Online & At-Home Classes


Enjoy a variety of Arboretum-inspired classes, webinars, workshops, and kids activities from the comfort of your home computer or local nature area!


Ongoing

minnesota plants wildflowers, credit ElenaMedvedeva/shutterstock

Minnesota Plants: A Spring Webinar Series

(13) Sessions: Live every Tuesday, March 2 - May 25, 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. CDT

Calling all gardeners, landscapers, and nature enthusiasts- this new weekly webinar series is for you! Join local horticultural experts for a closer look at the plants that grow in Minnesota. You'll get to explore collections, backyards and gardens from your armchair as you learn more about trees, perennials, edible plants, houseplants and more! Each expert will have a unique perspective to share, from ecological to commercial. You'll gain a greater appreciation of the green that makes Minnesota so beautiful, and get tips and tricks for your own garden.

Spring Sessions
  • Houseplant Patrol: Basic Care, Problem Solving and Resources
  • Growing and Repotting Orchids at Home
  • Trading In Turfgrass
  • Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Collections
  • The New Perennial Movement
  • Cold Loving Fruits of Minnesota
  • Creating Habitat for Birds and Butterflies in Your Garden
  • Lilacs for Minnesota
  • Azaleas at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
  • Starting Vegetables from Seed
  • Get Ready for the Gardening Season!
  • Garden Visions: Native Shade Perennials
  • Reimagining the Minnesota Lawn
$30 member/$40 non-member
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gardener holding box of fresh vegetables, photo Rawpixel.com/Shutterstock

Growing Vegetables in Minnesota (Online Self-Paced Module)

Course available May 6 - September 30

Developed through University of Minnesota Extension, this online class will teach you how to plan, plant, and manage your vegetable garden for success throughout the growing season. Learn online at your own pace with access to the course throughout the growing season, with the ability to ask questions to the coordinator along the way.
$35 member/$50 non-member

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Gardening Classes


man picking apple from tree

Growing Fruit in Minnesota (Online Self-Paced Module)

Course available May 6 - September 30

Developed through the University of Minnesota Extension, this online class will teach you how to plan, plant, and manage fruit trees, bushes and vines for success throughout the growing season. Learn online at your own pace with access to the course throughout the growing season, with the ability to ask questions to the coordinator along the way.
$35 member/$50 non-member

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Gardening Classes


May

farmer chef holding spring radishes, photo Jukov Studio/Shutterstock

Spring Arrivals to Sample, Sauté & Stir Fry: Cook-Along Live (Online)

Saturday, May 15 9:00-10:30 a.m.
Ann Bercher, Culinary Education Specialist, Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

Things are coming up green in the garden- radishes, lettuce, spinach, and more! But there are only so many lettuce salads you can eat in a week... how can you get creative with these beautiful spring arrivals? 
Class Menu 

  • Sautéed Spring Greens
  • Spring Vegetable Stir-fry with Sauces
  • Dipping Sauces for raw or cooked veggies
  • Spring Veggie Fries

$20 member household/$25 non-member household

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Cooking Classes


Spring tulips, photo Don Olson

Photographing Beautiful Spring Flowers (Online)

Thursday, May 20, 6:30-8:00 p.m. Central Time
Don Tredinnick, professional nature photographer, instructor and owner of Frozen Hiker Photography

Level: Beginner
Have you tried and tried to photograph the beauty of spring flowers, but they always seem to fall flat? In this webinar, Don will show you how to make the most of your equipment, available light, and the flowers we wait for every spring!
$25 member/$30 non-member

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Photography Classes


Photographer silhouette against a full moon, photo SantiPhotoSS/Shutterstock

Full Moon Photography (Online)

Monday, May 24, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Central Time
Dr. Mike Shaw, acclaimed Astrophotographer, Author of "The Complete Guide to Landscape Astrophotography" and "Creative Nightscapes"

Level: Beginner to Intermediate 
Come howl at the full moon! Join us for this webinar to learn Mike's secrets for photographing a full moon rising at any ideal location near you.
$35 member/$40 non-member

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Photography Classes


June


summer flower art banner, photo MiriamDoerrMartinFrommherz/shutterstock

Minnesota Plants: A Summer Webinar Series

(13) Sessions: Live every Tuesday, June 1 - August 24, 2021, 7-8 p.m. Central

Calling all gardeners, landscapers, and nature enthusiasts- this new weekly webinar series is for you! Join local horticultural experts for a closer look at the plants that grow in Minnesota. You'll get to explore collections, backyards and gardens from your armchair as you learn more about trees, perennials, edible plants, houseplants and more! Each expert will have a unique perspective to share, from ecological to commercial. You'll gain a greater appreciation of the green that makes Minnesota so beautiful, and get tips and tricks for your own garden.

