Classes

FOR ADULTS

Saturday Morning Untutored Life Drawing

These Saturday morning monthly untutored life drawing sessions, aimed at anyone wishing to develop his or her drawing skills, offer access to a model in a relaxed atmosphere. No instruction is provided; poses are timed and moderated. Easels and drawing boards are provided. Participants bring their own paper and drawing supplies.

Session 2: March 18, 25, April 1, 8 – Register by Friday, March 17
Session 3: April 15, 22, 29, May 6 – Register by Friday, April 14
Time: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon
Cost: $48 for one four-week session (MONA members), $58 (non-members)

Fees are non-refundable after classes begin; full payment is required in advance in order to guarantee a stipend for the model.


Yoga At MONA with Marsha Yeagley, RYT 200 Yoga Certified

Take pleasure in combining the unique energy of the visual arts with a physical and spiritual experience. For this progressive yoga, no previous experience is required and all levels are welcome. Participants must be able to move from standing to floor poses without difficulty. In MONA’s tranquil, aesthetic galleries practice basic yoga asana, pranayama, meditation, and relaxation. Please provide your own yoga mat and props.

Fridays: March 31, April 7, 14, 21*, 28, May 5
Time: 12:00 noon -12:45 p.m. (*Please note: Class on April 21 will meet at 10:00 a.m.)
Age: 18+
Cost: $50 for six sessions (MONA members), $60 (non-members); $11 drop-in rate for a single session
Register by: Thursday,  March 30

Fees are non-refundable after classes begin.
To register for classes, please call (308) 865-8559. If you have questions about classes, please email abellj1@nullunk.edu.


FOR KIDS

Home School Program

The spring Home School Program consists of one 1-1/2 hour class once a month. Classes, taking place in the Museum’s galleries and Program Room, are designed to be interactive lessons that encourage students to examine objects and ideas. Over the four months, students develop a theme for a project through a variety of sequential activities including discussion, drawing, painting, printmaking, and sculpture.

Thursdays: January 26, February 23, March 23, and April 27
Time: Choose one of the classes: (A) 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. or (B) 1:30-3:00 p.m.
Cost: $30 per child (members), $40 per child (non-members) for all four classes
Registration and payment for all four classes is due Friday, January 20. To register, call (308) 865-8559.

Class size is limited to 15 students in each class. Though not required, one chaperone per family is welcome; they are not required to pay, but must register. Because of space limitations, only registered students and chaperones may be in the Program Room. Fees are non-refundable after classes begin.

Scholarships are available through the generous support of The Arram Family Foundation. To apply for the Museum of Nebraska Art Class Scholarship funding please complete our registration form (PDF) and submit your request.