Art Classes & Workshops

The Studio School offers adults (16+) year-round art classes and workshops in drawing, painting, photography, pottery, printmaking, mixed media, creative writing, and design. Yoga classes are also available.

Registration begins Nov 6 for current VMFA members and Nov 13 for non-members.

Drawing and Painting Classes at VMFA Studio School

Drawing + Painting

The Studio School offers a wide variety of drawing and painting classes and workshops geared for the beginning student through the experienced artist.

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Photography Classes at VMFA Studio School


Courses in digital, traditional and alternative photography processes are offered each semester at the Studio School.

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Pottery Classes at VMFA Studio School


Ceramic sculpture, hand-building, wheel-throwing, and glazing are all techniques taught in the Studio School’s pottery courses.

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Creative Writing Class at VMFA Studio School

Creative Writing

Memoir, poetry, short story and playwriting courses are some of the creative writing offerings at the VMFA Studio School.

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Yoga Classes at VMFA Studio School

Mind, Body + Spirit

Beginning Hatha Yoga classes incorporate stretching, strengthening, and breathing exercises to reduce stress and promote well-being.

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