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Are you interested in experimenting with new media and art techniques in the museum? Join us!

We offer classes and workshops for teens during Family Festivals, in the summers, and on Saturdays throughout the year. Visit for a drop-in program, register for a Saturday workshop, or apply for a week-long summer program at the museum.

Saturday workshops combine gallery experiences with art making in the studio. These workshops are offered one Saturday each month, and topics change regularly based on artwork and exhibitions in the museum. Facilitated by a teaching artist, participants explore the galleries and then get the chance to create their own artworks in the studio using a wide variety of media and techniques, from traditional to digital.

Selected Saturdays, 11:00–4:00
$10 members, $12 nonmembers
Registration required; please click on the workshop links below to register and e-mail with questions.

November 14, 2015
Making Place
You're the architect of your space! Work with a teaching artist and other teens to create an installation inspired by David Adjaye's work and exhibition. 
Register online!

December 12, 2015 
#follow: Mixed Media
Who do you follow on social media? Use your devotion as inspiration to create a mixed media zine and express your fandom. 
Register online!  

January 9, 2016
Warhol, Print, Repeat 
Get inspired by the classic work of Andy Warhol in our galleries with a teaching artist, and master the art of screen printing.  
Register online! 

February 13, 2016
Sculpt and Sketch 
Explore the exhibition Martin Puryear: Multiple Dimensions and experiment with drawing, printmaking, and sculpture to create your very own unique work. 
Register online!

We won’t have a Teen Workshop in March, but please check back for April-June workshop topics and dates in the new year.


Check out the Teen Programs Facebook page and Instagram to see photos from past workshops.