirational visit to the exhibition Mind's Eye: Masterworks on Paper from David to Cézanne to explore a vast array of sketches and watercolors. We'll return to the studio to make our own flowing lines come alive with color.

FREE; limited to the first twenty-four participants. Pick up tickets outside the Art Studio in C3 thirty minutes before each workshop begins.

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Homeschool Class for Families: Colorful Cubist Collages

Thursday, September 25, 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

The Homeschool Class for Families offers an interactive Museum experience for families with children ages 6–12 and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information. 

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Arturo's Art & Me: Dancing with Degas

September 10, 11, or 13, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

For 3-5 year olds and a favorite grown-up. Arturo's Art & Me requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In September, lace up your dancing shoes and get ready to tap your way through the galleries in an exploration of the artwork of Edgar Degas.

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Arturo's Art & Me: Use Your Senses

October 8, 9, or 11, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

For 3-5 year olds and a favorite grown-up. Arturo's Art & Me requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In Octoer, put your five senses to work and experience art with more than just your eyes.

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Toddler Art: Marvelous Materials

October 10, 14, or 17, 11:00 a.m.-noon

For 2 and 3 year olds and a favorite grown-up. Toddler Art requires advance registration. Click the event for additional information.

In October, put your senses to the test in the African galleries and search for feathers, shells, wood, and more on a texture scavenger hunt.

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Art Babies: Music & Melodies

Mondays, October 13, November 10, and December 8, 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Art Babies is just for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In the October–December classes, we'll explore the European galleries and experiment with using music and sound as a way to engage babies with works of art.
 

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Art Babies: Music & Melodies

Mondays, October 13, November 10, and December 8, Noon-1:00 p.m.

Art Babies is just for children 0-24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

In the October–December classes, we'll explore the European galleries and experiment with using music and sound as a way to engage babies with works of art.

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Arturo's Art & Me: Blooms & Bouquets

November 1, 12, or 13, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

For 3-5 year olds and a favorite grown-up. Arturo's Art & Me requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

No green thumbs required for these flowers! In November, discover nature’s beauty through the art of floral still life.

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