Visual Arts Studio


Summer classes are NOW OPEN!
Most registration deadlines are one week prior to the course date. All courses are ages 14 and up unless otherwise noted.

Unable to register online?
Call 757-423-2052 x203 to register over the phone with a credit card, or mail your completed registration form with payment to:

Hermitage Museum & Gardens
Public Programs
7637 North Shore Road
Norfolk, VA 23505

*Please make checks payable to The Hermitage Foundation

For more information on classes at the Visual Arts Studio contact Carrie Spencer at 757-423-2052 x 203 or

Hermitage Visual Arts Studio Refund Policy

Refunds are available only if a course is cancelled by  the Hermitage Museum and Gardens. Students cancelling enrollment before the registration deadline (one week prior to the course start date) will receive a tuition credit which can only be applied to another class during the following session. Refunds are non-transferable.

About the Visual Arts Studio

The Hermitage Visual Arts Studio (VAS) offers an ongoing schedule of art courses and workshops throughout the year to fit all interests, ages, schedules, and skill levels. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced artist looking to hone your talents, the VAS and its knowledgeable instructors will provide a relaxing and comfortable environment for creative expression. 

Formerly the Horse and Cow Stables, the VAS is located just off of North Shore Road adjacent to the playground. Courses are offered to both adults and children throughout the year.