Classes
Explore creativity

Art classes for ages 3 and up combine looking at art and making art. Personalize your experience with a variety of programs.

POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
All Spring 2020 session art classes have been cancelled. Refunds will be issued automatically; you will see the refund on your credit card in 7-10 days.
Information about enrollment procedures and class policies.
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SCHOLARSHIPS
Available for youth and adults with a financial need.

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Adult Class

CANCELED: Adult Class | Summer Sketchbook

CANCELED This class will focus on the practice of daily sketching and notetaking and draw in a different part of the museum each week.
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Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 08/01/20 12:00pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Full-Day Camp | Pencils, Paintbrushes & Prints

CANCELED Spend the week doing both, working with a wide variety of materials and turning some of your work into prints.
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Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/17/20 4:00pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Full-Day Camp | The Magic of Shakespeare

CANCELED Offered in partnership with the Heart of America Shakespeare Festival, this camp will explore the art and stagecraft of Shakespearean magic
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Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/17/20 4:00pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Full-Day Camp | Art Naturally

CANCELED See how art and nature connect as you create drawings, paintings, prints and sculpture that focus on the natural environment.
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Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/24/20 4:00pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Full-Day Camp | Cartoon & Animation: Nature-ly Funny

CANCELED We'll find where cartoon ideas come from, then draw storytelling comic strips, comic books, cartoon storyboards and iStopMotion animations with iMovie voice-over narration and music.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/24/20 4:00pm
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Adult Class

CANCELED: Adult Class | Perfecting Perspective

CANCELED Learn about or improve your skills at applying the principles of linear perspective.
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Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/24/20 12:30pm
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Teen Class

CANCELED: Teen Class | Mandalas in Watercolor

CANCELED Explore working with watercolor as you paint a “personal” mandala – a circular, geometric design – that represents you.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/24/20 4:00pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Workshop | Follow the Line

CANCELED Search the galleries for all sorts of lines, then in the classroom, create your own make-believe creature made from lines.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/10/20 7:51pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Workshop | Dragons Recycled

CANCELED Work magic with recyclables to create a three-dimensional dragon sculpture and hunt for this mythical beast in Chinese and European art.
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Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/10/20 7:51pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Workshop | Make Your Mark!

CANCELED Create a drawing by sketching from art in the galleries and then set aside your pencil to experiment with a variety of non-traditional tools and materials.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/10/20 7:51pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Full-Day Camp | Stories Told in Art

CANCELED We will visit the museum galleries to see and discuss art inspired by or having a connection to stories.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/31/20 4:00pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Full-Day Camp | Cartoon & Animation: Acting Funny

CANCELED Learn to draw cartoon characters and give them funny parts to play.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/31/20 4:00pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Class | Shaping & Building

CANCELED See and talk about sculpture in the galleries and learn about constructing, modeling and connecting as students create three-dimensionally.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/31/20 12:00pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Class | Amazing Art Machines

CANCELED Learn about mechanics, movement and more. Make lots of drawings, paintings and three-dimensional sculptures that have a connection to machines.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/31/20 12:00pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Class | Fabric Fun

CANCELED Work with paints, dyes and printmaking techniques to create patterns and designs on a variety of fabrics.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/31/20 12:00pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Class | Creative Characters

CANCELED Create your own original characters in a variety of forms, including shadow puppets as well as stories to go with them.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/31/20 3:30pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Class | Fabric Fun

CANCELED Work with paints, dyes and printmaking techniques to create patterns and designs on a variety of fabrics.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/31/20 3:30pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Youth Class | Amazing Art Machines

CANCELED Learn about mechanics, movement and more. Make lots of drawings, paintings and three-dimensional sculptures that have a connection to machines.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/31/20 3:30pm
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Adult Class

CANCELED: Adult Class | Traveler's Portfolio

CANCELED Create drawings and prints inspired by some of the fabulous locations represented in the museum collection.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/31/20 4:00pm
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Youth Class

CANCELED: Adult/Youth Workshop | Dragons in Flight

CANCELED Hunt for dragons in the galleries of Chinese and Japanese art, learn about the symbolism of this fantastic, mythical animal and design a 3-D dragon sculpture using paper construction techniques.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 07/10/20 7:51pm
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Adult Class

CANCELED: Teen/Adult Class | Screen Printing: Break It Down

CANCELED Investigate the process of screen printing, a technique in which the printed image or design is created by pulling ink across the surface of a cloth screen.
CANCELED
Starts 07/10/20 7:51pm
Ends 08/05/20 3:00pm
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