Family Art Affair
Family Art Affair (all ages welcome)
Sunday, April 24 – 2 to 4 P.M.
Welcome spring by bringing the entire family to this FREE Museum program! Listen to Jazz Jams and create a fun “make and take” art project related to the exhibition A Shared Legacy: Folk Art in America. All materials are provided.
Learn more about artwork in the Museum in these FREE docent led tours, held the FIRST Sunday of each month at 1 P.M.
April 3, May 1, and June 5 at 1 P.M.
Preschool (Ages 2 to 6 with an adult partner)
Instructors: Education staff and Docents
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.
(each session is limited to a maximum of 25 participants)
Wednesdays: May 11, June 8
Young Artists (ages 3 to 5)
Give your young artist a head start with eye-hand coordination and learning about colors, lines, shapes, textures, and patterns. Each class offers a playful approach to drawing, painting, and sculpture. Sign up for one class or the whole series! Classes are limited to 10 children along with a parent or adult partner.
Instructor: Gloria Simons
Time: 3:45 to 4:30 P.M.
Tuesday: April 12, 26; May 10, 24; June 7
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class; $32 members/$48 non-members for the series of five classes
Play with Clay (ages 3 to 5)
Working with clay offers an exciting tactile experience for young children. Parents can join in the fun in this beginning ceramics class. Classes are limited to 10 children along with a parent or adult partner.
Instructor: Donna Pickens and Education staff
Time: 2 to 3 P.M.
Wednesday: April 20; May 4, 11, 25
Cost: $40 members/$60 non-members for the series of four classes
REGISTRATION FOR STUDIO CLASSES, SCHEDULED FROM APRIL THRU JUNE, OPENS FRIDAY, March 18th
Classes offer instruction in a variety of art mediums, including digital media. Download the Studio Flyer to learn more or call 334.240.4365.
Summer Art Camp
SUMMER ART CAMPS:
Week-long. Half-day or All day (ages 6 to 13)
These unique fun-filled camps offer small group instruction (10 students to 1 teacher ratio; maximum of 20 students) in drawing, painting, ceramics, printmaking, and sculpture. Students also view and learn about famous works of art in a Museum setting. Each week a variety of art media and techniques are explored, such as drawing with pastels, charcoal, pen and ink, colored pencils, and markers; painting with watercolors, tempera, and acrylics; sculpting with clay and mixed media; and creating relief prints. Different themes, art projects, and techniques are offered each week, with a special student exhibition and reception for family members at the end of camp each Friday. Camp fee includes snacks and all art materials. The camps are also designed for working parents, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students and fill up quickly, so sign up today! Full day students MUST bring their own lunch.
Monday through Friday
8:30 A.M. to Noon and 1 to 4:30 P.M.
June 20 – 24
July 11 – 15
July 25 – 29
Cost: $120 members/$180 non-members (half-day)
$210 members/$270 non-members (full day)
Early drop off (7:45 A.M.) Late pick up (5:30 P.M.) $50
Tuition cost will be refunded if a class is canceled.
For a full refund, cancellations must be made NO LATER THAN 2 WEEKS BEFORE
the class, workshop, or camp begins. After that time a 25%
administrative fee will be charged.