Artsy Infants

Ages 3-13 months, accompanied by an adult
Select Mondays, 12:30-1:30 pm
Art Education Center
$18 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $15)
Enrollment limit: 12 infants
Advance registration required

It’s never too early to introduce your child to art. This innovative program engages both baby and caregiver through the gallery visits and safe art projects.

To determine if this class is developmentally suited for your child, please contact Lori Valente Coffey at 804.340.1343.

Note: Classes are nonrefundable and cannot be transferred to another class. Be sure to mark your calendars

We offer weekend infant classes also!
Check out Wee-Kids Workshops on select Saturdays of each month.

Class Schedule


[EA4] This Little Light of Mine

Mon, Feb 24, 12:30–1:30 pm | Art Education Center

Ages 313 months | Catch your baby's eye with light-filled works of art, shimmering art materials, and interesting gallery spaces.

$18 per baby/adult pair, per class (VMFA members $15)


[EA5] Color Me Glad

Mon, Mar 16, 12:30–1:30 pm | Art Education Center, Classroom

Ages 313 months | View vibrant paintings and paint with bright colors while gaining an understanding of how baby's vision develops.

$18 per baby/adult pair (VMFA members $15)


[EA6] Bonding with Baby

Mon, Mar 30, 12:30–1:30 pm | Art Education Center

Ages 3–13 months | Notice the interaction between parents and children in the VMFA collection. Along the way, sing, play, and create with your baby.

$18 per baby/adult pair (VMFA members $15)


[EA7] Musical Me

Mon, Apr 20, 12:30–1:30 pm | Art Education Center

Ages 3–13 months | Babies will enjoy bouncing to the beat while discovering musically themed works of art.

$18 per baby/adult pair (VMFA members $15)


[EA8] Fuzzy Friends

Mon, Apr 27, 12:30–1:30 pm | Art Education Center

Ages 3–13 months | Enjoy singing animal songs as you search the galleries for creatures and create animal-inspired art in the studio.

$18 per baby/adult pair (VMFA members $15)


[EA9] Nature Babies

Mon, May 11, 12:301:30 pm | Art Education Center

Ages 313 months | Explore VMFA's Sculpture Garden to see how nature positively affects baby's developing senses. In the garden, create a nature-inspired work of art.

$18 per baby/adult pair (VMFA members $15)