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NOTE: Classes may be removed from our online registration system two weeks after the start of a class. Please contact the Registrars if you have questions about a class that you do not see listed on the website.

 

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Print Studio / 7/20-7/22 - 9 AM
Instructor Name: Carly Gernbacher
Skill Level: ALL

Your hand-drawn artwork is pretty special. Imagine multiple prints of it! You’ll experiment with printmaker’s tools to create multicolored prints based on your original sketches. You’ll learn how to design, ink, and print on paper or fabric! Enrollment limited to 12. Registration open to 10-15 year olds (Groups C & D).

Material needs: pencil-eraser, Sharpie, watercolor paper, colored cardstock, scissors, tape, tracing paper, Speedball Linoleum cutters, three lino blocks (5" x 7" size or similar), safety block, three styrofoam sheets (Inovert Presto foam brand 6 x 9" size found at Blick, or recycled take-out styrofoam with similar dimensions), block printing ink - primary colors, plus white and black (optional: neon color/s), roller for ink (5 or 6" roller preferred), and inking plate (plexi sheet or styrofoam tray with dimensions @ 8" x 8" or larger).

Special requirements: cover tables, nearby sink for cleanup, and wear a paint shirt.

Class format: Online live Zoom session(s) with MCFTA artist-instructor. After registering, MCFTA will email the Zoom meeting ID to you prior to class.

Enrollment limited to: 12 / Ages 10 to 15
Classes scheduled every week on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday starting 7/20/2020 and ending 7/22/2020 at 9:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 46.00 ea.

The Art of Doodling / Th, 7/23 - 1 PM
Instructor Name: Carly Gernbacher
Skill Level: ALL

Let’s roll up our sleeves and scribble and doodle, all in the name of art! What starts as a random line can transform into something completely new. See how doodling can lead us in new creative directions. Enrollment limited to 12. Registration open to 10-15 year olds (Groups C & D).

Material needs: pencil-eraser,watercolor paper, cardstock-white, watercolor set, cup of water, Sharpies or pens at least 3 different sizes, colored Sharpies or markers, watercolor pens. Special requirements: cover tables, and wear a paint shirt.

Class format: Online live Zoom session(s) with MCFTA artist-instructor. After registering, MCFTA will email the Zoom meeting ID to you prior to class.

Enrollment limited to: 12 / Ages 10 to 15
Single class scheduled on 7/23/2020 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 15.00 ea.

Zentangle Me / F, 7/24 - 1 PM
Instructor Name: Carly Gernbacher
Skill Level: ALL

If you like Zentangle designs with their repeating lines and shapes, this class is for you. Let's break out the ballpoint pens, Sharpie markers and/or gel pens to create interesting lines, patterns and designs. Enrollment limited to 12. Registration open to 10-15 year olds (Groups C & D).

Material needs: pencil-eraser, watercolor paper, cardstock-white, watercolor set, cup of water, Sharpies or pens at least 3 different sizes, colored Sharpies or markers, watercolor pens.

Special requirements: cover tables, and wear a paint shirt.

Class format: Online live Zoom session(s) with MCFTA artist-instructor. After registering, MCFTA will email the Zoom meeting ID to you prior to class.

Enrollment limited to: 12 / Ages 10 to 15
Single class scheduled on 7/24/2020 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 15.00 ea.

Landscape Drawing / M, 7/27 - 1 PM
Instructor Name: Carly Gernbacher
Skill Level: ALL

Let’s make 2-D drawings come to life through texture. Learn how to easily create texture in drawings by varying pencil strokes, using hatch marks and building up tone. We will further develop our landscapes with collage layers of paper or mixed media. Enrollment limited to 12. Registration open to 7-12 year olds (Groups B & C).

Material needs: pencil-eraser, watercolor paper, cardstock-white, pastel paper, watercolor set, cup of water, Sharpies or pens at least 3 different sizes, colored pencils, oil pastels set including white and black, device to look up photographs or printed pictures for inspiration.

Special requirements: cover tables, and wear a paint shirt.

