KID’S CLASSES at the GLASSELL JUNIOR SCHOOL

TO SIGN UP PLEASE CALL 713 639 7700 OR EMAIL JUNIORSCHOOL@MFAH.ORG

Week 6: July 16–20

Alphabet Soup–Ages 4–6  Alphabet Soup Students gain experience with a variety of art materials as they work on projects based on the letters of the alphabet. Clay, paint, oil pastels, recycled materials, and other materials are included. ///// J144-3 Alphabet Soup 9:00–11:00 a.m. $165

Birds, Bees, Things in Trees-Ages 4–6  Enjoy a nature safari as you create fun projects made with clay, paint, paper, and various other materials. ///// J146-3 Birds, Bees, & Things in Trees11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. $165

Animals-Ages 6–8   Investigate animals of the rain forest and the zoo, create imaginary animals, and paint a portrait of a favorite pet. Use paint, paper, clay, and found objects to create fun 2-D and 3-D animals in natural settings. ///// J209-4 Animals 2:00–4:00 p.m. $165

 

Week 7: July 23–27

Island Art Adventures-Ages 6–8   Use clay, tempera paint, paper, and other materials to draw, build, sculpt, and paint an island world of your own. Draw a detailed treasure map and build a chest with clues, sculpt a miniature island, and illustrate a story about your island art adventure. ///// J202-3 Island Art 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. $165

Drawing and Painting-Ages 6–8    Exercise your imagination as you use tempera paint, watercolor, and watercolor crayons in a variety of painting projects. Advance your drawing skills, create, and have fun! ///// J203-7 Drawing and 2:00–4:00 p.m. $165

 

Week 8: July 30–August 3

Under the Sea–Ages 4–6   Under the Sea Create a sunken-treasure collage, a starfish mobile, clay fish, and other aquatic wonders as you explore life in the ocean. ///// J150-4 Under the Sea 9:00–11:00 a.m. $165

Sculpture Adventures-Ages 6–8   Sculpture Adventures Mix and match materials to make a variety of 3-D projects. Use clay, plaster craft, wire, found objects, and more to create your own exciting masterpieces. ///// J204-7 Sculpture 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. $165

Art Stories–Ages 4–6    Art Stories Picture books inspire creative activities that include drawing, working with clay, painting, and building sculptures. ///// J141-4 Art Stories 2:00–4:00 p.m. $165

 

Week 9: August 6–10

Drawing and Painting-Ages 6–8    This course provides the technical instruction needed to refine existing skills. Explore the versatility of oil and chalk pastels, charcoal, pencil, watercolor, and tempera, and the translation of objects, planes, and lines into 2-D and 3-D spaces. ///// J201-6 Drawing 9:00–11:00 a.m. $165

Mixed Media-Ages 6–8   Mixed Media Work with clay, tempera, oil pastels, and more as you develop a variety of skills. Experiment with line, color, texture, and design. ///// J200-7 Mixed Media 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. $165

Drawing -Ages 10 - 13    Develop your visual perception, learn new drawing techniques, and improve your ability to transfer what you see to paper using pencils, markers, pen and ink, and pastels. ///// J200-7 Mixed Media 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. $165