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June 2019

Summertime Vision Board

June 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Free 20 tickets left

Have you ever made it through our long Minnesota winter, vowing to savor every moment that summer brings….only to arrive at Labor Day feeling that you didn’t enjoy summer the way you envisioned?  Don’t let that happen this summer!  Join local professional coach Jen Bertsch for a mini-vision board workshop.  Explore your hopes and dreams.  Create an artistic visual plan that will ensure you accomplish what you hope to this summer, arriving at September without any regrets, and with inspiration…

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Imagination + Kids + Camera = FUN! Beginning Photography Age 10+ – 2 half-day classes

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June 15 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on June 22, 2019 at 9:00 am

$65 Sold out

A picture is worth a thousand words!  This class will empower students to begin to capture images that express themselves in relation to the world around them.    Students will be introduced to technical and aesthetic aspects of photography, providing them with the foundation for life-long enjoyment & expression. This class is on 2 consecutive Saturdays:  June 15 & June 22, 2019 from 9:00am - 11:30am each Saturday. Bonus:  At the end of class, each student will own their own…

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July 2019

Intergenerational – Mixed Media Weaving

July 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
$50 8 tickets left

Create a whimsical mixed media mini tapestry using basic weaving techniques with beautiful yarns and fibers on a simple loom of burlap and matboard. Then, layer strips of book pages, mulberry paper, or printed sheets to build your visual story. Finally, embellish with found objects, beads and jewelry components, buttons and paper flowers, or sticks and other natural items. When you've finished, you'll have your own fiber arts mini tapestry, approximately 5 x 7 inches. Add a matboard frame or…

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Imagination + Kids + Camera = FUN! Beginning Photography Age 10+ – 2 half-day classes

July 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on July 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm

$65 5 tickets left

A picture is worth a thousand words!  This class will empower students to begin to capture images that express themselves in relation to the world around them.    Students will be introduced to technical and aesthetic aspects of photography, providing them with the foundation for life-long enjoyment & expression. This class is on 2 consecutive Saturdays: July 13th & 20th from 1:00pm - 3:30pm each Saturday. Bonus:  At the end of class, each student will own their own digital camera! The…

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Eco Printing with Botanicals on Silk

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
$55 10 tickets left

Learn the fascinating process of printing leaves onto fabric without the use of paints, inks or external dyes. In botanical printing, also called eco printing, heat is used to extract pigments and tannins from leaves and transfer them to paper or cloth, leaving behind lasting prints of the leaves. In this introductory class we’ll take a brief walk outside to gather leaves, learn how to bundle our leaves tightly against silk, then submit our bundles to the steamer. While our…

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Stone Balancing

July 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$60 12 tickets left

The piling of stones has been happening since ancient times, whether for spiritual purposes, identification of burial grounds, navigation, or other reasons.  Stone balancing has been compared to yoga practice, as the mind becomes focused and quiet during the process of balancing the stones. Uniting elements of performance art, sculpture, and meditation, Peter Juhl has been arranging natural stones to create works of art for over twenty years, primarily on the North Shore of Minnesota. The sculptures he creates evoke…

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August 2019

Imagination + Kids + Camera = FUN! Beginning Photography Age 10+ – 2 half-day classes

August 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on August 10, 2019 at 2:00 pm

$65 6 tickets left

A picture is worth a thousand words!  This class will empower students to begin to capture images that express themselves in relation to the world around them.    Students will be introduced to technical and aesthetic aspects of photography, providing them with the foundation for life-long enjoyment & expression. This class is on 2 consecutive Saturdays:  August 3rd & August 10th, from 2:00pm- 4:30pm each Saturday. Bonus:  At the end of class, each student will own their own digital camera!…

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September 2019

Block Printing on Fabric

September 28 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
$80 8 tickets left

One of the oldest forms of art, block printing is both historical and accessible, as it involves simply creating a block, using ink or paint, and then transferring the image on to the receiving material.  In this class, students will use nature or cultural heritage or other sources for inspiration, creating beautiful designs on fabric. Join Karen Rognsvoog, experienced folk school teacher,  for an introduction to block printing on fabric, using ‘heat set’ fabric paint.  Learn how to carve your…

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