Young @ Art
Ages 2 ½ – 5 years, accompanied by adult
Select Tuesdays, 10 am or 2 pm
MWV Art Education Center
$10 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $8)
Enrollment limit: 12 child/adult pairs
Innovative, hour-long art lessons inspire your child’s imagination and creativity. Join Ms. Lori for hands-on activities (new activities introduced weekly), along with age-appropriate gallery tours, entertaining stories, exploratory puzzles, movement games, and more!
Jan 14, 21, 28
[YA5] Costumes and Characters (register online)
Using the Hollywood Costume special exhibition as inspiration, create your own costumes and become the character.
Special note for Jan 21: The afternoon session of Young @ Art has been cancelled due to inclement weather.
Feb 4, 11, 18, 25
[YA6] Signs and Symbols (register online)
Signs and symbols are found everywhere — in our neighborhoods and even the VMFA galleries. Enjoy identifying symbols such as those found in works by Virginia artist Ryan McGinness.
Mar 4, 11, 18, 25 Mar 4, 10 am class canceled due to weather
[YA7] World Travelers (register online)
Explore different countries and cultures at VMFA through the art that people create. Use these artworks and artifacts as inspiration for your own creations.
Apr 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
[YA8] Discover Color (register online)
Explore the world of color in VMFA's collection. In the studio, explore color theory as you blend, glue, and print to create luminous works of your own.
May 6, 13, 20
[YA9] Making an Impression (register online)
Explore the art of the Impressionists. Let their quick brush strokes and globs of color inspire you to create your own masterpieces.