Class Schedule for Current Session

Browse our class schedule below or select a specific age-group and class type here:
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CHILDREN'S CLASSES: Students dropped off more than 10 minutes early or picked up more than 10 minutes late will be charged for childcare. Children picked up after childcare ends will be charged $1 per minutes.

SCHOLARSHIPS: Scholarships are available to those who qualify. Contact us for a scholarship form.

TAX ADVANTAGE: Class fees for children and youth 5 & up may qualify for state tax deduction.

PAYMENT: Payment must be received by the end of the business day, the day before a class begins. We cannot guarantee enrollment in a class until payment is received. Our hours are Mon.-Fri. from 11am-6pm. Payment completes the registration process. It is the responsibility of students (or parents) to make sure we've received payment. If you register online towards the end of the day or over the weekend, we may not receive the registration in time and recommend that you call the office to ensure your spot is saved. Our number is 612.729.5151.

REFUNDS, CHARGES, & CANCELLATIONS: All refunds are subject to a $25 cancellation fee. If a student withdraws two weeks or more prior to the first class meeting, tuition, less the cancellation fee, is refunded. After that, no credits or refunds will be made. If a student elects to transfer to another class for any reason two weeks or more prior to the class, there is a $15 processing fee. The processing fee for transferring within the two week window prior to the starting class date is $25. There is a $20 charge for checks returned due to insufficient funds. There are no membership refunds. We will notify you ONLY if your class is canceled. Class cancellations will be determined three days before first class. You are welcome to call and check the status of your class. We cannot guarantee enrollment in a class until payment is received.

INFO ABOUT SCHOOL AGE CHILDREN ART CAMPS: Camp schedule is listed on the PDF and the Summer Camp page of our website. Call or email to register. We have Half-Day/Full-Day Options for many classes. Each week offers a different subject for camp goers. Curricula include separate programming for morning and afternoon camps. Camps are open to PreK (age 4) and up through sixth grade unless otherwise indicated. Smaller enrollment may dictate combined classes. Note: All students—bring a snack. Full-day students—bring lunch and two snacks. If preferred, ArtiCulture offers snacks for .75 each. Extended care option on registration form. Grade indicates fall 2013 and must be age 4 or older.

Younger Children

Classes

Art Sprouts

Length: 
8 weeks (12-24 months & caregiver)

Geared towards the youngest of artists, this class cultivates cognitive development, fine motor skills, and creative thinking. Little minds and hands will be kept busy with visual play, storytelling, and more. Note: No class Nov 28 & Dec 5. Offered each session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 17, 2015 - 8:00am - December 19, 2015 - 9:00amKyra Schugt$116$99$0Register Now

Wee Grow Art

Length: 
8 weeks (age 2 & caregiver)

Young artists explore the world of visual arts by learning basic concepts and terminology through 2- and 3-dimensional art projects. Classes foster cognitive development, small motor skills, and creative thinking. Note: No class Nov 28 & Dec 5. Offered each session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 17, 2015 - 9:15am - December 19, 2015 - 10:15amKyra Schugt$116$99$0Register Now

Art Together

Length: 
8 weeks (ages 3-4 & caregiver)

This is the third level of age-appropriate curriculum that encourages creative young minds and active hands. Participants will increase knowledge of basic art concepts and terminology. Note: No class Nov 28 & Dec 5. Offered each session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 17, 2015 - 10:30am - December 19, 2015 - 12:00pmKyra Schugt$174$148$0Register Now

School Age Children

Classes

Incredible Comics

Length: 
7 weeks (grades 3 & up)

Learn creative tricks used by comic artists to produce stories that successfully convey ideas, thoughts and feelings. Participants will conceive, draw, ink, letter and ultimately assemble their own unique characters, storylines and comics. Note: No class Nov 26. Offered each session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 22, 2015 - 4:30pm - December 10, 2015 - 6:30pmJoy Spika$126$108$0Register Now

Art Blossoms

Length: 
8 weeks in winter, 7 weeks in spring (PreK age 4 - grade 1)

Art Blossoms is a wonderful foundation class for young artists to foster, through art-making, a personal relationship with creative thinking. It focuses on exploring the capacities of different media and develops a greater understanding of various techniques. To engage return students, curriculum is new each session. Note: No class Nov 28 & Dec 5. Offered each session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 17, 2015 - 10:00am - December 19, 2015 - 12:00pmAmber Wallin$144$123$0Register Now

Mix It Up!

