After-school Art Program for children

After-school art program for children starts at 3:40-4:00 p.m. and lasts till 6:30. in Valeria ArtLab studio in Tyler, TX.
In small groups we are practicing painting, crafting, making jewelry and gifts for holidays, greeting cards, and doing other creative things. Also, we have time for homework and play with our beautiful bunnies. All children can participate in outer school projects including international, have a chance to exhibit their work and even to sell it. Also they will have a free photo session with bunnies.
Valeria ArtLab provides all materials for kids art classes, and also bottled water and snacks for children.
Payment options:
You can pay for any day of attendance, or you can save choosing payment for 5 day attendance, if you even decided to participate once a week.
Parents are welcome to come by before signup.

Please register your spot here 

Address: Valeria ArtLab, 8362 Paluxy Dr, Tyler, TX 75703

Phone: (903)-4844777

Below you can see some children’s artworks and projects. Continue reading

Art Classes. October, 2014 schedule.

Monday, October 6,13, 20, 27, 2014 –  “Quality Lesson”. How to paint with acrylics.

Tuesday, October 7, 14, 21, 28, 2014 –  Painting “Flowers”.

Wednesday, October 8, 15, 22, 29, 2014 – Painting “Forest”.

Thursday, October 9,16, 23, 30, 2014 – Painting a portrait. Learning the proportions of the face.

Friday, October 10, 17, 24, 31, 2014 – Drawing with ink pens. Continue reading

Painting Forest

Valeria ArtLabThe lesson “Painting forest” is the easiest version of painting the landscape for beginners. The tutorials are very simple. Once you made the forest you will realize how to make any landscape. All students get the different forest on the canvas, and remembering the tutorials, they are trying often to make another painting of the forest to train their skills. Continue reading

Painting “Flowers”


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      Painting flowers is the one of the most fascinating process in art and one of the most favorite my students’ lesson. Who does not love flowers? Even boys and men find this process very exciting. In this … Continue reading

Quality Lesson. How to paint with acrylics.

Eva Malevanskaya, "Under Mom's Wing", acrylic on canvas,12x12

Eva Malevanskaya, “Under Mom’s Wing”, acrylic on canvas,12×12

Before starting the art classes and taking lessons, I recommend to begin with the quality lesson. Why is it important for beginners? No matter how good your abilities for drawing are, and how hard you are working on your painting, if your artwork has no quality, you will feel uncomfortable to show it to somebody, won’t be able to exhibit or sell it, your artwork will look always like unfinished, and you will be disappointed.

In this lesson you will find out: Continue reading

Art Classes. September, 2014 schedule.


Monday, September 1, 8,15, 22, 29, 2014 –  “Quality Lesson”. How to paint with acrylics.

Tuesday, September 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2014 –  Painting “Flowers”.

Wednesday, September 3, 10, 17, 24, 2014 – Painting “Forest”.

Thursday, September 4,11, 18, 25, 2014 – Painting a portrait. Learning the proportions of the face.

Friday, September 5, 12, 19, 26, 2014 – Drawing with ink pens. Continue reading