The Walters Art Museum

Homeschool Art Education Programs

Explore the Walters through workshops designed exclusively for homeschool students. Participants enjoy an introduction to the museum, a guided tour, studio activity, and post-visit materials. Learn more about the exciting topics we will explore this school year and register online by choosing the appropriate session and age group below.

Choose one of the workshops from the list below for more details and to begin online registration. TIP: After completing the registration form, use the back button on your web browser to return to this Homeschool Workshop page to register multiple students. Pre-registration for homeschool programs is required. Registrations must be received by the Friday before the workshop. In adition to the online event registration options below, a printable registration form for homeschool workshops is also available. Phone and walk-in registrations will not be accepted. Members enjoy early registration to these and other programs. Not a member? Join today.

For more information please contact schoolprograms@thewalters.org or 410-547-9000, ext. 236.

Upcoming Homeschool Workshops

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Thursday, September 17, 2015
10:00 AM–03:30 PM

How is ancient engineering reflected in modern-day design? Join us for an exciting day of learning at the Walters Art Museum and the Maryland Science Center.

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Thursday, September 17, 2015
10:00 AM–03:30 PM

How is ancient engineering reflected in modern-day design? Join us for an exciting day of learning at the Walters Art Museum and the Maryland Science Center.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Thursday, September 17, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

In this monthly workshop taught by artists, students develop their drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries. Students may work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Thursday, October 15, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

How do museum conservators preserve paintings, sculptures, and manuscripts created centuries ago? How can conservation science help determine the authenticity of a work of art? Explore techniques that conservators use to preserve, repair, and study museum objects.

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Thursday, October 15, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

How do museum conservators preserve paintings, sculptures, and manuscripts created centuries ago? How can conservation science help determine the authenticity of a work of art? Explore techniques that conservators use to preserve, repair, and study museum objects.

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Thursday, October 15, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

How do museum conservators preserve paintings, sculptures, and manuscripts created centuries ago? How can conservation science help determine the authenticity of a work of art? Explore techniques that conservators use to preserve, repair, and study museum objects.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Thursday, October 15, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

In this monthly workshop taught by artists, students develop their drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries. Students may work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

Pearls on a String Special Exhibition Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Pearls on a String Special Exhibition Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Thursday, November 19, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

This workshop features the special exhibition Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great Islamic Courts. Students will explore how human relationships inspired great works of art during a period marked by the global movement of ideas and technologies.

Pearls on a String Special Exhibition Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Pearls on a String Special Exhibition Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Thursday, November 19, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

This workshop features the special exhibition Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great Islamic Courts. Students will explore how human relationships inspired great works of art during a period marked by the global movement of ideas and technologies.

Pearls on a String Special Exhibition Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Pearls on a String Special Exhibition Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Thursday, November 19, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

This workshop features the special exhibition Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great Islamic Courts. Students will explore how human relationships inspired great works of art during a period marked by the global movement of ideas and technologies.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Thursday, November 19, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

In this monthly workshop taught by artists, students develop their drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries. Students may work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

Pearls on a String Special Exhibition Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Pearls on a String Special Exhibition Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Thursday, December 17, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

This workshop features the special exhibition Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great Islamic Courts. Students will explore how human relationships inspired great works of art during a period marked by the global movement of ideas and technologies.

Pearls on a String Special Exhibition Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Pearls on a String Special Exhibition Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Thursday, December 17, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

This workshop features the special exhibition Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great Islamic Courts. Students will explore how human relationships inspired great works of art during a period marked by the global movement of ideas and technologies.

Pearls on a String Special Exhibition Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Pearls on a String Special Exhibition Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Thursday, December 17, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

This workshop features the special exhibition Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great Islamic Courts. Students will explore how human relationships inspired great works of art during a period marked by the global movement of ideas and technologies.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Thursday, December 17, 2015
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

In this monthly workshop taught by artists, students develop their drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries. Students may work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Thursday, January 21, 2016
10:00 AM–03:30 PM

How is ancient engineering reflected in modern-day design? Join us for an exciting day of learning at the Walters Art Museum and the Maryland Science Center.