Length: 
8 weeks (grades 2 & up)

Alternative materials and mixed media combined withvarious printmaking methods will be the focus of this class.Techniques such as collage, stencil art, and monotypeprinting along with recycled fabrics and other upcycledmaterials will be used. Enjoy exploring unusual ways toincorporate experimental projects into interesting artisticcreations. Note: No class Nov 28 & Dec 5. offered each session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 17, 2015 - 10:00am - December 19, 2015 - 12:00pmJulia Gartzke$144$123$0Register Now

Workshops

Holiday Gifts

Length: 
1 days (grades 2 & up)

Students will surprise family with artistic holiday gifts by creating … well, you adults are just going to wait and find out! Our lips are sealed as to what your children will design and produce in this fun workshop. The one thing we can tell you is that the all the artwork will be their personal unique handmade pieces.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
December 12, 2015 - 2:00pm - 5:00pmCarrie Hatcher$27$23$0Register Now

Edible Holiday House

Length: 
1 day (children 8 & under w/ adult)

Create the ultimate centerpiece this holiday by making an edible house. Note: Families encouraged. Bring one box graham crackers and one bag of candy to share—we supply the rest.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
December 19, 2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pmCarrie Hatcher$23$20$0Register Now

School Release Days

St. Paul School Release Days

Length: 
Full day or Half day, K - 5th Grade

Come for half-day, all-day, or multiple days if scheduled. Kids enter a world where their minds are hard at work while having fun. They’ll make art with a variety of creative studio themes and media, read books, hear storytelling, get physical exercise, see old friends, make new ones and everything in between. See dates below.  Note: All students—bring a snack. Full-day students—bring lunch and two snacks. If preferred, ArtiCulture offers snacks for .75 each. Extended care option available at additional cost. 

Extended day childcare:    

  • Before care 8 am - 9 am: $6 per day   
  • After care 4 pm - 5:30 pm: $8 per day
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 15, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
October 15, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 15, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 16, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
October 16, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 16, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 30, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
October 30, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 30, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
November 20, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
November 20, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
November 20, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
December 23, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
December 23, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
December 23, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now

Mpls School Release Days

Length: 
Full day or Half day, K - 5th Grade

Come for half-day, all-day, or multiple days if scheduled. Kids enter a world where their minds are hard at work while having fun. They’ll make art with a variety of creative studio themes and media, read books, hear storytelling, get physical exercise, see old friends, make new ones and everything in between. See dates below. Note: All students—bring a snack. Full-day students—bring lunch and two snacks. If preferred, ArtiCulture offers snacks for .75 each. Extended care option available at additional cost.

Extended day childcare:

  • Before care 8 am - 9 am: $6 per day
  • After care 4 pm - 5:30 pm: $8 per day
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 14, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
October 14, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 14, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 15, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
October 15, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 15, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 16, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
October 16, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 16, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 29, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
October 29, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 29, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 30, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
October 30, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
October 30, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
November 25, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
November 25, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
November 25, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
December 21, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
December 21, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
December 21, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
December 22, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
December 22, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
December 22, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
December 23, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:00pmTBA$55$47$0Register Now
December 23, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now
December 23, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pmTBA$28$24$0Register Now

Winter Break Camps!

Length: 
Full or Half day, K - 5th Grade

Kids can come celebrate the end of the year right in our warm studio with creative 2- and 3-dimensional projects! Kids will be involved with a variety of art projects and indoor activities to chase away the cabin fever blues.

We offer half and full day options. 2015 Winter Break Camp is a four day block; dates included are Monday-Wednesday, 12/29-31 & Friday, 1/2. Thursday is off. 

Note: All students—bring a snack. Full-day students—bring lunch and two snacks. If preferred, ArtiCulture offers snacks for .75 each. Extended care option available at additional cost. 

