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Fall Art Classes for Adults, Youth and Families

Draw-Collage-Paint           Saturday, October 11th.                                Ages 16-Adult  


Exploratory Samplers        Wednesdays, October 22, 29, Nov. 5 and 12           Adult  

6:00-9:00 pm,  $40 per or $155 for all four

Select one or all four sessions: colored pencil, watercolor, collage and acrylic. Created as a refresher for the experienced artist or as an introduction to newer makers wanting to focus on a single medium.

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Studio Night                         Thursdays, October 23rd, Nov. 6 or 13            Adults (21+)

7:00-9:00 pm,  $60 per person

Create an original painting in the company of friends. I'll guide your group in creating individual artworks based on select paintings and design. All art materials provided. BYOB. Pick a night and have one person from your group register.

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Drawing into Painting         Mondays, October 27, Nov. 3, 10 and 17                 Adult

6:00-9:00 pm,  $150 four sessions

Learn drawing techniques and concepts of form, volume and composition. Students will progress into laying out and working on a floral still-life painting. Plenty of one-on-one instruction on color, blending and brushwork.

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Parent-Child Photo-Collage         Saturdays, October 25 or Nov 8         Age 7-Adult

1:00-4:00 pm, $40 per person

Create a playful and poignant photo collage inspired by a famous portrait painting. Families can work together (one adult and one child) or individually. The self portrait allows you to see yourself as others might or to explore ideas or fantasies of yourself.

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World Architecture                  Saturday, November 15th                            Ages 7-12

1:00-4:00 pm, $38 per person

Looking at architecture from other countries such as Germany, Asia and Italy we'll draw and design  unique world buildings. Students will construct their own pop-out facade with architectural details and painted color.

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My son loved his art class with Teresa ~ it was fabulous to send him off with an eager smile each day. Not only did he learn about various artistic styles of art but also how to create them with his own expression and detail. Parent-Renae B.

Portrait retablos, a sculptural deer and tin flowers created during Summer Workshop "Magical Mexico".

Teresa’s art classes provide a much deeper artistic experience than any other classes our children have taken. Parent-Magda R.

Private Lessons

Adult and youth. Details and Registration for Private Lessons. I work with individual students at any level of experience. Lessons are developed based on the students background, ability and interest.

Development and Arts Programming

"I believe in the art of the mistake and that everyone can grow and develop their creativity through practice and experimentation."

Curriculum development and planning with small to large institutions.

Adult and youth instruction. Individual and group lessons at any level.

Institutions Teresa has partnered with:

  • Minneapolis College of Art and Design
  • Minnesota Museum of American Art
  • Science Museum of Minnesota
  • Walker Art Center
  • Minneapolis Institute of Arts