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Classes and Workshops


2018 Class Schedule

June to September

The Massillon Museum first became a Blue Star Museum in 2014.  We are proud to offer a 10% discount on classes, event tickets, and Museum shop purchases year-round to the nation's active duty military personnel including National Guard and Reserve and their families.

MassMu is growing! Due to ongoing construction, no ongoing classes are currently available. However, a limited number of workshops are being offered! See below

Do the Mu


FREE Workshops, all ages! Do the Mu! is the first Saturday of every month.  Drop in
anytime between 12:00-2:00pm for a different art + history workshop taught by local artists or Museum staff. Try something new!  No registration required; free for all ages.


Saturday, July 7


"What's in a Name?" with Gary Spangler 

Explore symbolism and creative ways to represent your name! Walk away with a one of a kind symbol representing you! 

Free/Public/No Reservations

Saturday, August 4


"Paint by Train" with Megan Fitze

Make a unique railroad print using unusual objects and a variety of art forms!

Free/Public/No Reservations 

Saturday, September 1


"Tiny Buildings" with Kat Francis

Construct your own miniature house or building with reclaimed materials from MassMu’s construction project and supplies.

Free/Public/No Reservations




No regular ceramics classes are currently offered. Our ceramics studio will reopen in spring of 2018. We'll keep updates posted here as we know more!

Songwriters' Workshop led by Bryan Stahl

Wednesday, April 18

Continues 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month May-September, 2018

Beginner Class

We invite anyone interested in songwriting ages 14 and up to join local Massillon musician and songwriter Bryan Stahl for a collaborative series of workshops. If you sing, play guitar or piano, have a melody or lyrics, come join us! Come to one, come to several, you're welcome any time.

These FREE workshops begin April 18 and will continue on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays from 7:00-9:00pm May through September 2018, at the Massillon Museum, 121 Lincoln Way East, Massillon, Ohio.

A songwriter showcase performance will be held in October 2018.

Ages 14+ FREE
  No registration required.

Funded by ArtsinStark through an individual artist grant


Spring & Summer Flower Transfer Workshop with Gary Spangler

Saturday, July 14


Create a beautiful piece of artwork to take home using a unique  transfer process. Select your favorite flower to be displayed artfully on fabric stretched over a wooden frame. Supplies provided. Space is limited.
Ages 10+ $15/members, $18/nonmembers
  To register, stop by the Museum during any of our open hours or call (330) 833-4061.


Botanical Drawing Workshop with Kat Francis

Saturday, July 28


Plant life has been the inspiration to art for decades due to its beauty and unique form. It has been of great inspiration for not only realism but also abstract art. In this workshop you will learn to make realistic drawings of plants using a variety of techniques. We will be working in watercolor and ink to draw flowers, plant parts, and foliage. Supplies provided. Space is limited.
Ages 15+ $15/members, $18/nonmembers
  To register, stop by the Museum during any of our open hours or call (330) 833-4061.
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