ARTIST DEVELOPMENT 


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C316W20 Mn Artists Informational Workshop [NEW!]
mnartists.org
Skill level: ALL

This workshop will introduce you to Mn Artists' digital platforms and public programs. Find out how to register an account and create a profile on mnartists.org and learn how this website can benefit you as an artist through networking, collaborations, sharing artwork, creating events and more! Please bring a device (laptop, iPad), digital copies of your artwork, and your CV (optional). The workshop is free, but please register in advance.

Enrollment limited to 20; ages 16 and up
Single class scheduled on 2/13/2020 at 6:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 No Charge
Attendees: 1 No Charge

I wish to give an additional contribution of:  $

SPRING Classes

Registration opens at NOON on Monday, January 13.

NOTE: Spring I classes start with "D"   Spring II classes start with "E"

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D313W20 Artist Development: Websites
Nikki Lindberg
Skill level: ALL

Create your online presence with an easy and inexpensive website. During the first half of this workshop, you will see examples of successful website design and discuss essential and less essential website features. Artists' individual experiences are encouraged in this discussion. During the second half, website development will be demonstrated. Bring a laptop and follow along or simply watch to get a better understanding of the process.

Enrollment limited to 15; ages 16 and up
Single class scheduled on 3/13/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 27.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 30.00 ea.

D347L20 Preparing Your Art for Exhibition
Robert Bowman
Skill level: ALL

You've finished your masterpiece! What's next? Join Exhibits Director Bob Bowman to discuss showing your artwork and preparing your artwork for display. We'll discuss both the visual and functional aspects of framing and matting selection for 2-D work and base design for sculpture. We'll discuss the differences between a domestic presentation and a gallery or other public presentation of artwork. We'll also spend some time discussing the process of assembling a portfolio of your work and applying for exhibit or sale opportunities.

Enrollment limited to 25; ages 16 and up
Single class scheduled on 4/18/2020 at 10:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 20.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 23.00 ea.

E315W20 Artist Development: Instagram and Facebook
Nikki Lindberg
Skill level: ALL

Learn how to engage your friends and fans through social media, specifically Instagram and Facebook. You'll learn time-saving tricks and how to expand your online artistic presence. The first half of the workshop will be a discussion with examples. The second half will focus on a demonstration of Instagram. Bring a laptop and follow along or simply watch to get a better understanding of the process.

Enrollment limited to 15; ages 16 and up
Single class scheduled on 5/8/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 27.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 30.00 ea.

E332L20 Standing Out in a Juried Show
Robert Bowman
Skill level: ALL

What works in a juried show and why? Join Exhibits Director Bob Bowman for a group discussion on selecting and submitting work for shows. He'll share insights gleaned from years of watching jurors select artworks, as well as his own curating experiences. We'll tour the Members' Juried Show and discuss how different pieces function in the context of an exhibit. Please note: we will not be critiquing individual work in the Members' Show; we will use the show as a departure point for our discussion. It is recommended to have viewed the show independently before the class date.

Enrollment limited to 25; ages 16 and up
Single class scheduled on 6/13/2020 at 10:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 20.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 23.00 ea.

I wish to give an additional contribution of:  $

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2240 North Shore Drive
Wayzata, MN 55391

 

952.473.7361, x. 160

Hours
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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