Art School for Children

  • Gladys' Gang: Twisted Trees

    October 1, 201410:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

    Join us for this popular series! Gladys’ Gang is a free, early childhood arts and literacy program for ages 2-5 that focuses on preparing children for kindergarten. Using art as a guide, children and their adult caregivers enjoy story time in the galleries followed by a hands-on art project in the CMA studios. The program is held the first Wednesday of each month from 10:00 until 11:00 a.m. This month’s theme is trees! Enjoy story time in our galleries and then create your own 3-D trees in the studios. Registration required as space is limited. Free.
  • Gladys Gang: Picture Perfect

    November 5, 201410:00 - 11:00 a.m.

    Explore the CMA’s temporary exhibition, Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera and then re-create one of your favorite memories. Participants (ages 2-5) and their adult companions explore art through the introduction of elementary art terms such as color, line, shape and texture during the Gladys’ Gang series. This program includes story time and a creative studio activity.
  • Gladys Gang: Family Tree

    January 7, 201510:00 - 11:00 a.m.

    Inspired by the CMA’s temporary exhibit, Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera, this month’s Gladys’ Gang is all about family. This educational program includes theme based gallery visit, story time and creative studio activity designed for participants (ages 2-5) and their adult companions.