Wee-Kids Workshops

Foster an early appreciation for VMFA’s campus and the arts, through play, movement activities, stories and age-appropriate experiential art projects.

Questions? Phone 804.340.1343.

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 3 months–5 years accompanied by an adult
Select Saturdays, 10:30–11:45
Art Education Center
Enrollment limit: 6 children
Advance registration required


[EW7] Musical Me - Infants

Sat, Dec 10, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 3–14 months, with an adult | Move your feet and dance to the beat as you visit Storied Strings: The Guitar in American Art and make music inspired art.
 
$24 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW8] Musical Me - Toddlers

Sat, Dec 10, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Move your feet and dance to the beat as you visit Storied Strings: The Guitar in American Art and make music inspired art.
 
$24 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW9] Musical Me - Preschoolers

Sat, Dec 17, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 ½–5, with an adult | Move your feet and dance to the beat as you visit Storied Strings: The Guitar in American Art and make music inspired art.
 
$24 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW1] Worlds of Color

Sat, Jan 14, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 3 - 13 months, with an adult | View vibrant paintings that captivate our senses and paint with bright colors to make colorful works of our own. 

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW2] Worlds of Color

Sat, Jan 14, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 14 - 30 months, with an adult | View vibrant paintings that captivate our senses and paint with bright colors to make colorful works of our own. 

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW3] Worlds of Color

Sat, Jan 21, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | View vibrant paintings that captivate our senses and paint with bright colors to make colorful works of our own. 

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW4] The Wonder of Light

Sat, Feb 11, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 3 - 13 months, with an adult | Focus on the captivating and intriguing element of Light in class this month. Find wonder and creativity through explorations of translucent objects and art materials. 

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW5] The Wonder of Light

Sat, Feb 11, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 14 - 30 months, with an adult | Focus on the captivating and intriguing element of Light in class this month. Find wonder and creativity through explorations of translucent objects and art materials. 

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW6] The Wonder of Light

Sat, Feb 18, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | Focus on the captivating and intriguing element of Light in class this month. Find wonder and creativity through explorations of translucent objects and art materials. 

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW7] Animals at the Museum

Sat, Mar 4, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 3 - 13 months, with an adult | Find furry, scaly, webbed and winged creatures, all throughout the VMFA campus. Enjoy singing animal songs and making animal inspired art of your own

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW8] Animals at the Museum

Sat, Mar 4, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 14 - 30 months, with an adult | Find furry, scaly, webbed and winged creatures, all throughout the VMFA campus. Enjoy singing animal songs and making animal inspired art of your own

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW9] Animals at the Museum

Sat, Mar 18, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | Find furry, scaly, webbed and winged creatures, all throughout the VMFA campus. Enjoy singing animal songs and making animal inspired art of your own

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW10] The Joy of Movement

Sat, Apr 1, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 3 - 13 months, with an adult | Move and groove while exploring real and implied movement in objects on display then experience active artmaking in the Studio.

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW11] The Joy of Movement

Sat, Apr 1, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 14 - 30 months, with an adult | Move and groove while exploring real and implied movement in objects on display then experience active artmaking in the Studio.

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW12] The Joy of Movement

Sat, Apr 15, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | Move and groove while exploring real and implied movement in objects on display then experience active artmaking in the Studio.

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW13] From Garden to Table

Sat, May 6, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 3 - 13 months, with an adult | Artists like to eat just as much as we do! Explore edible items in paintings and discuss your favorite foods.

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW14] From Garden to Table

Sat, May 6, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 14 - 30 months, with an adult | Artists like to eat just as much as we do! Explore edible items in paintings and discuss your favorite foods.

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW15] From Garden to Table

Sat, May 13, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | Artists like to eat just as much as we do! Explore edible items in paintings and discuss your favorite foods.

$24 per toddler/adult pair (VMFA members $20)