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Thursday, January 21, 2016
10:00 AM–03:30 PM

How is ancient engineering reflected in modern-day design? Join us for an exciting day of learning at the Walters Art Museum and the Maryland Science Center.

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Thursday, January 21, 2016
10:00 AM–03:30 PM

How is ancient engineering reflected in modern-day design? Join us for an exciting day of learning at the Walters Art Museum and the Maryland Science Center.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Thursday, January 21, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

In this monthly workshop taught by artists, students develop their drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries. Students may work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Thursday, February 18, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

How do museum conservators preserve paintings, sculptures, and manuscripts created centuries ago? How can conservation science help determine the authenticity of a work of art? Explore techniques that conservators use to preserve, repair, and study museum objects.

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Thursday, February 18, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

How do museum conservators preserve paintings, sculptures, and manuscripts created centuries ago? How can conservation science help determine the authenticity of a work of art? Explore techniques that conservators use to preserve, repair, and study museum objects.

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Thursday, February 18, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

How do museum conservators preserve paintings, sculptures, and manuscripts created centuries ago? How can conservation science help determine the authenticity of a work of art? Explore techniques that conservators use to preserve, repair, and study museum objects.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Thursday, February 18, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

In this monthly workshop taught by artists, students develop their drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries. Students may work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Thursday, March 17, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

How do museum conservators preserve paintings, sculptures, and manuscripts created centuries ago? How can conservation science help determine the authenticity of a work of art? Explore techniques that conservators use to preserve, repair, and study museum objects.

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Thursday, March 17, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

How do museum conservators preserve paintings, sculptures, and manuscripts created centuries ago? How can conservation science help determine the authenticity of a work of art? Explore techniques that conservators use to preserve, repair, and study museum objects.

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Conservation Secrets Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Thursday, March 17, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

How do museum conservators preserve paintings, sculptures, and manuscripts created centuries ago? How can conservation science help determine the authenticity of a work of art? Explore techniques that conservators use to preserve, repair, and study museum objects.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Thursday, March 17, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

In this monthly workshop taught by artists, students develop their drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries. Students may work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Thursday, April 21, 2016
10:00 AM–03:30 PM

How is ancient engineering reflected in modern-day design? Join us for an exciting day of learning at the Walters Art Museum and the Maryland Science Center.

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Thursday, April 21, 2016
10:00 AM–03:30 PM

How is ancient engineering reflected in modern-day design? Join us for an exciting day of learning at the Walters Art Museum and the Maryland Science Center.

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Ancient Engineers to Modern Designs Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Thursday, April 21, 2016
10:00 AM–03:30 PM

How is ancient engineering reflected in modern-day design? Join us for an exciting day of learning at the Walters Art Museum and the Maryland Science Center.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Thursday, April 21, 2016
01:30 AM–03:30 PM

In this monthly workshop taught by artists, students develop their drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries. Students may work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

From Ancient Gods and Goddesses to Spandex Superheroes Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

From Ancient Gods and Goddesses to Spandex Superheroes Homeschool Workshop Ages 10-12

Thursday, May 19, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Where did Aquaman get his power to speak to underwater creatures? What gave Wonder Woman her strength, wisdom, and courage? Discover how ancient mythology has inspired modern pop culture in this exciting new workshop.

From Ancient Gods and Goddesses to Spandex Superheroes Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

From Ancient Gods and Goddesses to Spandex Superheroes Homeschool Workshop Ages 5-6

Thursday, May 19, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Where did Aquaman get his power to speak to underwater creatures? What gave Wonder Woman her strength, wisdom, and courage? Discover how ancient mythology has inspired modern pop culture in this exciting new workshop.

From Ancient Gods and Goddesses to Spandex Superheroes Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

From Ancient Gods and Goddesses to Spandex Superheroes Homeschool Workshop Ages 7-9

Thursday, May 19, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Where did Aquaman get his power to speak to underwater creatures? What gave Wonder Woman her strength, wisdom, and courage? Discover how ancient mythology has inspired modern pop culture in this exciting new workshop.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop

Thursday, May 19, 2016
01:30 PM–03:30 PM

In this monthly workshop taught by artists, students develop their drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries. Students may work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.