kids Archive

Art Safari Returns Saturday!

Now in its 22nd (!) year, Art Safari is the Torpedo Factory Art Center's annual hands-on open house for kids and their families. Read more →

“Play” On

This month’s “Play” exhibit — part of Virginia’s Minds Wide Open collaboration celebrating children and the arts — is about to get more playful, with additional activities for kids starting this weekend. Kids (and adults) can look forward to playing with: A child-height graffiti wall, made from gallery pedestals — grab chalk and make Read more →

Summer Art Camp!

How cute is this?! This is the design on our 2011 Art Camp t-shirts, designed by one of our school staffers 🙂 There’s still space in our summer art camp for kids, so go and sign your little ones up! It’s super fun – the whole staff would sneak away to art camp if Read more →

Art Teachers Volunteers Wanted for Summer Camp

Volunteer to Teach Art at Casa Chirilagua in Arlandria this Summer!This summer program offers educational programs to Latino children living in the Chirilagua neighborhood of Arlandria. This year, they are setting up an Art Studio component and they need volunteers to help teach! Volunteers will teach various media, help the kids cultivate their creativity, and help Read more →

New Sculpture Camp Added!

This special, last-minute addition to the summer camp roster is all about sculpture! The diversity of clay and other media is the focus of this camp on the third dimension. All materials are provided.Is your child yearning for something new? Art camp provides a wonderful way of introducing children to several forms of visual art. Read more →