ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Family Programs

Engage & Create

Join us for an array of multi-generational programs that engage children and adults in active exploration of art and the world around them.  Look, talk, and create together this summer while enjoying our guided family tours and drop-in art making.

For more information, please email familyprograms@blantonmuseum.org

Summer 2018 Program Calendar

Click below to register for Summer Programs.

Designed especially for preschool children and their caregivers, 3ft Deep programs promote imaginative thinking, social-emotional growth, and expressive use of language. A Blanton educator will introduce a half-hour gallery activity followed by a process-focused art project in the WorkLAB studio. All activities emphasize creative and interpretive processes inspired by Reggio Emilia approaches, as well as adult-child collaboration. Space is limited to 12 participants (children and adults).  The programs will run every Tuesday from June 12 – July 24, 2018.

*Online registration begins at 3pm Tuesdays, one week prior to program date.

Register Now

Registration is strongly encouraged as space is limited.

Please email familyprograms@blantonmuseum.org to add your child to the waitlist if registration is full.

Ready to dive right in to a 90-minute experience with your child? Deeper Dives encourages adult and child interaction around close looking, guided conversation, and related art-making activities. Each week will focus on a different theme from works on view in our permanent collection galleries and special exhibitions. Space is limited to 15 participants.  The programs will run every Friday from June 15 – July 27, 2018.

*Online registration begins at 5pm Fridays, one week prior to program date.

Register Now

Registration is strongly encouraged as space is limited.

Please email familyprograms@blantonmuseum.org to add your child to the waitlist if registration is full.

Freediving gives adults and pre-teens/teens an opportunity to make connections with global cultures, meet and collaborate with new friends, and find inspiration in unique places. Each week will focus on experimenting with a specific art technique while engaging with artworks and ideas related to our permanent collection galleries and special exhibitions.  Space is limited to 15 participants.  The programs will run every Friday from June 15 – July 27, 2018.

*Online registration begins at 5pm Fridays, one week prior to program date.

Register Now

Registration is strongly encouraged as space is limited.

Please email familyprograms@blantonmuseum.org to add your child to the waitlist if registration is full.

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