Museum School Painting Class

The Museum School at the Museums has been providing educational and cultural enrichment for people of all ages since 1918. The program began with studio art instruction and has expanded to include the areas of science, art history, creative writing, genealogy and history. The programs offered represent the rich and diverse resources and collections at the Museums and are led by dedicated staff and faculty. The Museum School is a place to learn, explore and let your imagination join your creative energies!

Office Hours

Monday–Friday, 9 am–5 pm
Saturday–Sunday, Closed

Adult Classes - Science
Topics In Modern Astronomy

Topics in Modern Astronomy

Adult Classes - Art & Cultural History
Why Pie?

Why Pie?

Adult Classes - Creative Writing
Adult Classes - Genealogy
Adult Classes - Design & Crafts


Zentangle: 3-D Ornaments

Zentangle: 3-D Ornaments

Floral Design: Fruit Topiary

Adult Classes - Drawing

Everything You Want to Know About Figure Drawing

Adult Classes - Pastels
Intro To Pastels Workshop

Intro to Pastels Workshop

Adult Classes - Painting
Color Mixing: The Limited Palette

Color Mixing: The Limited Palette

Portrait Painting Workshop

Portrait Painting Workshop

Adult Classes - Watercolor
Painting Birds In Watercolor

Painting Birds in Watercolor

Painting Animals In Watercolor

Painting Animals in Watercolor

Adult Classes - Pottery & Mosaics