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To register for a class visit the SHOP tab, call 320-632-0960, or click the link in the class description.


Wednesday, July 24th 5-7:30pm

Member $30/Non-member $35

Register online at or call 320-632-0960.

Join us in the Linden Hill Music Garden for a summery painting class.  Participants are welcome to arrive at Linden Hill at 5pm with instruction starting at 5:30pm.  Beverages and food are available for purchase from Linden Hill.  This class is open to ages 21+ with a class size limit of 18.

Art Around The World

 Art Activities include Swedish Dala Designs, Japanese Calligraphy, and watercolor postcards so you can send your very own artwork around the world!  During this time you can also learn about the ukulele and even try it our for yourself!  Art activities will take place from 3:00-4:00pm.  The activities during this time are free and open to the public.

Wednesday, August 21st, 5:15-8pm

Member: $25/ Non-Member $30

This program will take place at the MN Fishing Museum located at 304 Broadway, Little Falls, MN 56345.

Join artist Lisa McClintick for a class on drawing and journaling.  We will get inspiration from the many artifacts and exhibitions at the fishing museum with a chance to sketch and color 1-3 lures and write your own fish story.  You can bring your own sketchbook or use paper, colored pencils and watercolors the instructor will have available.  This class is open to ages 12+ with a requirement of 5 participants for the class to run.  Class size limit 10.  Pre-registration is required.  Register online at or call 320-632-0960.

Wednesday, October 30th, 5:30-7:30pm

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Come on down to our ceramics studio and play around with clay on our pottery wheels for 2 hours on Wednesday, October 30th, starting at 5:30pm. Maybe you make a pet food bowl! Or maybe, you end up making something a bit different :)

Class size limit of 5 ppl

**preregistration required**

Mosaic Glass Mandala w/ Laura Ruprecht

Thursday, September 19th
Register by phone at 320-632-0960 or online at
Discover the art of mosaic with artist, Laura Ruprecht.  You will create your own Mosaic Mandala wall hanging in this hands on workshop.  We will use hand-cut stained glass and glass tesserae to design a radial pattern on a 10-inch wooden backer.  Laura's guidance ensures a unique and captivating result all at a beginner level pace. Upon completion, you will receive a grout kit to finish your masterpiece at home, blending creativity and person expression in this concise and immersive mosaic art experience.
This class is open to ages 12+.
There is a required minimum of 5 to run the class and a max of 15 people.
Pre-registration is required.

Paint a Pop Art Highland Cow
Saturday, September 28th
Member $35/Non-Member $40
Join artist Tracy Miller and create your own colorful highland cow! All supplies included and wear an old shirt, apron or smock.  This class is open to ages 10+ with a class size limit of 16.  4 participants are required to run the class.  Pre-registration is required.

Pop Art Raccoon w/ Tracy Miller

Paint a Pop Art Raccoon
Saturday, September 28th
Member $35/Non-Member $40
This colorful little raccoon can be your very own by taking this acrylic painting class with Tracy Miller.  All Supplies included and wear an old shirt, apron or smock. This class is open to ages 10+ with a class size limit of 16. 4 participants are required to run the class.  Pre-registration is required.
Register online at or call 320-632-0960.

Paint Your Own Pottery

GRA offer's a monthly Paint Your Own Pottery class. Down in the studio we have a variety of ceramics ready to be painted ranging from $5-$20! Spot reservation is $5 and includes glazes and firing.  At the class you choose a pottery piece from a variety of pre-made bisquedware (cost of pottery item not included in reservation fee).  Register online at

Class Dates:

June 5th, 5:30-6:30p
August 7th, 5:30-6:30p
October 2nd, 5:30-6:30p
November 6th, 5:30-6:30p
December 4th, 5:30-6:30p


  Art Journaling: Adult Art Club

Art Journaling: Adult Art Club with classes are held on a monthly basis.  Adult Art Club provides participants the time to work on their creative projects while sharing ideas and creativity with others.  All that is needed is you and your art journal!  An art journal can be an old book, notepad, sketch pad, pieces of paper, or anything that suits your creative expression.  Adult Art Club is FREE to join and so are basic supplies including stickers, pencils, markers, ect.  Please bring your own art journal and any other supplies you may want to use for your creations.  If you do not have an art journal you can make one in class.  No prior art experience required.  This class is not a supervised class and no instructor is present.  No registration required.  For questions or additional information visit or call 320-632-0960.

Open Ceramics Studio

Check under the shop tab for dates and times!

This program is open to ages 16+ with a class size limit of 8.

Member $15, Non-Member $20.

10-punch pass member $100, non-member $150

5- punch pass member $55, non-member $80

  Pre-registration required.  If you are an open ceramics punch pass holder call 320-632-0960 to schedule your visit. 

Time to work in the studio to practice with clay.  Pinch pots, slab bowls, throwing, ect.  Interested to try clay?  Come in and see what's going on, no long-term commitment. 

To register call 320-632-0960 or visit 


FREE VIRTUAL TUTORIALS: How to draw a realistic tree step-by-step offered, Emotions - Realistic Acting, Painting Waves with Watercolor, and Three Simple Dance Moves for Beginners (video below).
    Click HERE for a free PDF with links to other at home art resources for adults.





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