CHILDREN AND TEENS


WINTER Session

Note: Spring Session is located below. Please add each session's classes separately to your cart if registering for classes in more than one session.

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C19720 Painting Basics, Sat., 9:30-11 a.m.
Jenny Stice
Skill level: ALL

This class introduces children to brush handling, color mixing and specific painting techniques. Taking inspiration from a variety of sources, from local and international artists to popular culture subjects from movies and comics, children will learn to paint with watercolor, tempera and acrylic paints. This is a fun class that sparks children's imaginations and fosters artistic development.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 6 to 12
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 1/11/2020 and ending 2/15/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 99.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 109.00 ea.

C47320 Youth Drawing Studio, Sat. 9:30-11 a.m.
Art Center Faculty
Skill level: ALL

Learning to draw is learning to see. Young artists are encouraged to follow their natural inclinations sketching still lifes, gallery artwork and/or self-portraits with the guidance of a seasoned professional artist. This is an experiential, open studio class that offers personal, 1:1 feedback and encouragement. Bring a 14"x17" sketchbook, 2B drawing pencils and a Pink Pearl eraser to the first class.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 6 to 10
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 1/11/2020 and ending 2/15/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 91.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 101.00 ea.

C127W20 Screenprint T-shirts, Sat. 2/15, 1-3:30 p.m.
Stephanie Frey
Skill level: ALL

Explore simple DIY methods for transferring original designs to your T-shirts with a silkscreen. You'll go from a design sketch to a ready-to-wear T-shirt in this workshop. Learn how to create masks and stencils for a silkscreen, experiment with color, and evenly pull your fabric paints with a squeegee on your screen. Please bring a few white and/or solid-colored cotton T-shirts with you to print.

Enrollment limited to 12; ages 10 to 16
Single class scheduled on 2/15/2020 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 36.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 39.00 ea.

C19220 Tween Illustration, Sat. 9:30-11 a.m.
Marika Wasscher
Skill level: ALL

This is a class for daydreamers and doodlers alike who want to learn to tell stories visually. We will delve deeply into character creation to come up with dynamic characters and the universe they live in and develop personal drawing styles as we go along. We will explore facial expressions, backgrounds and character poses that will culminate in the creation of a movie poster or book cover to advertise our character’s stories.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 11 to 16
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 1/11/2020 and ending 2/15/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 97.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 107.00 ea.

C47720 Tween Drawing Studio, Sat. 11-1 p.m.
Art Center Faculty
Skill level: ALL

Learning to draw is learning to see. Young artists are encouraged to follow their natural inclinations sketching still lifes, gallery artwork and/or self-portraits with the guidance of a seasoned professional artist. This is an experiential, studio style class that offers personal, 1:1 feedback and encouragement. Bring a 14" x 17" sketchbook, 2B drawing pencils and a Pink Pearl eraser to the first class.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 11 to 16
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 1/11/2020 and ending 2/15/2020 at 11:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 121.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 135.00 ea.

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"

Please add each session's classes separately to your cart if registering for classes in more than one session.

 

Please choose your registration(s)

Step 1:
Prices
Step 2:
Register
Step 3:
Finish
Quantity and Pricing
D19720 Painting Basics, Sat. 9:30-11 a.m.
Jenny Stice
Skill level: ALL

This class introduces children to basic color theory, brush handling, color mixing, and specific painting techniques. Taking inspiration from famous artists, children will learn to use watercolor, tempera and acrylic paints, on a variety of projects. This is a fun class that sparks children's imaginations and fosters artistic development.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 6 to 12
Irregular classes scheduled starting 2/29/2020 and ending 4/18/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 114.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 126.00 ea.

D47320 Youth Drawing Studio, Sat. 9:30-11 a.m.
Art Center Faculty
Skill level: ALL

Learning to draw is learning to see. Young artists are encouraged to follow their natural inclinations sketching still lifes, gallery artwork and/or self-portraits with the guidance of a seasoned professional artist. This is an experiential, open studio class that offers personal, 1:1 feedback and encouragement. Bring a 14"x17" sketchbook, 2B drawing pencils and a Pink Pearl eraser to the first class.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 6 to 10
Irregular classes scheduled starting 2/29/2020 and ending 4/18/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 118.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 106.00 ea.

D19220 Tween Illustration, Sat. 9:30-11 a.m.
Marika Wasscher
Skill level: ALL

This is a class for daydreamers and doodlers alike who want to learn to tell stories visually. We will delve deeply into character creation to come up with dynamic characters and the universe they live in and develop personal drawing styles. In Spring I we will look at comic books to practice drawing characters interacting with each other and work on dynamic page layouts to create a short comic strip. In Spring II we will focus on experimenting with different media in our illustrations such as watercolors, alcohol markers, and cut paper to add visual interest to our drawings.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 11 to 16
Irregular classes scheduled starting 2/29/2020 and ending 4/18/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 112.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 124.00 ea.