Summer Sessions
  • Foraging in Minnesota Woodlands- or Your Own Backyard!
  • Minnesota-Grown Vegetables
  • Edible Landscaping: Blending Beauty with Bounty
  • Dealing with Pests: An Introduction to Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
  • Invasive Species: Why They Matter and What You Can Do
  • Landscaping for Shade
  • Diagnosing Your Plant Problems
  • Garden Visions: Native Shrubs
  • Little Bluestem: A Great Native Grass
  • Best Shade Trees to Replace Green Ash
  • TBD
  • Plant Selection for a Changing Climate
  • Asters and Goldenrod for the Late Summer
$30 member/$40 non-member
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Raptor photography images at the Aboretum, photos by Carlyn Iverson & Sue Isaacson

Raptor Photography: Exclusive Camera Access (Online + In-Person Practicum)

Carlyn Iverson, Professional photographer, Conservationist working in science education for the public, underwritten by the Raptor Center

Live Webinar: Wednesday, June 2, 6-8 p.m. PLUS
In-Person Raptor Photoshoot at the Arboretum: Saturday, June 5
10 a.m.-12:15 p.m. OR 12:45-3 p.m.

Level: All levels
Owls, vultures, and eagles, oh my! Experience this unique opportunity to photograph mighty raptors in controlled, safe natural settings of the Arboretum.
$119 member/$139 non-member

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Photography Classes


chef preparing meat in the kitchen, photo Anton27/Shutterstock

A Delicious Approach to Cooking Sustainable Meat: Live Cooking Demo (Online)

Thursday June 3, 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Beth Jones, Executive Chef, Campus Club at the University of Minnesota; and Andy Peterson, farmer, Peterson Craftsman Meats

How can meat eaters choose to eat more sustainably, and what does "sustainable" even mean? Take a culinary journey with Beth and Andy to explore unique cuts, delicious global preparations, and sustainable choices that can benefit your bodies and the planet. This class will "beef up" your knowledge and confidence in selecting, preparing, and cooking meat.
Class menu:

  • Cevapcici-Balkan Kebabs (meaty fingerling sausages from southeast Europe - the Balkans)
  • Cumin Spiced Flatiron, Skirt, or Bavette Steaks with Chimichurri
  • Ajvar (Roasted Pepper and Eggplant "Caviar")

$25 member household/$30 non-member household

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Cooking Classes


landscape image, photo Don Tredinnick

Taking Dynamic Landscape Photos (Online)

Thursday, June 3, 6:30-8:00 p.m. Central Time
Don Tredinnick, professional nature photographer, instructor and owner of Frozen Hiker Photography

Level: Beginner
John Muir once said, "In every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks." Whether traveling to our National Parks, local, state or county parks, or visiting any of America's wide-open spaces, we try to capture these amazing views only to be disappointed that the resulting photo doesn't reveal the scene as we remember it.
$25 member/$30 non-member

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Photography Classes


needle felted loon, Laura Berlage

Loon: Birds of the North Needle Felting Series (Online)

Friday, June 4, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Laura Berlage, Fiber artist and in-demand instructor, Laura weaves classical art training with her fundamental need to create works that liberate the creative soul

Needle felting is fun! You will be guided step-by-step through the process to transform hand-dyed wool from the instructor's flock of sheep from her family's century-old homestead farm outside Hayward, Wisconsin into your very own adorable felted bird!
$94 member/$114 non-member

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Fiber Arts Classes


plein air painting outside, watercolor: Jim Turner; photo: Chamille White/Shutterstock

Introduction to Plein Air Watercolor (Outdoors In-Person at the Arb)

Saturday, June 5, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
James Turner, Award-winning watermedia painter and experienced instructor

Level Some experience with painting and/or drawing preferred
Watercolor is a nearly perfect plein air (painting outdoors) medium: it is inexpensive, portable, and endlessly adaptable. Spread out on the lawns and natural spaces surrounding the Ordway picnic shelter, or enjoy cover from the elements in the open-air shelter as every sight, sound and smell becomes part of the artwork, surrounded by the Arboretum's spring beauty. Be amazed as you learn to see nature in a whole new way - through an artist's eyes.
$89 member/$104 non-member

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Painting Classes


watercolor of apple blossoms, Sonja Hutchinson

First Blush: Apple Blossoms in Watercolor (Online)

Friday, June 4, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Sonja Hutchinson, Award-winning painter and long time watercolor painting instructor

Level: Some experience preferred
Supplies: Use-your-own, see supply list
Paint the bright buds and translucent petals of our blushing apple trees as you learn to: map the edges of defining shapes, mix soft neutral colors for subtle shading, create blooming washes for a smooth transition of color, and build a geometric framework to finish your composition.
$49 member/$69 non-member

