Friday, June 12, 2020
10:30 am–12:30 pm
John, Bertram A. and Ronald M. Druker Family Pavilion (159A)

Please meet your instructors in the classroom by 10:15 am.

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Add to Calendar 2020-06-12 10:30:00 2020-06-12 12:30:00 Artful Adventures Home School, Morning Class 06/12/2020, 10:30 am Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

Ages 3–5

Flower Gardens

Wander through the galleries in search of flowers both real and imaginary. What type of plants would you put in your own flower garden?
Activity: Create a “stained glass” flower garden picture to hang in your window at home.

Instructors: Alanna Woodlock and Antonio Mendéz 

Ages 6–8

Musical Instruments Throughout The Ages

Explore examples of musical instruments from the ancient world to today. Can you imagine what sound they might have made?
Activity: Create your own percussion instrument from new and recycled materials.

Instructors: Sarah Pollman and Molly Lamb  

Ages 9–11

Lotus, Plum, and Cherry Blossoms

Discover the symbolism and importance of cherry, plum, and lotus blossoms in Asian cultures while taking a closer look at some of the artwork on view in the galleries.
Activity: Create cherry blossom vases using air-dry clay.

Instructor: Barrett Grizzard


Southeast Asia

Observe ancient works from Indonesia, Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Activity: Create a small sculpture inspired by one of the works in the galleries using gold foil, scissors, wire, and wire tools.

Instructor: Gianna Stewart 

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Wheelchair accessible


Ticket Information

Tickets must be purchased in advance, and are only available for sale online. Tickets for the current week’s class are only available for sale until noon on Monday.

We regret that there is no make-up, refund, or rescheduling for classes missed by a child, even those due to inclement weather. Refunds are given only if the class is cancelled by the MFA.