Dallas Museum of Art - Education Events


Jun
18 Mon
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Summer Camp: ABCs of Art

Dallas, TX
United States
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
AGES 4–5
June 18–22
9:00 a.m.–noon
Teacher: Amanda Batson
A is for artist, B is for brush, C is for color, and that’s just the beginning of our art adventure! Explore the building blocks of art—line, shape, color, and texture—through silly stories, gallivanting in the galleries, and amazing art projects. When you know the basics, art is as easy as 1-2-3!
Please note, communication about the camp will be sent to the email address used during the checkout process approximately one week in advance.
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Jun
18 Mon
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Summer Camp: Behind the Scenes

Dallas, TX
United States
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
AGES 9–12
June 18–22
9:00 a.m.–noon
Teacher: Mark Gutting
Behind every book cover is a tale of adventure, suspense, comedy, or romance. What’s the story behind your favorite painting or sculpture? Fellow book nerds and art geeks unite! This camp is all about stories—hidden and visible, in words or in pictures—that inspire artists to create. Take a closer look at the stories behind the masterpieces in the Museum’s galleries, and then grab a paintbrush or pencil and craft your own story-art in the studio.
Please note, communication about the camp will be sent to the email address used during the checkout process approximately one week in advance.
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Jun
18 Mon
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Summer Camp: Design Studio

Dallas, TX
United States
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
AGES 9–12
June 18–22
1:00–4:00 p.m.
Teacher: Mark Gutting
What do a T-shirt logo, an iPhone, and a lamp have in common? They all started as a design in someone’s imagination. Step into our design studio and take your ideas from paper to prototype! We’ll take a crash course in the elements of design as we explore works of art in the galleries, ranging from decorative arts and furniture to wearable art and functional objects. Learn how to use line, form, shadow, and space to capture design ideas in your sketchbook, and then work in the studio to bring those designs to life.
Please note, communication about the camp will be sent to the email address used during the checkout process approximately one week in advance.
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Jun
18 Mon
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Summer Camp: Passion for Fashion

Dallas, TX
United States
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
AGES 6–8
June 18–22
1:00–4:00 p.m.
Teacher: Amanda Batson
Find your inner fashion star in this camp all about creativity in design and thinking outside the box! Using works from the Museum’s collection as inspiration, you’ll design wearable art from head to toe. Experiment with tie-dye, jewelry making, fashion sketching, and more. On Friday, show off your style in a walk down the DMA catwalk. Please note: Sewing skills will not be taught in this camp.
Please note, communication about the camp will be sent to the email address used during the checkout process approximately one week in advance.
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Jun
25 Mon
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Summer Camp: Project: Fashion!

Dallas, TX
United States
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $210.00
DMA MEMBER: $175.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / DMA MEMBER Public Onsale: March 2, 2018 10:00 AM to June 25, 2018 10:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
AGES 9–12
June 25–29
9:00 a.m.–noon
Teacher: Amanda Batson
Create one-of-a-kind clothing and accessories for the fashionably adventurous! Use the culturally diverse artwork in the galleries to inspire you as you design bold new fashion for the future. Explore various fiber techniques, create with unconventional materials, and test yourself in “make it work” moments. On Friday, model your trend-setting designs when you walk the catwalk with fellow fashionistas in a DMA Fashion Show Extravaganza. Please note: Sewing skills will not be taught in this camp.
Please note, communication about the camp will be sent to the email address used during the checkout process approximately one week in advance.
$175.00 - $210.00
Jun
25 Mon
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Summer Camp: Sense-sational Art

Dallas, TX
United States
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $210.00
DMA MEMBER: $175.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / DMA MEMBER Public Onsale: March 2, 2018 10:00 AM to June 25, 2018 10:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
AGES 6–8
June 25–29
9:00 a.m.–noon
Teacher: Sherry Abbasi
Have fun with your five senses as we experience art with more than just our eyes. We’ll find inspiration in works of art from the Museum’s collection, and then experiment in the studio with collage, painting, drawing, printing, and more. Whether it’s sculptures that make sounds or paintings with terrific texture, this camp has something for everyone and will be a true sense-sation!
Please note, communication about the camp will be sent to the email address used during the checkout process approximately one week in advance.
$175.00 - $210.00
Jun
25 Mon
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Summer Camp: Destination Creativity

