Lessons Available

Recognized by the Richmond Coop, Home School in Richmond Organization,

http://www.homeschoolinginrichmond.com/arts-and-crafts.html, Sunshine offers the following lessons:

Children's Art

Tuesday - Thursday

3:00 p.m.   to   6:00 p.m.

(1.5 hrs. intervals)

Children's Art

3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

(1.5 hrs. intervals)
Children's Art and
Make-up Days
10:00 a.m. to  11:30 a.m.
(Make-up with reservation)

Children's Art

Home School Students


1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. 

Children's Art

Home School Students


3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

(1.5 hrs. intervals)

Children's Art More to Manga
Saturday's Monthly

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Portfolio PreparationTuesday-Friday eveningsBy Appointment


Art HEALS What LIFE Deals!

Tuesday - Wednesday

1:00 p.m. to  2:30 p.m.


Needle Felt Painting and MORE!


6:00p.m. to 7:30p.m.

1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
10:00a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Private Studio

Needle felt painting and MORE!



10:00 a.m. - 12: p.m.


Monthly Date Night

Friday-SaturdayBy Appointment


Paint Parties

Saturday and Sunday

Weekday Evenings

By Appointment


Sunshine offers a variety of art lessons for all ages. Lessons are structured by age group and developmental abilities and are available to those with limitations as well.  Check our schedule often for lessons that will meet your needs. A variety of days and 

   Markers and Pens
  • Mixed Media

  • Sewing/Beads

  • Collage

  • ​Acrylic Painting

  • Oil Painting

  • Needle Felt and More!

What Type of Lessons?

Sunshine's variety of lessons provide Beginning and Intermediate level students with an eclectic range of resources. Students are introduced to materials using numerous techniques to develop their own personal style. Available to children and adults, lessons using the creative arts are inspiring, healing and life enhancing. Lessons are offered during the summer and during the school year for both public school and home schooled children (See schedule below). Lessons are available for working or stay at home adults, college students, retirees, and other adults at various times throughout the year. Find a time that meets your needs on the schedule below. Lessons offered morning, afternoon or evenings. Sign up today to reserve your space!

Fees for Sessions

Number of SessionsFeeWhat

4 Art Sessions


​4 Oil Painting Sessions




Beginner and Intermediate, Materials Included


All levels; No Materials included

12 sessions

Beginner, Materials Included

Group of 5 children
$110.00/session, $18.00 Additional person

Birthday Parties

1 Private Session

Private Lesson, Materials Included

 8  Needle Felting Classes

Group of 6-14

$200 additional materials fee $20

35.00 per person ($50.00Deposit)

Sunshine Paint Parties 

Powhatan school buses pass right by SUNSHINE'S door...daily!


times provide flexibility to coordinate your personal time.  If there is a time or day that would better meet your needs than our offered schedule, please contact us to request a custom lesson. For a description of lessons, click here.

art & lessons

Call 804- 382-2117 to reserve your spot today! Click here to register for lessons.

Beginner and intermediate classes are offered in the following:

Workshop Schedules change often and new workshops begin regularly. Please call ahead!

WHAT                                                                                                        WHEN                                                  FEE

Artist, Dona Winners: Collage Tissue Painting
Monthly,  9:30 a.m. to Noon
$55 (Materials included)
Mom and Me
Monthly, 9:30 a.m. to Noon
 $55 (Materials for 2 paintings)  
Date Night and Studio for Two 

Friday Evenings Often
 $35 each (Materials included)
Art Heals what Life Deals
Wed 10:00a.m. to 11:30a.m.
 Similar fees as art lessons

  • Drawing

  • Charcoal

  • Pencil

  • Pastel

  • Ink​​