CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
December 9-December 10, 2016
Experience Level: Experience Level: Beginner, no prior experience needed
With Paula Benfer (2 sessions)
Batik is an ancient Indonesian form of resist dyeing on fabric, using molten wax as the resist material. Learn how to create a wall hanging or decorative pillow, using both traditional and contemporary techniques. No previous experience is required, but be prepared to get your hands dirty, and ...More
November 4-December 16, 2016
Litany of the Saints: Artwork by Nicholas Harper
November 21-December 19, 2016
Experience Level: Beginner, no prior experience needed with Dennis Hummel (5 Sessions)
Experience the exciting world of pottery in this introductory course, perfect for those ...More
September 7, 2016-January 11, 2017
The Paramount Visual Arts Center is excited to offer artists the opportunity to have their work professionally photographed at a very reasonable rate! For $50.00 you will have 30 ...More
Presented by Central Minnesota Arts Board
January 10-January 19, 2017
Come to the CMAB Office and Get One-On-One assistance in applying for the Individual Artist Award and preparing work samples! Computers are available for use or bring your own. Call ...More
January 28-January 29, 2017
Experience Level: Beginner, no prior experience needed
September 12, 2016-April 10, 2017
Want to get out and rock? Jam Band 101 is a FREE rock band class that makes it easy to jam with your friends and meet new young musicians. We have all the big ...More
December 7, 2016
A monthly meeting of photographers sharing ideas, tips and photography that will help photographers of all skill levels....More
|Free Art 2nd Saturdays: Block Printed Castles||Great River Arts Center||12/10/16||Little Falls|
|Winter Book Trees|
With a little skill, glue and glitter, Tamra Kowalski will help you make a rustic evergreen-shaped tree from an old paperback. Perfect for the holiday season! Ages 10 and up. Limit 15. Sponsored by Friends of the Buffalo Library. Please register for this program.
|Great River Regional Library System||12/13/16||Buffalo|
Our knitting and needlework group meets twice a month on the first and third Thursdays to work on projects in a group setting. Questions are welcome and help is available.
|Great River Regional Library System||12/15/16||Delano|
|Rembrandt Saturday Sampler: Self Reflectin Drawing|
Art Class is in session at Great River Arts the 3rd Saturday of the month. Join us for one or all of the Sampler Classes, each 2 hour session explores a different media and technique that encourage the creative development of 6th - 8th graders. These classes will have specific goals, but lots of room for exploration.
|Great River Arts Center||12/17/16||Little Falls|
|Create Basic Pottery (AM)|
Experience Level: Beginner, no prior experience needed
Experience the exciting world of pottery in this introductory course, perfect for those who have never worked in clay and people looking for a refresher! Create your own simple forms, including cups and bowls, as you learn how to wedge, center, throw, glaze and much more!
|Paramount Center for the Arts||11/21/16-|
|Art Bar 39 at Great River Arts |
Based out of Alexandria, Art Bar 39 artists offer fun step-by-step instructions as you create your own original painting. No prior painting experience is needed and all materials are provided. Grab a few friends and make it a night! Cash bar serving wine and beer will be available throughout the night.
|Great River Arts Center||09/21/16-|
|Rembrandt at the Wheel- Youth Pottery Class|
This specialized class is for students looking to broaden their understanding, or try for the first time, the potters wheel. During this 7 session workshop students will get intense, hands on training using the potters wheel and preparing projects for firing in an electric kiln. Since the class can only accommodate 6 students, we ask that you are able to attend ALL sessions.
|Great River Arts Center||11/30/16-|
|Free Art 2nd Saturdays: Yarn Painting|
Free Art 2nd Saturday is a free art class opportunity for 1st - 5th graders. Each month we focus on a different technique and art style.
|Great River Arts Center||01/14/17||Little Falls|
|Creative Cloud Workshop|
Volunteers from the College of St. Benedict and St. John's University will help participants explore creative writing. St. Cloud Public Library. Room 208.
|Great River Regional Library System||01/14/17||St Cloud|
|Create Pottery for the Gas Kiln|
Experience Level: Beyond Basic, some prior experience preferred
Every Other Monday, Sept 26-Jan 16, 2017, 6-8:30pm with Melissa Gohman & Guests (9 Sessions)This class will explore a variety of forms on the pottery wheel and select hand-building techniques. In the class “off weeks” students will work independently in the Visual Arts Center studios to create work and participate in the load/fire/unload process. Space in the Gas Kiln will be determined by the number of...
|Paramount Center for the Arts||09/26/16-|
Meets every Thursday from 6-9pm, September 22 through December 22 and is a great way to experiment with a variety of mediums. We have mentors in our ceramics, hand-building, painting & drawing, woodturning, and fused & stained glass studios to offer hints and tips on your area of interest. All materials are included in ceramics (clay, glazes & firing), painting & drawing (paints, brushes, paper, pencils). Fused Glass artists are asked to pay $1.00 per pendant they make to...
|Paramount Center for the Arts||09/22/16-|