Weekend Workshops for Kids


Drop in Art Workshops for Kids

The Monterey Museum of Art is now offering discount drop-in family programming on select Saturdays! Stop by and enjoy hands-on activities linked to current exhibitions and art discussions. Projects typically take artists 30 – 45 minutes to complete.

Cost: $5 per family

All ages welcome!

11:00 – 1:00 pm

MMA Pacific Street
559 Pacific Street, Monterey

Children must be accompanied by an adult during programming

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Upcoming Dates and Projects

Saturday, August 3: Textile Trees

Inspired by MMA’s exhibition “See the Forest for the Trees”, artists will use scrap paper and fabrics to create a forest and explore color values and shadows to imagine a forest full of dimension and texture.

Saturday, August 17: Surrealist Structures

Using dark paper and pastel crayons, artists will create dreamy surrealist structures inspired by the work of featured artist Matthew Barnes.

Saturday, August 31: Coastline Collage

Artists will discuss landscapes and torn paper in various colorways to design a seascape scene inspired by the magnificent Monterey coastline.