Exchange Sessions & Figure Drawing

The Exchange – an Educational Forum for Artists

RVA Thriving Artists is a non-profit that sponsors programs to educate and inform artists. Also, RVA Thriving Artists sponsors monthly figure-drawing sessions at Art Works.

Join us for The Exchange meetings. In these programs, you will learn about the business side of being an artists (creating a website, marketing your art, copyright laws, and techniques around making art (welding, painting, illustrating, clay work and more).

The Exchange 2022 Schedule

NFT Non-Fungible Tokens and Artists

March 29, 2022 6 pm – 8 pm at Art Works.

Paul Sherman explains NFT and how artists can use and benefit from this cryptocurrency. You will learn, what it is, how to get started, and listing your artwork for sale by NFT. Complete the following form to attend the NFT Session. There is no fee to attend.

Working the Wheel – Clay with Janet Lopatofsky, Rosewood Pottery Studio

June 20, 2022 6 pm – 8 pm at Art Works

In this session, Janet will share techniques of throwing vessels on the wheel. Learn about the clay artists community, Rosewood Pottery Studio classes, and how to make complex vessels from simple shapes. There will be YouTube videos for viewing at your leisure.

Stay tuned for upcoming workshops and lectures on: Bookmaking and more, TBA.

Complete the form below to register for the upcoming Exchange Session.

Figure Drawing Sessions

Figure Drawing Sessions

These sessions, sponsored by RVA Thriving Artists are held at Art Works each month–usually on the first Sunday from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Learn more and sign-up for figure drawing, click here.


Mar 30 2021 - Oct 26 2023


6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Art Works
320 Hull St, Richmond, VA 23224

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