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Museum School - Winter 2019

The Museum is our inspiration. Art classes for children ages 4 to 17 at Albuquerque Museum.

Museum School
Winter Art Classes
January - April 2019

Registration is open. 

The City of Albuquerque is using a new registration system called RecTrac. Create your new account now to save time when registration for classes open. Click this link and "Create an Account." You'll be set to register all your family members for this semester and the future!

 

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* Museum members receive a 10 percent discount

No registration by telephone is accepted.

Albuquerque Museum School flyer Winter 2018

A limited number of scholarships are available; limited to one class per student.

 

Email the application to [email protected]

Or mail to:

Albuquerque Museum
attn: Education
2000 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104

Make the Museum Your Classroom!

PRESCHOOL ADVENTURES IN ART (Ages 4 – 5) $60

Thursdays, 10:00–11:30 a.m. or 1:00–2:30 p.m.

BLUE GLUE!

April 11, 18, 25, May 2

In this class, young children will become expert collage artists using blue glue to create compositions that are both surreal and imaginative! Mosaic, photo montage and decoupage techniques will be in store.

YOUTH STUDIO (AGES 6-14) $70

Fridays, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. (10-14) Fridays 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. (Ages 6 – 9) Saturdays, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. (Ages 6 – 10)

COLLAGE COLLECTIVE

Friday April 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10
Saturday April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11

Together we will immerse ourselves in the exciting world of collage, photo montage, mosaic and decoupage using paper images, fabric and found objects. Students will view images from Man Ray, Hannah Hoch and local artists to find inspiration. Projects in this session will be done individually and collectively! 

Instructors

Ophelia Adelai Cornet is head art teacher and summer art coordinator at the museum. She is forever inspired and delighted by her young art students. spontaneity and talent. Her teaching is complemented by her love of painting as well as ceramics, design, gardening and travel.

Radka Apostalon was born in the Czech Republic and has been teaching at the museum for 11 years. Five years ago, she found a passion for clay and has been exploring it as both an artist and teacher. Her teaching draws inspiration from the rich history of art and culture on two continents and sharing those findings with young creative students.

Albuquerque Museum seeks to enhance children's artistic and cultural development through year-round classes and workshops in art and history. Classes for all ages from preschool to seniors are offered at nominal fees so that they are available to all.