Class Schedule for Current Session

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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 registration fee, is refunded. After that, no credits or refunds will be made. 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

Wee Grow Art

Length: 
5 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: Offered each session. No class July 5th.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
June 21, 2014 - 9:45am - July 26, 2014 - 10:45amLauren Oland$70 ($53 additional sibling)$60 ($45 additional sibling)$0Register Now
April 11, 2014 - 9:15am - June 6, 2014 - 10:15amLauren Oland$126$108$0Register Now

Art Sprouts

Length: 
5 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: Offered each session. No class July 5th.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
June 21, 2014 - 8:30am - July 26, 2014 - 9:30amLauren Oland$70$60$0Register Now
April 11, 2014 - 8:00am - June 6, 2014 - 9:00amLauren Oland$126$108$0Register Now

Art Together

Length: 
5 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: Offered each session. No class July 5th.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
June 21, 2014 - 11:00am - July 27, 2014 - 12:30pmLauren Oland$105 ($79 additional siblings)$90 ($68 additional siblings)$0Register Now
April 11, 2014 - 10:30am - June 6, 2014 - 12:00pmLauren Oland$189$161$0Register Now

School Age Children

Classes

Art Expedition - registration closed

Length: 
7 weeks (grades 2 & up)

This class will experientially explore the vast world of art. From technique building and problem solving to art history, famous artists and interesting art movements—students will be guided through engaging, educational and fun projects. Note: No class Feb. 15th for winter session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
April 12, 2014 - 10:00am - May 24, 2014 - 12:00pmJulia Gartzke$119$102$0Register Now

Art Blossoms - registration closed

Length: 
7 weeks (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: Offered each session. No class Feb. 15th for winter session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
April 12, 2014 - 10:00am - May 24, 2014 - 12:00pmKyra Schugt$119$102$0Register Now

Art and Nature - registration closed

Length: 
6 weeks (grades 2 & up)

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This class will focus on the natural world around us. As the weather gets warmer leaves start coming out, spring flowers blossom, birds migrate north. Artists find great pleasure using the natural environment for inspiration. In this class young artists will too!

 

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
April 8, 2014 - 4:30pm - May 13, 2014 - 6:30pmElena Griggs$102$87$0Register Now

Incredible Comics

Length: 
8 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: Offered each session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
April 17, 2014 - 4:30pm - June 5, 2014 - 6:30pmJoy Spika$136$116$0Register Now

School Release Days

Winter Break Camps! - Registration is closed.

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. 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: $5 per day
  • After care 4 pm - 5:30 pm: $7 per day

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: $5 per day   
  • After care 4 pm - 5:30 pm: $7 per day

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: $5 per day   
  • After care 4 pm - 5:30 pm: $7 per day

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: $5 per day
  • After care 4 pm - 5:30 pm: $7 per day

Summer Camps

Summer Camps!

Length: 
Week long camps, Mon.-Fri. starting June 9th!

Camps begin June 9th! Our schedule will be posted early 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 sixth grade.

Camps listed on the Summer Art Camps page.

Youth

Classes

Comics and Animation - registration closed

Length: 
8 weeks (grades 7 & up)

In this class learn how professional artists produce exciting comic books and dynamic animations. Refine your drawing skills to create animated characters, believable environments and captivating storylines. We will focus on advanced storyboarding to construct convincing animation sequences.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
April 10, 2014 - 6:30pm - May 29, 2014 - 8:30pmJoy Spika$136$116$0Register Now

Passionate Artist - registration closed

Length: 
7 weeks (grades 7-11)

This camp class is for students who want to enhance their creative abilities and learn observational techniques. How artists choose to interpret observations will also be examined. Projects will incorporate color concepts and painting techniques to foster creative development and personal artistic interests.Portfolio prep can be incorporated if so desired.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
April 14, 2014 - 5:00pm - June 2, 2014 - 7:00pmJoy Spika$119$102$0Register Now

Fashion Design Intro - registration closed

Length: 
9 weeks (grades 7 & up)

Learn about fashion terms and know-how, find inspiration, and start creating. From your illustrated fashion line, you will pick  a favorite shirt design and with guidance, you will actually make it! When completed, we will put together a fashion show.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
April 8, 2014 - 5:30pm - June 3, 2014 - 7:30pmLauren Oland$146$126$0Register Now

Adults

Classes

Personal Journal/sketchbook

Length: 
4 weeks
Journals and sketchbooks are often a unique expression of the individual...this time it includes the journal/ sketchbook itself. Make your own paper from scratch to use as the cover of your handmade sketchbook. Instruction on binding techniques will be included to make your personally designed book. Note: Materials fee $10 payable first day of class.
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
July 8, 2014 - 7:00pm - July 29, 2014 - 9:30pmKatrina Knutson$56$48$0Register Now

The Unconventional Artist

Length: 
4 weeks
Do you have a desire to be 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. Note: Materials fee $12 payable first day.
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
July 2, 2014 - 7:00pm - July 23, 2014 - 9:00pmKyra Schugt$56$48$0Register Now

