Free Virtual Art Workshops for Youth Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired


July 27, 2021

Lighthouse Guild and The Metropolitan Museum of Art are offering FREE two-day virtual art workshops for children (ages 5–12 years) and teens (ages 13–18 years) who are blind or visually impaired. Explore The Met Collection through detailed descriptions, learn innovative drawing techniques, and create your own work of art. All levels of experience welcome! 

Time: Tuesday, July 27 & Thursday, July 29, 2021 10:30 am – 12 pm
Location: Online / Zoom

What you’ll need:

  • Zoom OR a phone to join via dial-in number
  • Flat surface for creating art such as a table, desk, floor, etc.

Art supplies will be provided! Materials will be mailed to you prior to the workshop.

Please register by Wednesday, July 17. Space is limited. Advanced registration is required to receive art supplies. Questions about the workshop or registration? Call 917-386-9775 or email.

For information about programs and resources for people with disabilities at The Met, and to learn about program support, visit

Registration is closed for the children’s workshop.