A free family drop-in art making program focusing on the artful side of geometry.  This hands-on art activity  is based on California Common Core State Standards for mathematics and geared for children (8-11).

Using the art of collage and mosaic, math concepts focusing on geometric shapes, proportion and symmetry will be taught by an experienced elementary school teacher.


Sunday, September 25  @ 11:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday, October 16 @ 11:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday, November 13 @ 11:00am - 2:00pm

All programs take place at CMATO and are inspired by the MADI art movement.  MADI art broadly focuses on Movement, Abstraction, Dimension and Invention.

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Online Resources for Art Education

Looking for an art activity with a solid academic foundation?  Have no fear, the arts community is brimming with free online resources:

Getty Museum Lesson Plans
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Smithsonian Learning Lab
Tate Museum Academy
MoMA Learning

Art Changes Lives

CMATO is committed to enhancing the cultural richness of our community and delivering excellence and innovation while engaging audiences in unique art and art education experiences.

Our goals are to enrich the public’s knowledge of art and art history, to stimulate an interest in art appreciation and an appreciation of other cultures through art and to inspire creativity and lifelong connections with art and to provide opportunities for creative engagement