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E.L. Cord Museum School

Looking to brush up on your watercolor skills? Have you always wanted to take Life Drawing? Do you have a child who loves to play with clay? Looking to build a design portfolio in preparation for applying to a college or university?

The E.L. Cord Museum School offers art classes on a year-around schedule – presenting a wide range of classes for people of all ages, skills, and technical abilities to foster their creativity. Toddlers, children, teens, adults and seniors are welcome to explore painting, life drawing, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking, photography, design courses, and book arts in one of our quarterly classes. Each class serves approximately 8-20 students and need-based scholarships and in-service credits are available.

Private classes and workshops are also available for organizations and groups. Private bookings require a minimum registration of 5 students and generally cap at 12 students.


Claire Muñoz
Charles N. Mathewson Senior Director of Education