Art in the Afternoon

​Select Fridays, 1:30-4pm

Designed for homeschool students, this series of studio classes, taught by Catherine Cross, starts with basics and builds upon them as students learn from authentic works of art, exploring elements and principles of design in engaging ways.


September 7 - Hi, Koo!
Explore the art of simple book making and Haiku poetry, while visiting the gallery to see, Zen Tales: The Art of Jon J Muth. Learn how to make Sumi ink and use a Japanese bamboo Sumi brush to create swift designs in your Japanese stitch book. Make several books to carry home in a special, one-of-a-kind box!


October 12 – Soundsuit Performance Lab
Become mesmerized by the colorful artwork of Nick Cave in, Nick Cave: Feat. Create your own “soundsuit” by using a variety of artistic tools and found objects! Take part in a “soundsuit performance” in the galleries!


November 2 – Totally Tactile and Textural!
Join us in the studio for a hands-on project! Touch, feel, and create your own tactile installation! Grab fabric, yarn, and found objects to make a masterpiece inspired by the artwork of Nick Cave in Nick Cave: Feat. Take home your own tactile treasures!


December 7 – Angels Among Us
Discover who or what an angel is to you in this magical workshop! Explore the angelic artwork of Purvis Young by viewing Purvis Young and His Angels. Be inspired by Young’s unique interpretations of an angel by creating your own version using a variety of materials.



Visitors: $20; $15 additional children
Museum Members: $15; $10 additional children

Call 407.896.4231 ext. 262 or email to register or use the links below.


Full refunds will be provided if a class does not meet minimum enrollment and is cancelled. A refund equal to half of tuition paid will be provided for cancellations made up to 7 days prior to the first day of the class. No refunds, no exceptions, will be made if the cancellation is made less than 7 days prior to a class. Refund requests must be made in writing and should be emailed to