Young @ Art

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


[EY1] Puppet Play

Wed, Sep 21 or 28, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 ½–5, with an adult | Combine art materials and your imagination to create a puppet. Have fun bringing your puppet to life with singing and storytelling.
 
$20 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[EY2] Puppet Play

Fri, Sep 23 or 30, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 ½–5, with an adult | Combine art materials and your imagination to create a puppet. Have fun bringing your puppet to life with singing and storytelling.
 
$20 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[EY3] Tall Trees, Colorful Leaves

Wed, Oct 5, 12, 19, or 26, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 ½–5, with an adult | Explore seasonal changes in nature and life in, on, and around trees.
  
$20 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[EY4] Tall Trees, Colorful Leaves

Fri, Oct 7, 14, 21, or 28, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 ½–5, with an adult | Explore seasonal changes in nature and life in, on, and around trees.
  
$20 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[EY5] Creative Clay

Wed, Nov 2, 9, or 16, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 ½–5, with an adult | Experience the tactile elements of clay. Make discoveries as you roll, pinch, squeeze, and squish to create 3D art.

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


[EY6] Creative Clay

Fri, Nov 4 or 11, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 ½–5, with an adult | Experience the tactile elements of clay. Make discoveries as you roll, pinch, squeeze, and squish to create 3D art.

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


[EY7] Winter Nights, Bright Lights

Wed, Nov 30, Dec 7, or 14, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 ½–5, with an adult | Let your light shine as you investigate things shimmering in the sky and around the museum.
   
$20 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $17)


[EY8] Winter Nights, Bright Lights

Fri, Dec 2, 9, or 16, 10:30–11:30 am | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 2 ½–5, with an adult | Let your light shine as you investigate things shimmering in the sky and around the museum.
   
$20 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $17)