Danforth Art School offers studio art classes and workshops for everyone - regardless of experience. From absolute beginners to established artists with advanced degrees, students find opportunities to learn from professional artists as well as from their fellow students in a supportive art community. See Student Info for important information including supply lists, parent information and school office hours.
*A NOTE REGARDING OUR FALL SEASON: Danforth Art School will have an abbreviated fall season of classes for adults and children in grades K-8 in the Danforth Building from September 10 through October 7. Registration opens online on August 24. We are grateful to our faculty for accommodating this scheduling change. We anticipate that we will have a more robust winter season in the winter season in the new facility in January.
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September 10–October 7, 2016
Danforth Art School is located on the second floor of the Danforth Building at 123 Union Avenue in Framingham. Facilities include 8 sunny air-conditioned studios, a photo lab, printmaking presses and a weaving studio. Students find inspiration in art on view in the Museum’s Permanent Collection galleries. Free parking is available in the Danforth Art lot, and wheelchair access is by elevator through the red door on Pearl Street.
Danforth Art Faculty consists of over 40 professional artists dedicated to the teaching process. Over 400 classes and workshops are offered yearly for preschoolers, children, teens, adults and teachers, inspiring artists at all levels to explore drawing, painting, watercolor, and other materials and techniques. In collaboration with Framingham State University, the Danforth Art offers graduate credits for professional development courses.