Young @ Art

Registration Information

Summer 2023 Classes & Programs

Registration for VMFA Members
To accommodate the high volume of enrollment, members-only registration for the following categories will begin as noted below:

Studio School and Art History Classes (ages 16+)
Tue, Apr 11 | 8 am (online or by phone) or 10 am (in-person)

Early Childhood (5 years and under), Summer Camps (ages 5–12), and Summer in the Studio (ages 13–17) classes
Wed, Apr 12 | 8 am (online or by phone) or 10 am (in-person)

VMFA members have the first chance to register for classes. Not a member? Join today.

Registration for Non-members

Non-member registration for all classes begins
Tue, Apr 18 at 8 am (online or by phone) or 10 am (in-person)

The full schedule of class offerings will be available online in early March 2023.

Questions: 804.340.1405

Ages 2 1/2–5 years, accompanied by an adult

Innovative art lessons inspire imagination, individuality, and creativity. Join us for hands-on experiential play and arts activities, exciting gallery tours, and entertaining stories.

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 2 1/2–5, accompanied by an adult
Wednesdays, 10:30–11:30 am
Monthly themes | Different lessons weekly
Art Education Center
Enrollment limit: 6 children
Advance registration required


[EY3] I Am an Artist

Wed, Feb 1, 8, 15, or 22, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | Investigate various forms of artistic expression and use your imagination to create works of art that are unique-just like you!

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


[EY4] I Am an Artist

Wed, Feb 1, 8, 15, or 22, 4–5 pm | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | Investigate various forms of artistic expression and use your imagination to create works of art that are unique-just like you!

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


[EY5] Sense-sation Inspiration

Wed, Mar 1, 8, 15, or 22, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | Activate your senses as you discover the sights,
sounds, textures, and smells depicted in art.

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


[EY6] Sense-sation Inspiration

Wed, Mar 1, 8, 15, or 22, 4–5 pm | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | Activate your senses as you discover the sights,
sounds, textures, and smells depicted in art.

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


[EY7] Imagination Re-creation

Wed, Mar 29, Apr 12, 19, or 26, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | Cardboard, newspaper, and more. Use repurposed materials and found objects to make earth-friendly art projects.

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


[EY8] Imagination Re-creation

Wed, Mar 29, Apr 12, 19, or 26, 4–5 pm | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | Cardboard, newspaper, and more. Use repurposed materials and found objects to make earth-friendly art projects.

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


[EY9] Nature's Palette

Wed, May 3 or 10, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | Notice nature’s many colors and textures and create art from natural materials.

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


[EY10] Nature's Palette

Wed, May 3 or 10, 4–5 pm | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years, with an adult | Notice nature’s many colors and textures and create art from natural materials.

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