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B646W19 Printmaking Sampler: Monotype
Instructor: Sam Dahl
Skill level: ALL

Curious about printmaking? Try a printmaking sampler. The workshops will start with an instructor demonstration. Then students will have the chance to try the printmaking process. Learn to carve and print from linoleum plates in the Linocut Relief Sampler. Explore subtractive and additive inking techniques by rolling, painting, or removing ink from Plexiglas in the Monotype Sampler. You'll leave with a good understanding of the printmaking process and a desire to do more. Most materials included but a list of things to bring is on the website.

Enrollment limited to 8; ages 16 and up

Saturday, November 16
(1 class) 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Single class scheduled on 11/16/2019 at 9:00AM
Attendees: 1 $ 78.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 73.00 ea.

B319W19 Introduction to Flower Arranging (Sold Out)
Instructor: Lee Persell
Skill level: ALL

Have you ever looked at a vase and wanted to do more than plunk a bouquet of store bought flowers into it? This class will introduce you to the art of flower arranging by breaking down the arrangement into its basic structure: line, shape, color, balance, proportion and texture. Find out why "less is more" and how not to pillage your entire garden for a single bouquet. We will also discuss the use of non-floral elements. Bring one or two vases (can be glass, ceramic, or other material) and garden shears or hand pruner.

Enrollment limited to 10; ages 16 and up

Friday, November 22
(1 class) 1-3:30 p.m.
Single class scheduled on 11/22/2019 at 1:00PM
Attendees: 1 $ 51.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 48.00 ea.

B739W19 Origami Ornaments [NEW!]
Instructor: Kathleen Sheridan
Skill level: ALL

Learn to make origami ornaments for this holiday season. A variety of ornaments will be taught, geometric and representational, all with beautiful papers. Expect to leave with unique ornaments and have a relaxing, meditative experience. Origami paper included.

Enrollment limited to 12; ages 16 and up

Friday, December 6
(1 class) 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Single class scheduled on 12/6/2019 at 9:00AM
Attendees: 1 $ 93.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 88.00 ea.

B490W19 Alla Prima Painting Method [NEW!]
Instructor: Dan Petrov
Skill level: AB, I, AD

Learn to create a painting in one or two sittings using the alla prima (at first attempt or wet-on-wet) method with oil paints. This classic painting approach has been used by master artists including van Eyck, Velàzquez, Monet, and Van Gogh. The instructor will present principles of composition, value, color scheme, pigment application and control of the basic formal elements in the picture progression. If you like immediate results on the canvas, this workshop's for you. A materials list is on the website. Bring a lunch for the hour break.

Enrollment limited to 15; ages 16 and up

Friday & Saturday, December 6 & 7
(2 classes) 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Classes scheduled every week on Friday and Saturday starting 12/6/2019 and ending 12/7/2019 at 9:00AM
Attendees: 1 $ 143.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 159.00 ea.

B723W19 Beaded Mittens Ornaments [NEW!]
Instructor: Nancy Eha
Skill level: ALL

Learn to make a delicate, yet easy to make beaded snowflake and then attach it to a 3-inch felted wool mitten ornament. Snowflakes can be made in several sizes and designs so that each one is unique! The beaded mittens make great winter wreath attachments, tree ornaments, or festive brooches. Beading materials included but a list of things to bring is on the website.

Enrollment limited to 12; ages 15 and up

Saturday, December 7
(1 class) 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Single class scheduled on 12/7/2019 at 9:00AM
Attendees: 1 $ 73.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 78.00 ea.

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2240 North Shore Drive
Wayzata, MN 55391


952.473.7361, x. 160

Monday          9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday         9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday    9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday        9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Friday             9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday        9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(mid-June through August, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Sunday          closed

The building is closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve through New Year's Day*, Memorial Day and the last week in August through Labor Day.* There is no open studio when the building is closed. 


* Phone lines will be open Monday-Friday, excluding holidays, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. to take class registrations.  


This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

The Minnetonka Center for the Arts is accessible to students with disabilities. If you require special assistance, please notify the Art  Center Registrar at 952.473.7361, ext. 160, and/or the Minnesota  Relay Service (for the hearing impaired) at 800.627.3529 at least two weeks in advance. We will be happy to accommodate your needs.

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