Foundations in Art

Children drawing in a galleryAges 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. Through technical guidance and encouragement from VMFA educator Merenda Woodward, students build their confidence, talents, and love of art!

 

Class Schedule


Pencils & Paints [CF7]

Thursdays, Apr 16, 23, 30, 4:15 – 6 pm (3 sessions) | Art Education Center
Merenda Woodward
Ages 9 – 12 | Be inspired by artists like Van Gogh and Manet to draw and paint still life artwork like a pro! Learn how to use similar painting methods, apply layers and undertones, and use complementary colors for contrast. 
$65 (VMFA members $59)


The Life of an Object [CF8]

Thursdays, May 7, 14, 21, 4:15 – 6 pm (3 sessions) | Art Education Center
Merenda Woodward
Ages 9 – 12 | Enjoy this exciting mixed media and sculpture class that focuses on form and function! Design a Joseph Cornell-inspired memory box, and learn to create and solve your own artistic challenges.
$65 (VMFA members $59)