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


December 9, 2023 | 11:00 EST


Lighthouse Guild and The Metropolitan Museum of Art are offering a FREE virtual art workshop 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: Saturday, December 9, 2023 11am – 12:30pm

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 Monday, November 27. Space is limited.

Advanced registration is required to receive art supplies. Questions about the workshop or registration? Call 212-769-6344 or email.

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

Due to the event’s popularity, the workshop is full. Please check back for future events.

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