Extended day childcare:

  • Before care 8 am - 9 am: $6 per day
  • After care 4 pm - 5:30 pm: $8 per day
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
December 28, 2015 - 9:00am - December 31, 2015 - 4:00pmTBA$240$204$0Register Now
December 28, 2015 - 9:00am - December 31, 2015 - 12:00pmTBA$130$111$0Register Now
December 28, 2015 - 1:00pm - December 31, 2015 - 4:00pmTBA$130$111$0Register Now

Spring Break Camps

Length: 
Full day or Half day, K - 5th Grade

Come for half-day, all-day, or multiple days if scheduled. Kids enter a world where their minds are hard at work while having fun. They’ll make art with a variety of creative studio themes and media, read books, hear storytelling, get physical exercise, see old friends, make new ones and everything in between. See dates below.  Note: All students—bring a snack. Full-day students—bring lunch and two snacks. If preferred, ArtiCulture offers snacks for .75 each. Extended care option available at additional cost. 

Extended day childcare:    

  • Before care 8 am - 9 am: $6 per day   
  • After care 4 pm - 5:30 pm: $8 per day

Summer Camps

Summer Camps!

Length: 
Week long camps, Mon.-Fri. : 2015 Registration opens mid-February

We have Half-Day/Full-Day Options for many classes. Each week offers a different subject for camp goers. Curricula include separate programming for morning and afternoon camps. Camps are open to PreK (age 4) through high school aged students.

Camps listed on the Summer Art Camps page.

Youth

Classes

Comics to Animation

Length: 
7 weeks (grades 7 & up)

Learn new approaches to comics by using selected imagery to enhance storylines. This class will take a multimedia approach to creating a variety of comic art. Students can choose the most intriguing concepts to focus on, individually or collectively, through drawing or paper cutting/folding to create stop-motion videos. Note: no class Nov 26.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 22, 2015 - 6:30pm - December 10, 2015 - 8:30pmJoy Spika$126$108$0Register Now

Drawing and Painting

Length: 
6 weeks (grads 7 & up)
We will approach classic drawing and painting exercises in engaging ways to foster creative development and artistic style. Students will enhance confidence and abilities by learning technical skills, technique and color concepts. Some projects will be guided by personal interest. If desired, students can focus on building a college portfolio. Note: No class Nov 25.
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
November 4, 2015 - 6:00pm - December 16, 2015 - 8:00pmCorilyn Wagner$126$108$0Register Now

Adults

Classes

Art of the Mark

Length: 
5 weeks

Explore artistic expression through mark-making using a variety of media and tools to create textures and marks that can be worked into more refined art. Students will be challenged to "play" with materials and create artwork that balances between spontaneity and control. Individual instruction will encourage students to cultivate their own unique artistic voice. Note: Materials fee $10 payable first day of class. No class Nov 25.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
November 11, 2015 - 7:00pm - December 16, 2015 - 9:00pmLiza Sylvestre$75$64$0Register Now

Drawing & Painting Studio

Length: 
10 weeks

If just beginning, benefit from individual guidance through a variety of skill-building projects. More advanced students can expand their base skills in a creative support system. All levels welcome—dry or water based media. Note: Needed supply list will be discussed first day or bring desired materials. Note: offerred each session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 12, 2015 - 7:00pm - December 14, 2015 - 9:30pmNell Pierce$188$160$0Register Now

Art as Journal

Length: 
5 weeks

Journaling is a unique form of individual storytelling. In this class participants will explore journaling as a form of visual art. In addition to mark-making, the use of unconventional materials will be incorporated. Instruction on simple bookbinding techniques will be included to complete your personally designed book. Note: Materials fee $10 payable first day of class.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 12, 2015 - 7:00pm - November 9, 2015 - 9:30pmAmber Wallin$94$80$0Register Now

Paper and Book Arts

Length: 
5 weeks

This introductory class will give you the basics needed tocreate a multitude of books. Beginning with use of toolsand simple bookbinding techniques, you will learn howto create individual books from a single piece of paper,single-section pamphlets, accordion and a hardcoverjournal style book and more. Great for personal use or as gifts. Note: Materials fee $9 payable first day of class.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
November 16, 2015 - 7:00pm - December 14, 2015 - 9:30pmCaroline Wood$94$80$0Register Now