Summer in the City

Length: 
4 weeks
Capture the urban landscape from coffee bars and skylines to parks and gardens. Instruction will be in the form of insights, advice and assistance with problem solving, technical help, and issues of “seeing” and composition. Supply choices for mobility will be discussed. Note: Beginning Drawing or equivalent recommended. Bring desired supplies for easy transport. Meet at ArtiCulture first day.
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
July 29, 2014 - 6:30pm - August 19, 2014 - 8:30pmTBA$56$48$0Register Now

The Creative Self

Length: 
6 weeks

Discover your “Artist within” in this self-exploratory class. For artists and non-artists alike, this class is an opportunity to experience the satisfaction of artistic creation while also letting loose, experimenting and having fun. Using a range of activities from writing to painting to printmaking you will create works of fine art by exercising the right side of your brain. Note: Materials fee $10 payable first day. Note: offered every session. No class July 3rd.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
June 19, 2014 - 7:00pm - July 31, 2014 - 9:00pmAbbey Kleinert$84$72$0Register Now
April 17, 2014 - 7:00pm - May 22, 2014 - 9:00pmAbbey Kleinert$84$72$0Register Now

Drawing & Painting Studio

Length: 
6 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. No class May 26 for spring session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
June 16, 2014 - 7:00pm - July 21, 2014 - 9:30pmJoy Spika$84$72$0Register Now
April 7, 2014 - 7:00pm - June 2, 2014 - 9:30pmJoy Spika$140$119$0Register Now

DIY Home Decor - registration closed

Length: 
5 weeks

For the Remodelista or Pinterest junkie—this class takes crafting to a new level! Learn how to incorporate simple and exciting printmaking processes to design and create unique pieces to enhance your decor and beautify your home. Leave class with tea towels, placemats, and a throw pillow case designed by you! For the truly bold, go home and print wall designs with your new skills. Note: Materials fee $25 payable first day of class.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
April 9, 2014 - 7:00pm - May 7, 2014 - 9:00pmAbbey Kleinert$70$60$0Register Now

Bookmaking

Length: 
4 weeks

Learn fundamental techniques needed to create a multitude of books. Beginning with vocabulary, tools and simple bookbinding you will work on single-section pamphlets, create a book from a single piece of paper, an accordion and a hard cover journal style book. This introductory class will give you the basics that all book artists know. Note: Materials fee $12 payable on day of class.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
May 14, 2014 - 7:00pm - June 4, 2014 - 9:00pmAbbey Kleinert$56$48$0Register Now

Workshops

Torch Firing PMC+

Length: 
1 day

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

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
August 17, 2014 - 4:00pm - 9:00pmLaura Juul$35$30$0Register Now
June 1, 2014 - 4:00pm - 9:00pmLaura Juul$34$29$0Register Now

Into to PMC Silver Jewelry

Length: 
2 weeks

Learn the basics of silver PMC (precious metal clay) to make beautiful one-of-a-kind jewelry. Participants will design and complete at least three or four pieces (pendants, earrings etc) in this workshop. Note: First workshop day is mandatory. Materials fee $45 payable first day. Note: Offered each session.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
July 13, 2014 - 5:30pm - July 20, 2014 - 8:30pmLaura Juul$42$36$0Register Now
April 27, 2013 - 5:30pm - May 4, 2013 - 8:30pmLaura Juul$41$35$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
July 27, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:30pmLaura Juul$18$16$0Register Now

Natural Dyed Accessories

Length: 
1 day

In this 1-day workshop explore nature’s palette and experiment with shibori dye techniques. Learn how to extract dye from natural materials such as plants, fruits, vegetables and spices; and how to prepare natural fibers such as cotton and silk to accept the dyes. You will leave with a dyed tote and silk scarf. Note: If desired, bring a washed natural fiber item to dye (wool, cotton, silk, etc)—results will vary. Materials fee $20 payable day of class.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
June 21, 2014 - 2:00pm - 5:00pmAbbey Kleinert$21$18$0Register Now

Nuno Felted Scarf

Length: 
1 day

Embellish a silk scarf with soft wool fibers to create a beautiful accessory perfect for spring. Choose your color palette of beautifully dyed fibers, and then create any design from floral to geometric to abstract. Without knitting or sewing, you’ll create a supple scarf using a little soapy water and a unique felting technique. Note: Materials fee $25 payable to instructor on day of workshop. Bring 2-3 hand towels, 1 old bath towel, sharp scissors.

DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
May 10, 2014 - 1:00pm - 5:00pmLeslie Granbeck$28$24$0Register Now

Felted Flowers & Leaves

Length: 
1 day
Learn to make colorful felted flowers and leaves from wool fibers and a little soapy water. Turn into a pins as clothing accessories, use them on napkin rings, adorn packages or add to a stem for display. These pretty flowers have a million uses. Note: Bring 2-3 hand towels and sharp scissors. Materials fee $10 payable on day of class.
DatesTeacherFeeMember FeeSupply Fee
April 26, 2014 - 1:00pm - 5:00pmLeslie Granbeck$28$24$0Register Now