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Jackson, MS 39201


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11 AM - 7 PM

Friday - Saturday

10 AM - 5 PM


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2020 The Museum School Summer Camps

2020 The Museum School Summer Camps

Painting, drawing, printmaking, working with clay, and more, The Museum School’s Summer Camps offer a wide range of art experiences in a variety of media for ages 4+. Camps are led by experienced teaching artists, and projects are inspired by exhibitions on view at the Museum. On the last day of class, we will showcase our work for parents and caretakers and have a celebration at the Museum’s splash pad. And remember to always bring your imagination and DRESS FOR MESS!

• All materials are covered in the cost of registration. Museum members receive 15% off!
• For half-day classes (9 AM-noon), please pack a snack. For full-day classes (9 AM-4 PM), please pack snacks and a lunch.
• The application process for need-based scholarships will open in mid-April.
• Volunteer openings are available. APPLY HERE
Questions? Contact Victoria Meek, Associate Curator of Studio and Family Programs at vmeek@msmuseumart.org or 601.965.9912


Ages: 4 - 5: Mini Masters Time: 10-11:30 AM Cost: $75. per week, $63.75 Members

Mini Masters in an introduction to the art studio for preschoolers and their caregiver. Together, participants will experience an array of materials to strengthen visual literacy and build problem solving skills. Paint sticks, construction paper, air-dry clay, and watercolors are all possibilities each week. REGISTER HERE

Ages 6 - 12: Young Artist Time: 9 AM - 4 PM Cost: $250. per week, $212.50 Members

Develop your artistic eye and discover what inspires you during this week of exploratory art making. In each full day camp, students will be given the freedom to create within thematic boundaries and receive guidance from experienced teaching artists. REGISTER HERE

Ages 13 - 17: Studio Session Time: 1 - 4 PM Cost $200. per week, $170. Members

This intensive half-day course designed for high school students will focus on improving fundamental skills and techniques through portfolio development. Each week students will learn about new art forms and materials from professional studio artists. REGISTER HERE