Education Schedule Spring 2006  

Art Explorers: “Say it with Texture!” (Lisette)
Join us as we take tours of the gallery exhibition “Uncommon Threads” and use textured materials to give your own art work a whole new feel.

Monday, Jan 30-March 20 3:45-4:45pm Age 6-9
$65M $75NM (17)

Drawing & Painting Ashanti to Zulu: Exploring African Art Traditions
Students will explore drawing and painting techniques while learning about African Art.

Thursday, Feb 9-March 30 3:45-4:45pm Age 10-15
$65M $75NM (17)

Home School Art Class “Art Through the Ages”
Students will explore how culture and religion have influenced art throughout different periods in history. A variety of techniques and media will be explored.

Monday, January 23-April 3 1:30-3pm Age 5-9
$80M/90NM (16)
Wed, January 25-April 5 1:30-3pm Age 5-9
$80M/90NM (16)
Fri, January 27-April 7 1:30-3pm Age 10-15
$80M/90NM (16)

Students will explore the influence of culture and religion on art throughout the ages.

Home School Bilingual Art Class
Your child will explore the Spanish language through the medium of art. Part 1 will be a foundation class where the Spanish words for colors, shapes, animals, etc will be learned; Part 2 will build on these concepts.

Mondays, April 10 – May 22 1-2pm Ages 6-9 $20M/$30NM

Little Artist Class “Once Upon an Art Experience”
Through art ventures little ones will explore
cultural folk tales.
Tuesday, January 24 - February 28 3:45-4:45pm Age 4-5
$55M $65NM (13)

Spring Break Mini Camp “Many Places, Many Faces”
Travel with us as we explore the faces and visit the places that make up our world. This camp offers an artistic alternative to days out of school.

Tuesday, April 10 – Friday, April 13, 9-11am Age 5-8
$80M $90NM (15)

Spring Break Mini Camp Drawing & Painting “The Urban Heartbeat”
Students will use urban themes to learn about drawing and painting techniques.

Monday, April 10 – Thursday, April 13, 9-11am Age 5-8
$80M $90NM

Trunk Training I

Tuesday, Feb 28 3-5pm Adult Free
Friday, March 31 5:30-7:30pm Adult Free
Tuesday, April 18 9:00-11:00am Adult Free

Mommy & Me Workshop

Friday, Jan 6 10-11am Age 3-5 Free
Friday, Feb 3 10-11am Age 3-5 Free
Friday, March 3 10-11am Age 3-5 Free
Friday, April 7 10-11am Age 3-5 Free
Friday, May 5 10-11am Age 3-5 Free

“2 Hearts Create Art” / Preschool Workshop
Share in a family art experience creating a Valentine Keepsake together.

Wednesday, Feb 8 3:30-4:30pm Age 3-5 $5M/$7NM
Thursday, Feb 9 3:30-4:30pm Age 3-5 $5M/$7NM
Saturday, Feb 11 10-11am Age 3-5 $5M/$7NM

The Art of the Book Workshop (Ezra Jack Keats, Caldecott Winner)
Come experience one of Ezra Jack Keats’ Caldecott winning books and create an art project inspired by his work.

Wednesday, March 8 3:30-4:30pm Age 3-5 $5M/$7NM
Thursday, March 9 3:30-4:30pm Age 3-5 $5M/$7NM
Saturday, March 11 10-11am Age 5-8 $5M/$7NM

Spring Fling Art Workshop
Let’s celebrate Spring by creating a season inspired work of art.

Saturday, April 8 10-11am Age 3-5 $5M/$7NM

ARTales Class
Literature will come alive through art as our educator reads stories to children ages 2-4. This program will combine story time with visual and / or hands on interaction. Registration required!

Wed, Jan 11-Feb 15 10-10:45am Age 2-4
Free M/ $10 NM
Thurs, Jan 12-Feb 16 10-10:45am Age 2-4
Free M/ $10 NM

Wed, March 8 – April 12 10-10:45am Age 2-4
Free M/ $10 NM
Thurs, March 9-April 13 10-10:45am Age 2-4
Free M/ $10 NM

Bi-Lingual ARTales
Introduce your children to the Spanish language through art as stories are read to children ages 2-4 in Spanish. Located in our large classroom, this program will combine story time with visual and/ or hand on interaction. Registration required!

Monday, Jan 23-Feb 27 9:30-10:15am Age 2-4
Free M/ $10 NM
Monday, April 3-May 8 9:30-10:15am Age 2-4

Saturday, May 20 “India”



The following payment policy applies to all programs offered at the Fayetteville Museum of Art. You may enroll over the phone (910) 485-5121 or in our office Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. The Museum accepts MasterCard, Visa, personal check, or cash. Classes will be filled on a first-come first-serve basis according to individual enrollment/payment. Thank you for your continued support in the Fayetteville Museum of Art through your membership and participation in our education programs.

To enroll for any class/camp a $20 deposit/child is required at time of registration; full payment is due 2 weeks prior to the start of the class. When registering less than 2 weeks before class begins, full payment is required.

To enroll for workshops, individuals must pay the entire fee ($5 Members/$7 Non members) for each child registered.

*Please note: Full payment will serve as confirmation of class enrollment it is not the responsibility of the Museum to call before the start of a program.*



Unique birthday parties.

The Museum offers unique birthday parties for all ages. These parties include an art education program with hands on activities, and art supplies are provided. A Party Coordinator will arrange the art activities according to the theme of the party. Parties must by scheduled three weeks prior to the date of celebration. Each party is located on the lower level of the Museum and/or outside.

  • -Themed Birthday Parties
    -Bi-Lingual Parties (Spanish)
    -2 Hours in Length
    -Art Supplies are provided
  • - Must schedule 3 weeks in advance
    -10 individuals $140/member & $150/non-member is due two
    weeks prior to the intended party date. 50% of deposit is due upon scheduled date
  • - Parties include 10 people; additional attendance is $5 per person
    Call 910.485.0548 to book your party today.

Smart Start * Start Programs/Cumberland County Partnership for Children (CCPFC) at the Museum - The Fayetteville Museum of Art brings the world to children. Visual experiences and contact with works of art are important in developing thinking skills, creative problem solving, and cross-cultural understanding. Our custom-made trunks are full of exciting artifacts, toys, musical instruments, fine arts posters, and books. Each comes with its own teacher's manual. Every theme is designed to be age appropriate with students' abilities and interests. Further, the museum provides free Trunk Training I&II Workshops for adults.

Tours/Hands On

Children enjoying a hands-on art experience
Guided Tours bring history and culture to life through art. Tours are available for K-12 students, preschoolers, adult groups and senior citizens. Museum tours are given by Staff and Museum Docents (trained volunteer guides). Programs for visitors with disabilities are provided - call in advance for special tours. Tour visits highlight special exhibitions and may include interactive activities for a fee.


Youth Volunteer Program
Gain experience while working at the Fayetteville Museum of Art. Volunteers are needed, age 14 or older, to help in various capacities. Volunteers will assist with classes, camps, tours, and special events, and work in administrative areas.


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