Toddlers

Foster your child’s growing autonomy with new sensory and fine motor experiences. Stimulate their budding curiosity through singing and movement activities, engaging stories, exploratory art experiences, and gallery walks. Monthly themes; different lessons weekly.

What to Know Before Coming to Class


Note: Classes are nonrefundable and cannot be transferred to another class. Be sure to mark your calendars.


Class Schedule

Ages 15–30 months, accompanied by an adult
Tuesdays or Thursdays, 10:30-11:30 am
Monthly themes | Different lessons weekly
Art Education Center
Enrollment limit: 6 toddlers
Advance registration required.


[ET8] Let It Shine

Thu, Dec 1, 8, or 15, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Investigate all that shimmers and shines. Discover dazzling jewels, and stars that light up the night. 

$20 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[ET1] Colors Everywhere

Tue, Jan 17 or 24, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Observe colors inside and out, explore colors found in large- scale paintings, and use color to express yourself in new ways.

$20 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[ET2] Colors Everywhere

Thu, Jan 19 or 26, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Observe colors inside and out, explore colors found in large- scale paintings, and use color to express yourself in new ways.

$20 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[ET3] No Place Like Home

Tue, Jan 31, Feb 7, 14 or 21, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Identify your favorite places and make connections to your home and neighborhoods, all while exploring our museum.

$20 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[ET4] No Place Like Home

Thu, Feb 2, 9, 16 or 23, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Identify your favorite places and make connections to your home and neighborhoods, all while exploring our museum.

$20 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[ET5] Under Construction

Tue, Feb 28, Mar 7, 14 or 21, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Get curious and inspired by art made with unexpected materials. Explore the concept of recycling and reusing through art we see in the galleries and art we make ourselves. 

$20 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[ET6] Under Construction

Thu, Mar 2, 9, 16 or 23, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Get curious and inspired by art made with unexpected materials. Explore the concept of recycling and reusing through art we see in the galleries and art we make ourselves. 

$20 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[ET7] Up, Down, Turn Around

Tue, Mar 28, Apr 11, 18 or 25, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Play with spatial concepts, notice movement in artwork, and experiment with dimensional materials.

$20 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[ET8] Up, Down, Turn Around

Thu, Mar 30, Apr 13, 20 or 27, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Play with spatial concepts, notice movement in artwork, and experiment with dimensional materials.

$20 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[ET9] Natural Artists

Tue, May 2 or 9, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Enjoy the museum grounds through nature inspired play, discoveries through yoursenses, and natural art materials.

$20 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[ET10] Natural Artists

Thu, May 4 or 11, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Enjoy the museum grounds through nature inspired play, discoveries through your senses, and natural art materials.

$20 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $17)