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 1:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $210.00
DMA MEMBER: $175.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / DMA MEMBER Public Onsale: March 2, 2018 10:00 AM to June 25, 2018 2:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
AGES 6–8
June 25–29
1:00–4:00 p.m.
Teacher: Amanda Batson
Travel the globe and discover stories from around the world in this fun, adventure-filled camp! Learn about Japanese warriors, fearless superheroes, and amazing animals in the galleries before crafting your own creations in the studio. Make up stories of your own and bring them to life with materials like paint, paper, recycled materials, and pastels.
Please note, communication about the camp will be sent to the email address used during the checkout process approximately one week in advance.
$175.00 - $210.00
Jun
25 Mon
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Summer Camp: Ready, Set, Draw!

Dallas, TX
United States
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
AGES 9–12
June 25–29
1:00–4:00 p.m.
Teacher: Sherri Abbasi
Sharpen your pencils and drawing skills! Try your hand at a variety of drawing techniques with an emphasis on improving your observation skills and learning introductory methods for using colored pencils, oil pastels, and even tempera paint. Explore color on gallery walks, sketch from works of art in your sketchbook, and create masterpieces of your own in the studio.
Please note, communication about the camp will be sent to the email address used during the checkout process approximately one week in advance.
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Jul
2 Mon
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Art Babies: Sunshine & Stardust

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 10:00 AM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Art Babies is just for children 0–24 months old and their caregivers. Join us in the galleries for songs and story time, followed by playtime and an opportunity to mingle with other parents and caregivers.
For the July–September classes, we’ll look to the skies and explore the “up above” through stories and songs in the galleries, and then enjoy sensory play in the Art Studio.
Adults do not need a ticket. When classes are filled, e-mail familyprograms@DMA.org to be placed on the waiting list.
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Jul
2 Mon
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Art Babies: Sunshine & Stardust

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 11:00 AM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Art Babies is just for children 0–24 months old and their caregivers. Join us in the galleries for songs and story time, followed by playtime and an opportunity to mingle with other parents and caregivers.
For the July–September classes, we’ll look to the skies and explore the “up above” through stories and songs in the galleries, and then enjoy sensory play in the Art Studio.
Adults do not need a ticket. When classes are filled, e-mail familyprograms@DMA.org to be placed on the waiting list.
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Jul
2 Mon
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Art Babies: Sunshine & Stardust

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 12:00 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Art Babies is just for children 0–24 months old and their caregivers. Join us in the galleries for songs and story time, followed by playtime and an opportunity to mingle with other parents and caregivers.
For the July–September classes, we’ll look to the skies and explore the “up above” through stories and songs in the galleries, and then enjoy sensory play in the Art Studio.
Adults do not need a ticket. When classes are filled, e-mail familyprograms@DMA.org to be placed on the waiting list.
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Jul
6 Fri
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Toddler Art: Ice Ice Baby

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 11:00 AM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
The Toddler Art class is for 2 and 3 year olds and a favorite grown-up. We will explore works of art in the galleries and then play with our new friends in Arturo’s Nest, the Museum’s kid-friendly space.
When the sun is sizzling, ice is nice! Investigate a frosty landscape in the galleries, and then enjoy water play in the courtyard.
Adults and younger siblings do not need a ticket. When classes are filled, e-mail familyprograms@DMA.org to be placed on the waiting list.
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Jul
9 Mon
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Summer Camp: Paint, Print, and Pattern

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 9:00 AM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $210.00
DMA MEMBER: $175.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / DMA MEMBER Public Onsale: March 2, 2018 10:00 AM to July 9, 2018 10:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
AGES 6–8
July 9–13
9:00 a.m.–noon
Teacher: Sherry Abbasi
One print, two print, three print—how many more? Take a whirlwind tour through the Museum’s galleries and discover how artists use different media and methods to create landscapes, portraits, and abstract paintings. Learn basic printmaking techniques including texture rubbings, stamp making, monotype printing, and more to print your own artistic creations. By week’s end, you will have created your very own gallery!
Please note, communication about the camp will be sent to the email address used during the checkout process approximately one week in advance.
$175.00 - $210.00
Jul
9 Mon
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Summer Camp: World Travelers

