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Houston Museum Summer Classes

Price: $8


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Houston Museum of Decorative Arts
Summer Programs!

Help your child become an official History Hunter with the Houston Museum during our fun filled summer classes!

June 6, 2019
The World of Glass:

Your children will love learning about the science, history, and techniques of glass making as they study Ms. Anna Houston's vast glass collection while viewing select pieces in person. Your class will also enjoy making a decorative glass craft in this exciting program.

June 13, 2019
Victorian Tea Party:

Your kids will love this lively "time travel" back to a formal tea party. Students learn about inventions of the 1800s and are introduced to proper Victorian manners, customs, and lifestyle as they are served tea by a Victorian attired hostess. Students then enjoy creating their own Victorian project.

June 20, 2019
Native American Artifacts:

Discover the past of Native Americans. Students will explore and learn the history and culture of Native Americans while viewing amazing artifacts from the Houston Museum collection while making their own craft to keep.

June 27, 2019
American Textiles:

Students will view and study some of the Houston's beautiful antique woven coverlets, samplers, and quilts, and learn the fascinating history and stories behind this traditional art form. They will also learn about natural material and methods used in weaving textiles, then get to try their hand at creating their own small masterpiece.

Program Coasts: Programs are $8.00 per child. Ages 8-12.
Contact to Register: Lilly Waters, Outreach Coordinator

Phone: (423) 267-7176
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