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Organize a group of employees into a painting activity.


Half a day or all  weekend; focuses on a single creative project.

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Sunshine Arts & Lessons

3860 Old Buckingham Road

Powhatan, VA  23139





Events & Celebrations

Sunshine is a great location for birthday parties, date nights private groups. 


A place to enjoy the creative experience of art making which is inspiring and life enhancing.

Being involved at any level is motivating for the mind, body and soul.

Shelley Crawford

I fell in love with art as a young girl taking lessons. With over 25 years of creating art and offering lessons, I decided to open Sunshine so others can experience the power of art. Everyone is an artist! Sunshine is just the place to let yourself shine!

Sign up for art lessons today! Open enrollment for every season! We offer beginner, intermediate and private classes for all ages and abilities. 

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The Shop

Escape to the beautiful village of Powhatan, VA.


Art lessons for children, home school students and adults

of all ages.

Commissions and Gallery

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