Get Creative with Studio KIDS!
Art Classes for students ages 5 – 12
Studio KIDS! offers one day workshops in April and May. Choose one or come to all four! Studio KIDS! class projects are inspired by works of art from NOMA’s permanent collection and traveling exhibitions. Classes are limited to 15 students and are led by teaching artists.
Call 504-658-4128 or email email@example.com to register or for more information.
12:00 – 2:00 p.m.
2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Cost per class: $25 NOMA members / $30 non-members
April 6 – Spring into Flowers
Celebrate the Louisiana Iris by exploring the wide variety of this native flower in the Besthoff Sculpture Garden. In the classroom, students will work with oil pastels to create their own bouquets.
April 13 – Travel Journals
World’s Fairs were windows to the world in one convenient location. Create a bound travel journal and document your visit to the exhibition Inventing the Modern World: Decorative Arts at the World’s Fairs, 1851–1939.
May 18 – Printing Across Cultures
Visit Inventing the Modern World: Decorative Arts at the World’s Fairs, 1851-1939 to see how the fairs showcased works from many cultures. Sketch your favorite designs in the galleries, then turn sketches into relief prints in the classroom. Learn basic printmaking techniques and print on multiple surfaces including textiles and paper.
May 25 – Inventive Jewelry
Innovative manufacturing processes and materials were essential to the world’s fairs. Get inspired by the play with technology and materials when creating alternative pins, rings, and necklaces using non-traditional materials.