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D334L17 Beauty and Truth: Botanical Art Then and Now, Saturday, March 4, 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Instructor: Katherine Allen
Skill Level: ALL
Join Katherine Allen, Andersen Horticultural Librarian at the University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, as she leads a scintillating conversation on botanical art, past, present and future. Kathy will be joined by current botanical artists who will show the process of creating today's botanical art with photographs, process drawings and precise artistic techniques. You'll have a chance to see original artwork that has been juried into the Flora and Fauna Illustrata 500 year program documenting plants, insects, bird and animals that live or pass through the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum and the Hunt Exhibition catalogs featuring some of today's finest botanical artists.

Enrollment limited to 30 / Ages 16 and up
Single class scheduled on 3/4/2017 at 10:00AM
Students: 1 $ 16.00 ea.
Students: 1 $ 14.00 ea.

D347L17 Preparing and Presenting Art for Exhibition, Thursday, April 20, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Instructor: Robert Bowman
Skill Level: ALL
Join Bob Bowman, MCFTA's Exhibits Director, for a discussion of the issues related to showing your artwork and preparing your artwork for display. We'll discuss both the visual and functional aspects of framing and matting selection for two-dimensional 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 4/20/2017 at 12:30PM
Students: 1 $ 29.00 ea.
Students: 1 $ 32.00 ea.



2240 North Shore Drive
Wayzata, MN 55391

952.473.7361, x. 16

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

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 M-F, excluding holidays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. to take class registrations.  

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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. 16, 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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