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Art Methods Series: Pen and Brush

Date: Sunday, February 26, 2017–Sunday, April 2, 2017
Every Sun

Time: 01:00 PM–03:00 PM
Every Sun

Led by a practicing artist, participants will explore technical and creative drawing and painting processes. This is a six week series, offered from 1-3 p.m. each Sunday.

Art Tots: Baltimore and Beyond

Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:00 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 2–3 years old and their favorite adults. Each Art Tots class will introduce toddlers to art and the museum through stories, gallery play, and an art making activity.

Art Kids Preschool: Full STEAM Ahead

Date: Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:30 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 3–5 years old and their favorite adults. You and your child will use all of your senses during this hands-on experience that combines a story, a tour, and an art activity relating to the monthly theme.

Art Kids Preschool: Full STEAM Ahead

Date: Saturday, March 4, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:30 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 3–5 years old and their favorite adults. You and your child will use all of your senses during this hands-on experience that combines a story, a tour, and an art activity relating to the monthly theme.

Art Kids Preschool: Full STEAM Ahead

Date: Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:30 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 3–5 years old and their favorite adults. You and your child will use all of your senses during this hands-on experience that combines a story, a tour, and an art activity relating to the monthly theme.

Using Art to Teach Reading Comprehension

Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017

Time: 04:30 PM–06:30 PM

Facilitators Jennifer Klein and Elizabeth Stuart, authors of Using Art to Teach Reading Comprehension Strategies: Lesson Plans for Teachers, will demonstrate how art and/or classroom teachers can utilize reading comprehension strategies to reach children through the visual arts.

Thursday Night Gallery Drawing: Medieval Knights Hall

Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017

Time: 06:00 PM–08:00 PM

Strengthen your observational drawing skills and build your portfolio while exploring works of art in the Walters’ collection. Facilitated by a museum educator who is a practicing artist, each month we will explore a different area of the museum. The program is a ‘drop-in’ format, allowing participants to stay for as little or as long as they like. Basic materials are provided. Beginners welcome!

Art Kids Preschool: Full STEAM Ahead

Date: Saturday, March 11, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:30 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 3–5 years old and their favorite adults. You and your child will use all of your senses during this hands-on experience that combines a story, a tour, and an art activity relating to the monthly theme.

Art Babies 11 – 23 months: Full STEAM Ahead

Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Time: 10:30 AM–11:30 AM

Art Babies invites parents, grandparents, and caregivers with children 11 to 23 months of age to bond, play, and learn in the museum. Each program includes sensory exploration in our galleries and age-appropriate activities in the comfort of our private studio. Cooing, crying, wobbling, and waltzing are welcome!

Art Babies 11 – 23 months: Full STEAM Ahead

Date: Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM–02:00 PM

Art Babies invites parents, grandparents, and caregivers with children 11 to 23 months of age to bond, play, and learn in the museum. Each program includes sensory exploration in our galleries and age-appropriate activities in the comfort of our private studio. Cooing, crying, wobbling, and waltzing are welcome!

Walk, Wonder, and Create Family Tours: Full STEAM Ahead

Date: Sunday, March 19, 2017

Time: 11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Learning is fun at the Walters for family groups with school-aged children. Enjoy an interactive tour of the Walters’ collection with hands-on exploration.

Art Tots: Full STEAM Ahead

Date: Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:00 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 2–3 years old and their favorite adults. Each Art Tots class will introduce toddlers to art and the museum through stories, gallery play, and an art making activity.

Art Tots: Full STEAM Ahead

Date: Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:00 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 2–3 years old and their favorite adults. Each Art Tots class will introduce toddlers to art and the museum through stories, gallery play, and an art making activity.

Art Kids Preschool: Fantasy

Date: Saturday, April 1, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:30 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 3–5 years old and their favorite adults. You and your child will use all of your senses during this hands-on experience that combines a story, a tour, and an art activity relating to the monthly theme.

Art Kids Preschool: Fantasy

Date: Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:30 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 3–5 years old and their favorite adults. You and your child will use all of your senses during this hands-on experience that combines a story, a tour, and an art activity relating to the monthly theme.

Art Kids Preschool: Fantasy

Date: Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:30 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 3–5 years old and their favorite adults. You and your child will use all of your senses during this hands-on experience that combines a story, a tour, and an art activity relating to the monthly theme.

Art Kids Preschool: Fantasy

Date: Saturday, April 8, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:30 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 3–5 years old and their favorite adults. You and your child will use all of your senses during this hands-on experience that combines a story, a tour, and an art activity relating to the monthly theme.

Thursday Night Gallery Drawing: Italian Renaissance

Date: Thursday, April 13, 2017

Time: 06:00 PM–08:00 PM

Strengthen your observational drawing skills and build your portfolio while exploring works of art in the Walters’ collection. Facilitated by a museum educator who is a practicing artist, each month we will explore a different area of the museum. The program is a ‘drop-in’ format, allowing participants to stay for as little or as long as they like. Basic materials are provided. Beginners welcome!

Walk, Wonder, and Create Family Tours: Fantasy

Date: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Time: 11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Learning is fun at the Walters for family groups with school-aged children. Enjoy an interactive tour of the Walters’ collection with hands-on exploration.

Art Tots: Fantasy

Date: Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:00 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 2–3 years old and their favorite adults. Each Art Tots class will introduce toddlers to art and the museum through stories, gallery play, and an art making activity.

Homeschool Workshop Ages 10–12: Habitats and Animals in Art

Date: Thursday, April 20, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–03:30 PM

Join us for an exciting day of learning at Cylburn Aboretum and the Walters Art Museum.

Teen Homeschool Drawing Workshop Ages 13–17

Date: Thursday, April 20, 2017

Time: 01:30 PM–03:30 PM

Develop your drawing skills through observation and practice in the Walters’ galleries in this monthly workshop. Work with instructors during a single session to learn basic drawing skills or attend multiple sessions to build a cohesive portfolio.

Art Tots: Fantasy

Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:00 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 2–3 years old and their favorite adults. Each Art Tots class will introduce toddlers to art and the museum through stories, gallery play, and an art making activity.

Art Kids Preschool: Art and Design

Date: Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM–11:30 AM

Learning is fun at the Walters for children 3–5 years old and their favorite adults. You and your child will use all of your senses during this hands-on experience that combines a story, a tour, and an art activity relating to the monthly theme.