Children's Book Illustration

Length: 
10 weeks
Ever had the desire to illustrate a story? In this class, you will learn to bring stories, both familiar and unfamiliar, to life through illustration. We will examine work of established book illustrators, including some locals. Students will explore with a variety of techniques and ultimately begin to illustrate a story of choice. Note: Prerequisite—basic drawing skills. Materials fee $10 payable first day of class.
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 13, 2015 - 7:00pm - December 15, 2015 - 9:30pmNell Pierce$188$160$0Register Now

Jewelry Lovers

Length: 
5 weeks
Add dazzling jewelry to your collection or give as a gift for the holidays! Create jewelry through an exploration of color, pattern and shape. Learn basic seed bead techniques and wire wrapping to design intricate and interesting designs or enjoy making something simple and fun. Depending on chosen design intricacy, leave with 1 to 6 finished pieces. Note: Materials fee $15 payable first day of class, if desired additional materials can be purchased during class.
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
November 10, 2015 - 7:00pm - December 8, 2015 - 9:00pmCarrie Hatcher$75$64$0Register Now

Exploring Sensory Creativity

Length: 
5 weeks
Explore your senses and their connection to creativity. Challenge your art making process by utilizing alternative senses and learn how to strengthen and rely on these senses throughout the creative process. Lesson examples include blind drawing aided only by touch, motion drawings using your whole body to draw and drawing your earliest memory. Note: Materials fee $8 payable first day of class.
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 7, 2015 - 7:00pm - November 4, 2015 - 9:30pmLiza Sylvestre$94$80$0Register Now

Comics, Storytellings & Zines!

Length: 
5 weeks
This class will use illustration to tell stories, create comic books and make a zine (fiction or non-fiction) to share. Learn techniques to covey emotion, set a scene and an aesthetic for a story. Delve into character development, communication styles, individual concepts, and self-exploration through storytelling. Participants will create original work and learn to make multiples to share with the community. Note: Materials fee $5 payable first day of class. No class Nov 25.
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
November 11, 2015 - 7:00pm - December 16, 2015 - 9:00pmJoy Spika$75$64$0Register Now

Visual Poetry

Length: 
5 weeks
Students will "translate" chosen poems into visual art. A poetry reading of favorite poems, personal or by others, will be a starting point for creating thought-boards of inspiration for finished pieces. A final project will include artist's books of poems with accompanying artwork. Participants will find that both their writing and visual art muscles will be worked in this class! Note: Materials fee $8 payable first day of class.
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 15, 2015 - 7:00pm - November 12, 2015 - 9:00pmLiza Sylvestre$75$64$0Register Now

Unconventional Artist

Length: 
6 weeks

Do you have a desire to be visually creative, but feel you don’t have artistic skills? In this class you will learn different ways to create works of art without possessing refined drawing skills. Create textures, patterns, and fine art imagery by learning simple stamping and printing stenciling, and layering methods... among others! Note: Materials fee $12 payable first day.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 15, 2015 - 7:00pm - November 19, 2015 - 9:30pmCaroline Wood$113$97$0Register Now

Workshops

Silver Clay Jewelry

Length: 
2 weeks

Learn the basics of silver metal clay to make beautifulone-of-a-kind jewelry. Participants will design, incorporatesurface textures and complete a minimum of three tofour pieces (pendants, earrings, etc) in this workshop.Note: First workshop day is mandatory. Materials fee $50payable first day of class.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
October 25, 2015 - 5:30pm - November 1, 2015 - 8:30pmLaura Juul$45$39$0Register Now

Fused Glass Jewelry

Length: 
1 day

Create original jewelry using colorful and dicroic glass. Make at least 4 colorful and dazzling fused glass pins, pendants or earrings. Great for gift giving or keeping as personal accessory additions. Note: Materials fee $32 payable on day of class. Note: Offered each session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
November 15, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:30pmLaura Juul$19$17$0Register Now

Silver Clay - Torch Firing

Length: 
1 day

Learn the art of torch firing silver metal clay to createjewelry and silver artwork without the necessity of a kiln.This amazing process enables students to create oneof-a-kind silver pieces in just 4 hours. Note: Prerequisite:Previous metal clay experience. Note: Materials fee$50 payable on day of class. Additional clay can bepurchased.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
November 22, 2015 - 4:00pm - 9:00pmLaura Juul$40$34$0Register Now