Class format: Online live Zoom session(s) with MCFTA artist-instructor. After registering, MCFTA will email the Zoom meeting ID to you prior to class.

Enrollment limited to: 12 / Ages 7 to 12
Single class scheduled on 7/27/2020 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 15.00 ea.

Shape & Line / W, 7/29 - 1 PM
Instructor Name: Carly Gernbacher
Skill Level: ALL

Let's explore the power of shapes and lines to communicate in art what we see in the world around us. You will piece together your freehand line drawings and shapes into exciting compositions. Experiment with a variety of lines and shapes made with brushes, sponges, stamps, scissors and more. Enrollment limited to 12. Registration open to 7-12 year olds (Groups B & C).

Material needs: sponges, brushes-different sizes, stamps, scissors, construction paper, watercolor paper, colored pencil, pencil-eraser, watercolor set, cup of water, Sharpies.

Special requirements: cover tables, and wear a paint shirt. Class format:

Online live Zoom session(s) with MCFTA artist-instructor. After registering, MCFTA will email the Zoom meeting ID to you prior to class.

Enrollment limited to: 12 / Ages 7 to 12
Single class scheduled on 7/29/2020 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 15.00 ea.

Drawing Skills / 8/3-8/5 - 1 PM
Instructor Name: Carly Gernbacher
Skill Level: ALL

Anything is possible with a pencil! Build skill and confidence in seeing details, practicing essential drawing techniques and learning visual art foundations. You will turn sketches into masterpieces using graphite, colored pencils, charcoal, pastels and/or markers. Enrollment limited to 12.

Material needs: sketch paper, pencil-eraser, pastel paper, watercolor paper, cardstock-white, colored pencils, Sharpies-different sizes, oil pastel set with black and white.

Special requirements: cover tables, and wear a paint shirt.

Class format: Online live Zoom session(s) with MCFTA artist-instructor. After registering, MCFTA will email the Zoom meeting ID to you prior to class.

Enrollment limited to: 12 / Ages 7 to 9
Classes scheduled every week on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday starting 8/3/2020 and ending 8/5/2020 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 46.00 ea.

Colored Pencils / Aug. 3, 5 & 7 - 9 AM
Instructor Name: Molly Nebel
Skill Level: ALL

Colored pencils come in a rainbow of colors and are fun to blend and use in mixed-media artwork. Learn how to make different line strokes, cross hatch marks, soft color gradations and more. This class combines wax-based colored pencils with watercolor paints. Enrollment limited to 12. Material needs: Set of at least 12 wax-based colored pencils (Prismacolor brand preferred), watercolor paper or bristol paper or white cardstock, watercolor pan set, water cup, watercolor brushes (assorted sizes), paper towel, sponge.

Special requirements: Cover tables, and wear a paint shirt.

Class format: Online live Zoom session(s) with MCFTA artist-instructor. After registering, MCFTA will email the Zoom meeting ID to you prior to class.

Enrollment limited to: 12 / Ages 10 to 15
Classes scheduled every week on Monday, Wednesday and Friday starting 8/3/2020 and ending 8/7/2020 at 9:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 46.00 ea.

Pastel Play /Th, 8/6 -9:00 AM
Instructor Name: April Malphurs
Skill Level: ALL

Experience the magical effects of drawing with oil pastels. Starting with a rainbow of pastel color options, you'll draw with a sense of play. Learn new drawing techniques as you explore layering color and creating bold lines and shapes. You'll draw imaginative scenes that celebrate the special qualities of oil pastels. Enrollment limited to 10.

Material needs: oil pastels (box of 12 or more) and drawing paper.

Special requirements: Plastic table cloth or place where it is okay to get messy. Wear a paint shirt or old clothes.

Class format: Online live Zoom session(s) with MCFTA artist-instructor. After registering, MCFTA will email the Zoom meeting ID to you prior to class.

Enrollment limited to: 10 / Ages 5 to 6
Single class scheduled on 8/6/2020 at 9:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 10.00 ea.

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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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