Short courses for Kids

We offer a wide range of creative access points to encourage your child to discover and explore art and creativity in all of its shapes and sizes. 

Craft your own enrichment program for your child from our World Art and Modern and Contemporary Art Series. Try our (3 week) Museum and (6 week) Studio based courses as stand alone mini courses, or combined together with a Take a Closer Look at at Kit to give your child a full, rich experience of the story of art from pre-history to today.

Seeing real art, exploring different materials and sharing the experience of discovering different perspectives helps build the solid communication and critical thinking skills that help every child thrive.

 
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ABOUT Museum BASED COURSES. 

In the museums: experience a series of interactive tours in great museums.

Join a fun peer group and come look at and make Art together in some great museums. Experience a wide variety of Art, share your ideas, hear how others around you see things and make meaning together as a community of art sleuths.

Explore different arts and how they continue to shape our world

 

READ ABOUT OUR ART SERIES

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ABOUT STUDIO BASED COURSES

In the studio: make your own art with friends in a studio setting.

Explore new ways to express yourself and discover new art works, artists and materials with us in a short course that builds your knowledge of the story of art through hands on making.

Discover art techniques and materials from around the world.

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SEE World Art Ancient myths and masterpieces 

IN THE MUSEUMS - 3 WEEK COURSE

Explore the mythical beasts and amazing inventions of the ancient worlds and art from far away lands. Legion of Honor, de Young and Asian Art Museum.

 

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SEE MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART

IN THE MUSEUM - 3 WEEK COURSE

Come on a crazy adventure with us through the galleries of  SFMoma and Pier 24 and meet the artworks that shape our world today.

 

 

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MAKE WORLD ART  ANCIENT MYTHS AND MASTERPIECES

IN THE STUDIO - 6 WEEK COURSE

Discover Art from other cultures by making some of it.

This 6 week course takes you on a making and crafting journey through Greece, Rome, Ancient Japan, Medieval Europe and Renaissance Italy.

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MAKE MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART

IN THE STUDIO 6 WEEK COURSE

Make personal messages in fun arts and crafts projects that are inspired by the work of Henri Matisse, Alexander Calder,  Andy Warhol, Roy Litchenstein, Dan Flavin, Yayoi Kusama

 

 

 

 

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TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT ART 

record and share your art adventures 

Book both mini courses and get a box jam packed with all the tools from a fun art history time line with answers to FAQ's to our Elements and Principles spinner game. Before you know it, you and your family will be navigating your way around an art museum like pros.

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TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT ART 

ART EXPLORER PACK- TO SHARE 

Book both courses and get a box jam packed with all the tools from a fun art history time line with answers to FAQ's to our Elements and Principles spinner game. Before you know it, you and your family will be navigating your way around an art museum like pros.