Classes

The Walt Disney Family Museum offers art and animation classes to students of all ages.

Grades 6‑12
Every Wed, Aug 29–Oct 17 | 4–6pm
Successful animators have a comprehensive understanding of basic animation techniques and principles. This eight-week course focuses on one of these concepts each class by working traditionally with pencil and paper.
Grades 6‑8
Every Sun, Sep 9–Oct 14 | 10am–noon
Walt Disney’s career began in the world of cartooning. He envisioned himself as a cartoon artist, and in fact, drew many of the comics in his high school magazine, The Voice. With this passion, he created one of the most recognizable cartoon characters of all time.
Grades 6‑12
Every Wed, Oct 24–Dec 19 (No class Nov 21) | 4–6pm

Successful animators must always first have a comprehensive understanding of basic animation techniques and principles. This eight-week course focuses on one of these concepts in each class by working traditionally with pencil and paper. Budding animators develop a strong foundation, continue to...

Grades 3‑5
Every Sun, Oct 28–Dec 9 (No class Nov 25) | 10am–noon

Walt Disney’s career began in the world of cartooning. From a young age, he envisioned himself as a cartoon artist and, in fact, drew many of the comics in his high school newspaper The Voice. With this passion, he created one of the most recognizable cartoon characters of all time. Join us for this...

Every Sun, Oct 28–Dec 9 (No class Nov 25) | 1–3pm

In this six-week class, take the traditional animation techniques that Walt and his team used daily with pencil and paper, and move them into the digital world. Learn skills and software using Toon Boom to create hand-drawn animation on the computer. This class will focus on introductory-level...

Grades 9‑12
Every Thu, Nov 1–Dec 13 (No class Nov 22) | 4–6pm

In this six-week class, take the traditional animation techniques that Walt and his team used daily with pencil and paper, and move them into the digital world. Learn skills and software using Toon Boom to create hand-drawn animation on the computer. This class will focus on introductory-level...

Scholarship Programs

We are no longer accepting scholarship applications for our Summer Classes 2018. We encourage you to apply next year. You may still apply for any of our other classes taking place at The Walt Disney Family Museum.

Schedule subject to change. Please check calendar or ticket desk on the day of your visit for most current schedule.