Open Art Studio




WINTER
Arboretum Art Open Studio: Your place to create and converge! (125-01-09-18)
WINTER SERIES
Every Tuesday, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. from January 9 through March 27, 2018

Level: All levels, mediums and abilities are welcome
One fee allows admittance for all Tuesdays listed above. 

Limit 20, Tearoom - Snyder Building

register Sold out. Add your name to the waitlist
$39 member/$155 non-member
 includes rental room space and Arboretum admission
 

Arboretum Art Open Studio: Your place to create and converge! 
Arboretum Open Art Studio - SPRING SERIES 
(125-04-03-18)
Tuesdays, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., April 3 - June 19


Level: All levels, mediums and abilities are welcome. No experience necessary

Come breathe in the fresh air and relish the beauty of spring at the Arboretum. Do you need a beautiful and inspiring space to practice your art? Do you enjoy the community of other artists for support and encouragement? There is no better place than the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum to continue your artistic journey! Set in the exquisite Edwin Lundee- designed Tea Room, you will find inspiration inside and out all year around. As you gaze through the windows or step onto the Tea Room Outdoor Terrace. Here you encounter one-of- a-kind observational nature opportunities. Watch as the splendor of spring emerges revealing azaleas, dogwood and over 30,000 tulips. Simply bring your own supplies; tables, chairs and easy water access are available for your convenience. Be greeted by fellow artists busy at their craft. Whether you are just beginning or have been practicing your art for many years, everyone benefits from this supportive, welcoming environment. One fee allows admittance for all Tuesdays, April 3 - June 19.
Limit 20, Snyder Building - Tea Room

register $39 member/$155 non-member, includes Arboretum admission 

 

Arboretum Art Open Studio: Your place to create and converge! Arboretum Open Art Studio - FALL SERIES (125-09-04-18)
Tuesdays, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., September 4 - Tuesday, November 20


Level: All levels, mediums and abilities are welcome. No experience necessary

Do you need a beautiful and inspiring space to practice your art in fall? Do you enjoy the community of other artists for support and encouragement? There is no better place than the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum to continue your artistic journey! Explore the magnificent colors of fall foliage and flowers in our liveliest season. Watch as the season progresses. Leaves drop and the trees reveal their inner beauty. Woody plants and ornamental grasses contribute to the peaceful landscape. All of this can be viewed from the classroom setting in the exquisite Edwin Lundee-designed Tea Room. As you gaze through the windows or step onto the Tea Room Outdoor Terrace, you encounter one-of- a-kind observational nature opportunities. Simply bring your own supplies; tables, chairs and easy water access are available for your convenience. On those chilly mornings be greeted by the warmth of the fireplace and fellow artists busy at their craft. Whether you are just beginning or have been practicing your art for many years, everyone benefits from this supportive, welcoming environment. One fee allows admittance for all Tuesdays listed above.
Limit 20, Snyder Building - Tea Room

register  $39 member/$155 non-member, includes Arboretum admission 

 

 


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Kids Programs Summer 2018

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Questions?

Arboretum Education Office Hours
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          Sat - Sun, noon - 4 p.m.
Email Arboretum Education at
          arbedu@umn.edu
Call Arboretum Education at
          612-301-1210


Member Perk!

Arboretum Members may invite non-members to attend a class with them at the discounted member rate! Simply register for all participants at the same time in the same order and select the "member" rate for each person at checkout.


Cancellation Policy

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Waitlist

The best chance of being enrolled in a sold out class is to add your name to the waitlist. Click the green "waitlist" button and complete the steps, or call 612-301-1210. There is no obligation to register if a spot opens. If the waitlist shows enough demand, additional class sessions may be added. 


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