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


[EW1] Splash, Slither, & Swim - Infants

Sat, Jul 9, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center

Ages 3–14 months, with an adult | Use your senses to enjoy water play, investigate rocks, sand, insects, and mixed-media art making. 

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


[EW2] Splash, Slither, & Swim - Toddlers

Sat, Jul 9, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Use your senses to enjoy water play, investigate rocks, sand, insects, and mixed-media art making.

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


[EW3] Splash, Slither, & Swim - Preschoolers

Sat, Jul 23, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center

Ages 2½–5 years, with an adult | Use your senses to enjoy water play, investigate rocks, sand, insects, and mixed-media art making.

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


[EW4] Weather and Woods - Infants

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

Ages 3–14 months, with an adult | Explore the textures of tree bark and the scent of flowers while creating art inspired by the seasons.

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


[EW5] Weather and Woods - Toddlers

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

Ages 15–30 months, with an adult | Explore the textures of tree bark and the scent of flowers while creating art inspired by the seasons.

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


[EW6] Weather and Woods - Preschoolers

Sat, Aug 20, 10:30–11:45 am | Art Education Center

Ages 2½–5 years, with an adult | Explore the textures of tree bark and the scent of flowers while creating art inspired by the seasons.

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