Drawing & Mixed Media¬

close up of a hand drawing


Thursday, August 22, 2024
6:30 PM-8:30 PM
Virginia MOCA


Adults (16+)
4 sessions
James O’Connor 

Get inspired by the art on view in our galleries, and work with an experienced teaching artist to elevate your skills in drawing and mixed media! This course provides the perfect opportunity to learn foundational drawing techniques while experimenting with methods that can take your work to the next level.  

Students will master essential concepts such as form, composition, and the application of various drawing materials, while also exploring mixed media to accurately depict figures and proportions. Additionally, participants will have the chance to experiment with nontraditional drawing media, unlocking new ways to bring their creative ideas to life.  

Through guided practice and innovative exercises, this course aims to foster artistic growth and inspire confidence in every student’s unique drawing ability. 

Level: All levels welcome
Thursdays, August 22–September 12
6:30–8:30 PM
Members $110; Nonmembers $125 


Made in VA Biennial

The inaugural Made in VA Biennial juried exhibition celebrates the extraordinary talent of Virginia artists. Featuring over 87 works from 61 artists, this exhibition will present a robust selection of exceptional contemporary art being made throughout the state.

July 12, 2024-January 5, 2025