D47720 Tween Drawing Studio, Sat. 11-1 p.m.
Art Center Faculty
Skill level: ALL

Learning to draw is learning to see. Young artists are encouraged to follow their natural inclinations sketching still lifes, gallery artwork and/or self-portraits with the guidance of a seasoned professional artist. This is an experiential, studio-style class that offers personal, 1:1 feedback and encouragement. Bring a 14"x17" sketchbook, 2B drawing pencils and a Pink Pearl eraser to the first class.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 11 to 16
Irregular classes scheduled starting 2/29/2020 and ending 4/18/2020 at 11:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 158.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 142.00 ea.

D19420 Painting Studio, Sat. 11:30-1 p.m.
Jenny Stice
Skill level: ALL

This class encourages experimentation with a variety of painting techniques, tools, and materials. Learn more about composition as you paint from life and your imagination, color theory and the selection of your color palette, and brush handling tips for best results. Spring I Painting Studio explores alternative painting, from using instant coffee to gel medium; Spring II Painting Studio focuses on acrylic painting and mixed media.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 12 to 16
Irregular classes scheduled starting 2/29/2020 and ending 4/18/2020 at 11:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 114.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 126.00 ea.

DS10PM20 Sampler Saturday: Kids Art Exploration, 4/11
Jenny Stice
Skill level: ALL

In this fun sampler class, we will experiment with a variety of artistic media such as drawing, painting or printmaking. Participants will learn basic art techniques and terminology and have many opportunities to explore their own creative processes and interests.

Enrollment limited to 12; ages 6 to 12
Single class scheduled on 4/11/2020 at 1:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 23.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 25.00 ea.

E19720 Painting Basics, Sat. 9:30-11 a.m.
Jenny Stice
Skill level: ALL

This class introduces children to basic color theory, brush handling, color mixing, and specific painting techniques. Taking inspiration from famous artists, children will learn to use watercolor, tempera and acrylic paints, on a variety of projects. This is a fun class that sparks children's imaginations and fosters artistic development.
Irregular classes scheduled starting 4/25/2020 and ending 6/6/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 99.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 109.00 ea.

E47320 Youth Drawing Studio, Sat. 9:30-11 a.m.
Art Center Faculty
Skill level: ALL

Learning to draw is learning to see. Young artists are encouraged to follow their natural inclinations sketching still lifes, gallery artwork and/or self-portraits with the guidance of a seasoned professional artist. This is an experiential, open studio class that offers personal, 1:1 feedback and encouragement. Bring a 14"x17" sketchbook, 2B drawing pencils and a Pink Pearl eraser to the first class.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 6 to 10
Irregular classes scheduled starting 4/25/2020 and ending 6/6/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 101.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 91.00 ea.

E19220 Tween Illustration, Sat. 9:30-11 a.m.
Marika Wasscher
Skill level: ALL

This is a class for daydreamers and doodlers alike who want to learn to tell stories visually. We will delve deeply into character creation to come up with dynamic characters and the universe they live in and develop personal drawing styles. In Spring I we will look at comic books to practice drawing characters interacting with each other and work on dynamic page layouts to create a short comic strip. In Spring II we will focus on experimenting with different media in our illustrations such as watercolors, alcohol markers, and cut paper to add visual interest to our drawings.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 11 to 16
Irregular classes scheduled starting 4/25/2020 and ending 6/6/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 2 $ 97.00 ea.
Attendees: 2 $ 107.00 ea.

E47720 Tween Drawing Studio, Sat. 11-1 p.m.
Art Center Faculty
Skill level: ALL

Learning to draw is learning to see. Young artists are encouraged to follow their natural inclinations sketching still lifes, gallery artwork and/or self-portraits with the guidance of a seasoned professional artist. This is an experiential, studio-style class that offers personal, 1:1 feedback and encouragement. Bring a 14"x17" sketchbook, 2B drawing pencils and a Pink Pearl eraser to the first class.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 11 to 16
Irregular classes scheduled starting 4/25/2020 and ending 6/6/2020 at 11:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 121.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 135.00 ea.

E19420 Painting Studio, Sat. 11:30-1 p.m.
Jenny Stice
Skill level: ALL

This class encourages experimentation with a variety of painting techniques, tools, and materials. Learn more about composition as you paint from life and your imagination, color theory and the selection of your color palette, and brush handling tips for best results. Spring I Painting Studio explores alternative painting, from using instant coffee to gel medium; Spring II Painting Studio focuses on acrylic painting and mixed media.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 12 to 16
Irregular classes scheduled starting 4/25/2020 and ending 6/6/2020 at 11:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 99.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 109.00 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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