Teen Studio – Art Classes

Expand your creativity and artistic awareness, build your own portfolio for college, or simply spend time with peers and professional artists through these studio classes related to VMFA’s world-renowned collection. Enrollment is limited in order to provide individual instruction and accommodations for teenagers of all skill levels. Register online or phone 804.340.1405.


[TE8] Digital: Graphic Design

Wednesdays, May 4, 11, & 18, 5 – 7 pm | Pauley Center Computer Lab
VMFA Staff
Ages 13 – 17 | Experiment with Adobe Photoshop Pro and Illustrator tools to design a unique marketing brand or personalized graphics.
$60 (VMFA members $54)

[TD9] Drawing: A Closer Look

Fri, May 13, 5 – 6:30 pm | Art Education Center
Cheryl Dillard
Ages 13 – 17 | Focus on capturing details and textures to create realistic effects in large-scale drawings of natural objects like seashells or feathers.
$10 (VMFA members $8)

[TS11] Animation: Crash Course

Sat, May 14, 1 – 4 pm | Art Education Center
Anh Do
Ages 13 – 17 | Learn how drawings can be brought to life through character illustration and experimentation with stop-motion animation techniques.
$25 (VMFA members $22)