Kids & Architecture Sketching Class

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April 2, 2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Menil Collection
1533 Sul Ross St
Houston, TX 77006

Join the Architecture Center Houston  Kids & Architecture Committee for a sketching class at the Menil Collection. After checking in, students and architects will spread out through the Menil Campus. Potential sites include The Menil Collection, Drawing Institute, Menil Park and surrounding bungalows. 

Parking is avaiable in the Menil's parking lot on West Alamba and there is street parking in the area. Please plan to arrive early to allow time to park and check-in.

Further Information about the Class:

  • This is an indoor/outdoor class, so please dress appropriately for the weather.
  • Students will work one on one or in small groups with architects to learn and develop hand sketching techniques.
  • Cost of the session is $30 including materials or $15 without materials per student.
  • Registration with materials includes a sketch book, pencils, bottle of water and a snack. Students and parents can choose to bring their own materials.
  • For students bringing their own materials, only pencils and small to medium size sketching pads are allowed in the Menil.
  • Currently, the Menil is asking all visitors to wear masks indoors.
  • The class is open to students age 12 and up. Adults are welcome to participate and parents are encouraged to stay for the class.
  • Registrants will be emailed before the class with meetup location.

Please plan to arrive early to allow time to park and check-in. Class will conclude at noon. Students will be ready for pick-up or departure between noon. We encourage family and friends to explore the park and surrounding areas after class.