Visit VMFA’s Art Education Center for innovative art projects that foster creativity, critical thinking, and fun! Explore the museum’s world-renowned collection of fine art, experiment with studio materials, and learn from expert instructors who accommodate all levels of skill and talent. Each studio program is tailored to a specific age group and correlates with the SOLs for Virginia Public Schools. Register online or phone 804.340.1405.
For kids 5 – 12 years.
Ages 5 – 17
Five-day programs run Jul 6 – Aug 28
Mon – Fri , 9 am – noon or 1 – 4 pm
Experience adventures in art, culture, and creativity in VMFA’s studios and galleries! Art camps are tailored to your child’s specific age group and taught by professional artists and educators.
Ages 5 – 8
Thursdays, 4:15 – 6 pm
Let your imagination soar in the studio as you make original works of art inspired by objects in the museum. Sign up for one or more of these fun and creative workshops led by Lori Valente Coffey.
Ages 9 – 12
Thursdays (three sessions), 4:15 – 6 pm
Imagine, create, and grow as an emerging young artist while making original artworks inspired by gallery observations and innovative materials.
Ages 6 – 9
Select Saturdays, 1 – 4 pm
Explore a variety of materials and subject matter while discovering new techniques and styles from around the world.