Museum School

The Mississippi Museum of Art is pleased to offer The Museum School, an educational program offering a variety of art opportunities for young children, teens, and adults during the Summer, Fall, Winter, and Spring. Be inspired to create in our unique environment! The Museum School draws inspiration from our exhibitions and permanent installations. Revitalize your creativity and join a class today!

Members receive 15% off class registrations.

Museum School Classes

Introduction to Ceramic and Mixed Media Sculpture

May 15, 2018 to May 17, 2018

6-8 PM

Entergy Classroom

Ages 16+ Cost: $60 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE Students will be introduced to ceramic and mixed media sculpture projects during this three-day evening class. Guided by art educator McKenzie Drake, each class

Mini Matisse: Meet the Materials I

May 22, 2018 to May 24, 2018

9-11 AM

Entergy Classroom

Ages 3-4* Cost: $75 Class limit: 9 REGISTER HERE Introduce your budding artist to the Museum and all the materials that help artists to create! Each class focuses on a different material

Mini Matisse: Meet the Masters

May 29, 2018 to May 31, 2018

9-11 AM

Entergy Classroom

Ages 3-4* Cost: $75 Class limit: 9 REGISTER HERE. From George Ohr to Sam Gilliam, Benny Andrews and more, this three-day camp will be an introduction to the art practices of the

Young Artists: Arts and Nature

June 4, 2018 to June 8, 2018

9 AM-4 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

Ages 8-10 Cost: $250 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE Investigate the connections between art and nature through sculpture, drawing, painting, and installation art through our Museum Art Garden and Galleries. In this

Little Masters: Color!

June 4, 2018 to June 8, 2018

9 AM-noon

Entergy Classroom

Ages 5-7 Cost: $175 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE Blue, maroon, yellow, chartreuse, and more! This week’s camp will have students exploring color through drawing, painting, and sculpture. Inspired by works

Studio Session I: Pop Art!

June 11, 2018 to June 15, 2018

9 AM-4 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

Ages 11-13 Cost: $250 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE How do we celebrate people or things that we think are trendy? What are today’s trends? In this week’s camp, participants

Little Masters: Sculpture!

June 11, 2018 to June 15, 2018

1-4 PM

Entergy Classroom

Ages 5-7 Cost: $175 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE Building with sculptural materials such as clay, papier mache, wire, large beads, and found materials, children ages 5-7 in this afternoon class will

Mini Matisse: Meet the Materials II

June 12, 2018 to June 14, 2018

9-11 AM

Entergy Classroom

Ages 3-4* Cost: $75 Class limit: 9 REGISTER HERE Introduce your budding artist to the Museum and all the materials that help artists to create! Each class will focus on a different

Young Artists: Color Expressions

June 18, 2018 to June 22, 2018

9 AM-noon

Entergy Classroom

Ages 8-10 Cost: $175 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE During this Young Artists camp, students will spend a week exploring the science and art of color by creating drawings, collages, paintings, and

Studio Session II: Working with Scale (2-D Mixed Media)

June 18, 2018 to June 22, 2018

1-4 PM

Entergy Classroom

Ages 14-17 Cost: $175 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE From small to large scale projects, this afternoon class will challenge students to work in a variety of scales using 2-D media. Projects

Studio Session I: Mississippi Narratives

June 18, 2018 to June 22, 2018

9 AM-4 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

Ages 11-13 Cost: $250 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE We all have our story to tell, so let’s be sure to tell it! In this week’s class, participants will work

Studio Session I: Ceramics and Mixed Media Sculpture

June 25, 2018 to June 29, 2018

1-4 PM

Entergy Classroom

Ages 11-13 Cost: $175 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE Exploring sculptural materials, this afternoon camp is designed to allow students to grow more familiar with clay, papier mache, wire, and found materials.

Little Masters: Art and Nature

June 25, 2018 to June 29, 2018

9 AM-noon

Entergy Classroom

Ages 5-7 Cost: $175 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE Investigate the connections between art and nature through sculpture, drawing, painting, and installation art through The Art Garden and galleries. In this Little

Watercolor Workshop: Color, Line, and Shape

June 26, 2018 to June 28, 2018

6-8 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

Ages 16+ Cost: $30 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE Students will learn the basics of watercolor in this three-session evening class with the Museum's William R. Hollingsworth Fellow McKenzie Drake. In each session

Young Artists: Full STEAM Ahead!

July 9, 2018 to July 13, 2018

9 AM-noon

BancorpSouth Classroom

Ages 8-10 Cost: $175 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE What happens when science, technology, engineering, and math meet art? In this week’s camp, campers will be led by art educator Emily

Studio Session II: Working with Scale (3-D Mixed Media)

July 9, 2018 to July 13, 2018

1-4 PM

BancorpSouth Classroom

Ages 14-17 Cost: $175 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE From small to large scale projects, this afternoon class will challenge students to work in a variety of scales using 3-D media. Projects

Little Masters: Color, Line, and Shape

July 9, 2018 to July 13, 2018

9 AM-noon

BancorpSouth Classroom

Ages 5-7 Cost: $175 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE During the week of Little Masters, students will explore the visual arts through various practices to gain experience in collage and watercolor techniques,

Young Artists: Sizzle, Crash, Pop!

July 16, 2018 to July 20, 2018

BancorpSouth Classroom

Age: 8-10 Cost: $175 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE What is it like to draw while eating something salty or sweet? How can we change the texture of a "ready-made" through sculptural

Little Masters: Book Making and Storytelling

July 16, 2018 to July 20, 2018

9 AM-noon

BancorpSouth Classroom

Ages 5-7 Cost: $175 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE Be inspired by your favorite books and create your own! In this week’s Little Masters, students will learn fundamental skills of color,

Young Artists: Architecture and Design STEAM

July 23, 2018 to July 27, 2018

9 AM-4 PM

Entergy Classroom

Ages 8-10 Cost: $250 Class limit: 15 REGISTER HERE Explore architecture and design through this week’s Young Artists camp. Along with art educator Emily Simmons, students will learn fundamentals in art

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