Teen Drawing Club

Teens drawing in the gallerySecond Fridays, 5 – 6:30 pm

Explore the galleries and boost drawing skills associated with different art movements, styles, and cultures. Led by artist Cheryl Dillard and designed for teenagers enrolled in middle or high school, monthly events include demos, art talks, and independent instruction to accommodate both beginning and accomplished artists.

Class Schedule


Understanding Value [TD1]

Fri, Sep 12, 5 – 6:30 pm | Art Education Center
Cheryl Dillard
Focus: Use of tints and shades to create depth and dramatic contrast
$10 (VMFA members $8)


Interpretation & Design [TD2]

Fri, Oct 10, 5 – 6:30 pm | Art Education Center
Cheryl Dillard
Focus: Creative explorations and symbols inspired by Ryan McGinness: Studio Visit
$10 (VMFA members $8)


Attention to Detail [TD3]

Fri, Nov 14, 5 – 6:30 pm | Art Education Center
Cheryl Dillard
Focus: Depicting detailed designs, textures, and patterns while drawing objects from observation
$10 (VMFA members $8)


Colorful Undertones [TD4]

Fri, Dec 12, 5 – 6:30 pm | Art Education Center
Cheryl Dillard
Focus: Overlapping and blending colors to show realism and emotion
$10 (VMFA members $8)