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 9:00 AM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $210.00
DMA MEMBER: $175.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / DMA MEMBER Public Onsale: March 2, 2018 10:00 AM to July 9, 2018 10:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
AGES 4–5
July 9–13
9:00 a.m.–noon
Teacher: Vanessa White
Pack your bags and grab your passport—we’re off on an around-the-world art adventure! We’ll travel the globe as we explore the Museum’s galleries, investigating the creativity and art of cultures near and far. Then you’ll paint, draw, collage, and build sculptures in the studio to capture your whirlwind adventure. Ready? Let’s go!
$175.00 - $210.00
Jul
9 Mon
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Summer Camp: The Artist in You

Dallas, TX
United States
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
AGES 6–8
July 9–13
1:00–4:00 p.m.
Teacher: Sherry Abbasi
Become an art expert and learn how to spot the differences between a Monet and a Mondrian! We’ll explore the -isms and -scapes of art—impressionism, cubism, cityscapes, seascapes, and more—as we create personal pieces inspired by the masters. Investigate van Gogh’s expressive landscapes, Monet’s soft color palette, and Picasso’s fractured cubist still lifes. Play with color, perspective, dots, and lines to make your own treasures and discover the artist in you!
Please note, communication about the camp will be sent to the email address used during the checkout process approximately one week in advance.
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Jul
10 Tue
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Toddler Art: Ice Ice Baby

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 11:00 AM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
The Toddler Art class is for 2 and 3 year olds and a favorite grown-up. We will explore works of art in the galleries and then play with our new friends in Arturo’s Nest, the Museum’s kid-friendly space.
When the sun is sizzling, ice is nice! Investigate a frosty landscape in the galleries, and then enjoy water play in the courtyard.
Adults and younger siblings do not need a ticket. When classes are filled, e-mail familyprograms@DMA.org to be placed on the waiting list.
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Jul
11 Wed
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Arturo's Art & Me: Water, Water Everywhere

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 11:00 AM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Arturo’s Art & Me is a class for 3-5 year olds and their favorite adult. Adults and young children listen to a story, look at works of art, and play hands-on games in the Museum galleries before creating an original work of art in the Art Studio.
Frozen or flowing, hot or cold, water isn't just found in nature! Search the galleries for waterfalls, icebergs, ponds, and more, and then use water as your art tool to create a masterpiece.
Adults and younger siblings do not need a ticket. When classes are filled, e-mail familyprograms@DMA.org to be placed on the waiting list.
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Jul
12 Thu
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Arturo's Art & Me: Water, Water Everywhere

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 11:00 AM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $8.00
DMA MEMBER: $5.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / DMA MEMBER Public Onsale: May 31, 2018 10:00 AM to July 12, 2018 11:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Arturo’s Art & Me is a class for 3-5 year olds and their favorite adult. Adults and young children listen to a story, look at works of art, and play hands-on games in the Museum galleries before creating an original work of art in the Art Studio.
Frozen or flowing, hot or cold, water isn't just found in nature! Search the galleries for waterfalls, icebergs, ponds, and more, and then use water as your art tool to create a masterpiece.
Adults and younger siblings do not need a ticket. When classes are filled, e-mail familyprograms@DMA.org to be placed on the waiting list.
$5.00 - $8.00
Jul
13 Fri
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Toddler Art: Ice Ice Baby

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 11:00 AM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
The Toddler Art class is for 2 and 3 year olds and a favorite grown-up. We will explore works of art in the galleries and then play with our new friends in Arturo’s Nest, the Museum’s kid-friendly space.
When the sun is sizzling, ice is nice! Investigate a frosty landscape in the galleries, and then enjoy water play in the courtyard.
Adults and younger siblings do not need a ticket. When classes are filled, e-mail familyprograms@DMA.org to be placed on the waiting list.
Sold Out
Jul
14 Sat
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Arturo's Art & Me: Water, Water Everywhere

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 11:00 AM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Arturo’s Art & Me is a class for 3-5 year olds and their favorite adult. Adults and young children listen to a story, look at works of art, and play hands-on games in the Museum galleries before creating an original work of art in the Art Studio.
Frozen or flowing, hot or cold, water isn't just found in nature! Search the galleries for waterfalls, icebergs, ponds, and more, and then use water as your art tool to create a masterpiece.
Adults and younger siblings do not need a ticket. When classes are filled, e-mail familyprograms@DMA.org to be placed on the waiting list.
Sold Out

Dallas Museum of Art - Education Events

1717 North Harwood Street
Dallas, TX
United States