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Carryout Creativity Kits

Overview

Lead a museum art experience in your own classroom. The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts offers opportunities for elementary to middle school educators to checkout art projects inspired by works on view in the galleries. All project supplies are provided in the kits, for free!

Jacob Lawrence

Available for checkout August 12 through October 18, 2019

Our first Creativity Kit introduces students to the life, art, and printmaking process of Jacob Lawrence. An included lesson plan walks teachers through instructing students on how to make original narrative prints.

Click here to download the lesson plan. [PDF]

Click here to learn more about History, Labor, Life: The Prints of Jacob Lawrence

Upcoming Kits

Alabama Landscapes

Kit Availability: November 11, 2019, through January 20, 2020
Related Exhibition: Alabama Landscapes: Alabama Through the Ages

Learn about drawing in perspective and painting with watercolors by creating original landscape paintings inspired by Alabama’s natural surroundings.

Rembrandt

Kit Availability: February 10 through April 17, 2020

Personal to Political: Celebrating the African-American Artists

Kit Availability: May 4 through July 24, 2020
Related Exhibition: Personal to Political: Celebrating the African-American Artists of Paulson Fontaine Press

Contact

For details on current themes and how to checkout Creativity Kits to share with your students, contact Brandy Morrison at bmorrison@mmfa.org or 334.625.4365.