May 22, 2024


Art Shines Through

Classes and workshops calendar published March 30, 2022 – West Central Tribune

Sunburg Heritage Arts Initiative

The Sunburg Heritage Arts Initiative has several workshops scheduled. They will be held at the Sunburg Group Middle.
Fiddle workshop: April 3, 1 to 4 p.m., Hope Lutheran Church open to all violin players of any age, with two or extra decades of participating in encounter strongly encouraged those people underneath 12 need to be accompanied by an adult. Discover fiddle tunes and methods in both equally smaller and huge teams and perform in a pupil/trainer 4 p.m. live performance at the conclusion of the workshop. Instructors are Cristina Seaborn and Dempsey Schroeder. Maggie Harp is the accompanist on piano and guitar. Advance registration demanded by March 28, space limited. Contact Darlene at 320-599-4700.

DEMO Inc. (Building Checking out Retaining Originality through the arts) has gained funding from the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council to convey “Art to the Willmar Library” for students in grades 4-12. Monica Villars is the instructor. Greatest class dimensions is 10. Pre-registration is necessary, create to Monica at

[email protected]

with name, age, lessons, and make contact with information and facts. Stroll-ins welcome if area lets.
Lessons for pupils in grades 4-8, 3:30 to 5 p.m. at the library.
April 12: Reserve arts, Pocket accordion
April 19: Drawing, Riley op art

Classes for students in grades 7-12, 3:30 to 5 p.m. at the library.
April 11: Drawing, Picasso portrait

Lessons for students in grades 7-12, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at DEMO inc Studios, west of Svea on U.S. Highway 71.
April 18: Printmaking, Gelli printing
April 25: Intro to western paper

The annual Spring Paper classes have been set for April. Pre-registration is demanded, ship your title, age, handle, phone number, your email and test manufactured payable to DEMO Inc. to 728 Next St. S.E., Willmar, MN 56201. For more information and facts email

[email protected]

. Wander-ins welcome if house is obtainable.
Spring Paper: For teens and adults, study and observe the “western paper” creating system through the 90 minute class, come organized to get damp and use footwear that can get wet. Six sessions, 4 p.m. Friday, April 22, 10 a.m. and midday, Saturday, April 23 and 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Sunday, April 24, $5 per individual reservation payment that will be refunded at the workshop.

Milan Village Arts classes have been scheduled for the future year. The full agenda is on the site. Customers receive a price cut on tuition. Source fees are compensated to the teacher at the stop of course. To sign up or for additional facts on any of these workshops call 320-734-4807 or take a look at the web-site at electronic mail: [email protected]. The art faculty has several studios. Check the web page for studio dates and a lot more data. Impending classes mentioned by registration deadline are:

Viking knit bracelet: April 16, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. instructor Kathy Nardi inexperienced persons and above, minimum age 14 discover the fundamentals, working towards first with copper wire (sterling silver wire is an choice) tuition $100, materials $20 to $40 depending on marketplace value registration deadline April 2.

Norwegian Skinnfeller: April 23-24, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. instructor Karen Aakre starter and higher than, minimal age 12 Skinnfeller is a Norwegian craft of stitching sheep skins collectively and then decorating them make mittens in the measurement of your option tuition $160, provides $50 as well as the cost of the skin registration deadline April 9.

Sami-influenced bracelets: April 23, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. instructor Norma Refsal newbie and over, minimal age 14 operate in leather-based, nickel-cost-free pewter thread and antler to build a bracelet pretty close handwork, if you require further magnification, you will will need to provide your possess tuition $100, supplies $35 registration deadline April 9.
Sami-inspired bracelets continuation: April 24, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. teacher Norma Refsal beginner and over, minimum amount age 14 make bracelets that go further than the conventional 3-strand braid various models to choose from close handwork, if you require excess magnification or lights, you will have to have to bring your possess tuition $100, supplies $50 registration deadline April 9.

Silversmithing 1, 3-working day: Might 6-8, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. instructor Marilyn Hanson starter, no encounter required, least age 16 study the essentials, which include how to solder and how to use most of the equipment tuition $195, supplies $80 to $110 dependent on industry price and $5 acetylene charge no outside silver Silver studio is offered to those finishing this course registration deadline March 26.

Silversmithing 1, 3-working day: May perhaps 13-15, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. very same as course previously mentioned registration deadline April 2.

Silversmithing 2, 3-working day: Might 20-22 instructor Marilyn Hanson developed for both equally intermediate and advanced learners, minimum amount age 16 tuition $195, provides dependent on use and current market value and $5 acetylene fee registration deadline April 9.

The Spoon Collecting: June 2-4, all working day and into the night family welcoming event for those intrigued in wood spoon carving and classic handcrafts.

Open carving night: carvers of all persuasions are invited to satisfy from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on the to start with Tuesday of every single month at the college to carve and community. Free of charge.

Silver Studio: open up to all individuals that have taken commencing silversmithing and are MVAS members. Price is $10 for night and $20 for all day.

Weaving Studio: open to those with encounter with looms or have taken the weaving rugs course and are MVAS associates by appointment or sign up for a weaving team, no charge looms are preserved with warp at no price.

Framing Studio: a completely-functional framing workshop open to these who have taken the framing workshop and are MVAS members $5 hour, $10 for half working day, $20 whole day by appointment only.