MULTIGENERATIONAL & FAMILY WORKSHOPS

 
  • FAMILY: Indicates an intergenerational workshop with art activities for adults and children to do together. Children must be accompanied by an adult and adults accompanied by a child. All materials are included for making a treasure to take home and memories to keep forever! Prices are per person.
  • MULTIGENERATIONAL: Indicates a workshop that welcomes students of most ages (see class description for age range).

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C071W20 Ceramic Abominable Snowman, 1/18, 10 a.m. - Noon
Krissy Catt
Skill level: ALL

This family workshop is for everyone who loves the snow myth of the Yeti, or Abominable Snowman, who treks across the frozen Himalaya Mountains. You will sculpt and carve your Yeti's furry body out of clay. You may even accessorize your snow monster for the frozen temps. Because of the bisque and glaze firing process, projects will be ready for pickup three weeks after the class.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 5+, children with adult. Prices are per person.
Single class scheduled on 1/18/2020 at 10:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 38.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 41.00 ea.

C052W20 Gorgeous Glass Valentine, 1/25, 1-3:30 p.m.
Diane Petron
Skill level: ALL

In these multigenerational workshops, learn the basics of glass fusing and then apply your newfound glass skills in the Valentine or Spring into Glass workshop. Take one or both workshops! Completed projects will be ready for pickup in two to three weeks after being fired in a kiln by the instructor.

Valentine: We will play with decorative embellishments such as stringers, confetti and frit to create Valentine's Day glass art. Participants may create one or more of the following projects: wall art, Valentine's candy dish, or jewelry. The instructor will guide you in choosing designs that fit your skill level and enhance your ability. All materials will be provided.

Enrollment limited to 12; ages 10 to adult
Single class scheduled on 1/25/2020 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 52.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 56.00 ea.

C064W20 Cheers to Winter!, Feb 1, 10 a.m. - Noon
Krissy Catt
Skill level: ALL

It's cold outside. Come in and warm up! Create handmade mugs and bowls to hold your favorite warm winter drinks and comfort food. Basic handbuilding techniques will be covered. Because of the bisque and glaze firing process, projects will be ready for pickup three weeks after the class.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 5+, children with adult. Prices are per person.
Single class scheduled on 2/1/2020 at 10:00AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 38.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 41.00 ea.

C054W20 Gorgeous Glass Spring Into Glass, 2/8, 1-3:30 p.m
Diane Petron
Skill level: ALL

In these multigenerational workshops, learn the basics of glass fusing and then apply your newfound glass skills in the Valentine or Spring into Glass workshop. Take one or both workshops! Completed projects will be ready for pickup in two to three weeks after being fired in a kiln by the instructor.

Spring Into Glass: Let's invite spring into the dreary days of winter by making fused glass birds, bunnies or flowers. Create a plate, suncatcher, door ornament or even a 3-D sculpture with images of spring. Interpret the spring theme in any way you wish within the confines of the medium, the size of the kiln, and your experience level.

Enrollment limited to 12; ages 10 to adult
Single class scheduled on 2/8/2020 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 52.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 56.00 ea.

C072W20 Clay Carnival, Sat. 2/8, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Molly Nebel
Skill level: ALL

In this multigenerational class, we will travel in our imaginations to Venice, Italy. There, we will celebrate the Carnival of Venice, ceramics-style. Sculpt the features of a clay mask like those worn at masked balls, and decorate your mask with colorful slip. Then create a functional ceramics piece that will stand out at a carnival feast! Learn the basics of handbuilding and surface design in this festive class. Because of the bisque and glaze firing process, projects will be ready for pickup three weeks after the class.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 9 to adult
Single class scheduled on 2/8/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 38.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 41.00 ea.

C023W20 Jewelry Bash, Sat. 2/22, 12:30-2:30 p.m.
Jenny Stice
Skill level: ALL

In this multigenerational workshop, create your own eye-catching jewelry using an assortment of beads, ribbon, thread and findings. Your wearable art creations will reflect your unique sense of style! Projects may include beaded bracelets or braided necklaces that are equally fun to make and wear.

Enrollment limited to 12; ages 9 to adult
Single class scheduled on 2/22/2020 at 12:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 29.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 32.00 ea.

C058W20 Snow Day Art, Sat., 2/22, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Jenny Stice
Skill level: ALL

In this multigenerational workshop, create winter wonderland-inspired art. Sample projects include a snow-capped forest scene or a mixed-media snowy owl using water-based paints, stamps, stencils, decorative papers and more. Let's imagine ourselves snowbound at a cabin as we create our wintry artwork in a warm and toasty art studio.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 7 to adult
Single class scheduled on 2/22/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 27.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 30.00 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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