Art Classes Onsite

Join us onsite for Instructor led classes in a variety of 2D and 3D art mediums at the VAC! Classes are available for all skill levels from beginners to experts and typically run 4 or 6 Weeks. Registration closes 72 hours prior to start date. If you miss the start date, you may email info@visualartcenter.org and ask to join mid-session. Open to 8 or fewer participants. An optional Class Supply Kit is available in the Art Supply Store for most classes.

VAC Members - Don't Forget to SIGN IN (Click HERE) to Receive your Membership Discount!

An Annual Individual VAC Membership costs $60 ($55 to renew) and will pay for itself after receiving a 20% discount on just two classes! 

CLICK HERE to become a VAC Member

Click Here For a Current PDF VAC Class & Activity Schedule


2D ART CLASSES - Additional Materials Fee May Apply

GLASS - Additional $20 Materials Fee

PHOTOGRAPHY

JEWELRY - Additional Materials Fee May Apply

POTTERY & CLAY - Includes 25 lbs. of clay with glazing and kiln firing for up to 6 pieces

    • Handbuild & Wheel All Levels with Ricardo Hicks
    • Handbuild Big & Tall All Levels with Ricardo Hicks
    • Pottery Wheel for Beginners with Steve Strunk

Instructors: Our talented instructors teach in a variety of media. To learn more about our instructors, download a printable PDF Instructor Brochure (click here) 

Class Times:  Morning sessions meet from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, and afternoon sessions meet from 1:00 - 4:00 pm. Evening sessions meet from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. 

If you have any trouble using the website to register or pay your fees, please call the VAC at 941-639-8810 (from 10am to 2pm, Monday through Friday) or email info@visualartcenter.org and someone will help you.  

COVID-19 Precautions: Worktable separations will accommodate social distancing guidelines.  We will wipe tables before and after each class, however, cleaning wipes will be available in each classroom.  As an extra precaution, we suggest each student wipe their space before and after use.  Gloves and masks are not required but are available at the front desk for those who wish to use them. Personal hand sprays will also be available.

We encourage anyone who registers for a class and does not feel well to remain home and let us know. You will receive full credit for the remaining sessions of your class.