New-student registration for spring 2013 begins today and runs through January 21. (Registration for continuing students, scholarship students, and MFAH Members at the family level and above opened in November.) View the course catalog.
Many different options are available, including the exciting lineup of Explorer classes, such as The Big Picture and Make Believe. Explorer classes are held weekday mornings for ages 3–4 with an adult.
In addition to familiar favorites such as Ceramics, Digital Art, Drawing & Painting, Fashion, and Sculpture, the Junior School also offers Cartooning (ages 8–10), Young Architects (ages 10–12), and Stop-Motion Animation (ages 14–18). Sunday afternoon workshops include Animals and Art (adult/child), Junior Fashion Designer (ages 6–8), and Edible Art (ages 14–18). New this spring are "Portrait of Spain" and "Inspired by Picasso," which are influenced by MFAH exhibitions.
Classes are held after school Monday through Thursday; Saturday morning and afternoon; and Sunday afternoon. The spring semester begins January 5. For details, click here or call 713.639.7700.