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Painting Classes


cormorants (crop of art), credit Emily Donovan

Exhibiting Artist Demonstration with Emily Donovan: Perspectives of an Artist-Birder - Finding Color, Meaning & Connection (Online)

Saturday, June 12th 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Join Emily Donovan, Reedy Gallery "Birds of a Feather" exhibit featured artist, in a free online Zoom art demonstration moderated by Wendy DePaolis, Arboretum Curator of Art. Emily will demonstrate her art process to create wholly original multimedia paintings live from her backyard studio!
FREE

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Painting Classes


farmer chef holding cauliflower, photo Jukov Studio/Shutterstock

Late Spring Vegetables to Boil, Braise & Steam: Cook-Along Live (Online)

Saturday, June 19, 9:00-10:30 a.m.
Ann Bercher, Culinary Education Specialist, Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

The gardens are starting to really produce now- you may be seeing snap peas, cauliflower and cilantro!
Class Menu (specific veggies will depend on what's ready for harvest... just like in your garden or CSA box!)

  • Summer Vegetable stew
  • Braised Cauliflower with Capers
  • Snap Pea Salad with Herb Vinaigrette

$20 member household/$25 non-member household

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Cooking Classes


time lapse video of a flower opening, photo Pixabay
Click to view time lapse

Time-Lapse Video Photography (Online)

Tuesday, June 22, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Central Time
Dr. Mike Shaw, acclaimed Astrophotographer, Author of "The Complete Guide to Landscape Astrophotography" and "Creative Nightscapes"

Level: Intermediate
Ever wonder how those amazing time lapse videos of clouds rolling through the sky or a flower opening is made? This fun workshop will have you making time-lapse videos before you know it!
$35 member/$40 non-member

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Photography Classes


suburban pollinator garden, photo Benjamin Vogt

A New Garden Ethic (Online)
Janet Sinner Endowed Horticultural Lecture

Thursday, June 24, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. CDT

Join Benjamin Vogt, author of A New Garden Ethic: Cultivating Defiant Compassion for an Uncertain Future, to learn why gardening with native plants is an ethical imperative in a world of climate change and extinction. This deep dive explores ecology, science, psychology, and philosophy as we ponder how to embrace gardens as places to create empowering social and cultural change. This webinar will include an online presentation with a moderator who will allow plenty of time for questions from the participants!
$10 member/$25 non-member/Free for current MN Master Gardeners

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Gardening Classes


bonsai tree, photo ilyessuti/pixabay
photo: Tim Mathwig

Introduction to Bonsai (Free, Online)

Saturday, June 26, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. CDT

Bonsai (pronounced baan·sai) is an art form that has a focus on design steeped in a long Asian history and tradition. Bonsai is a long-term journey of science-based horticultural learning combined with design aesthetics. This informational session will reveal the difference between traditional gardening and bonsai, and help you to explore if this journey is for you.
FREE, advance registration required

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Gardening Classes


July


APS photographer Todd Mulvihill in a garden, photo Don Olson

Creative Garden Photography (Online)

Thursday, July 8, 6:30-8:00 p.m. Central Time
Don Tredinnick, professional nature photographer, instructor and owner of Frozen Hiker Photography

Level: Experienced Beginner
Have you ever wondered how gardens in magazines always look so good? Photography, of course! In this webinar you will learn how to capture the most amazing photos of gardens.
$25 member/$30 non-member

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Photography Classes


farmer chef holding tomatoes, photo Jukov Studio/Shutterstock

Summer Vegetables to Grill & Broil: Cook-Along Live (Online)

Saturday, July 10, 9:00-10:30 a.m.
Ann Bercher, Culinary Education Specialist, Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

July is the month that begs us to get outdoors, as gardens begin to spill over with delicious produce- green beans, tomatoes, corn and more. Move the cooking outdoors, or at least get it cooked fast so the picnic can be served! Cook along* with Ann: 
  • Grilled Corn with Chipotle Aioli
  • Broiled Vegetable Frittata
  • Grilled Leafy Greens

$20 member household/$25 non-member household

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Cooking Classes


hand editing photo on iphone, photos:EditingMadeEasy (phone), Eric Mueller (image)

iPhone Editing Feedback Workshop with Eric Mueller (Online)

Thursday, July 15, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Eric Mueller, artist, photographer, and teacher with over 40,000 followers on Instagram instagram.com/ericmueller/

Level: Beginner
One of the best ways to become a better photographer is to receive constructive feedback. Because this is difficult to do in a large class, we've created a small-group online workshop where students will share their edited photos with iPhone photographer Eric Mueller. He will talk about what's working and where the editing could be improved. Small class-size ensures that each photographer will get individual attention and be able to learn from their peers during each feedback session.

$20 member/$25 non-member

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Photography Classes


needle felted hummingbird, Laura Berlage

Ruby Throated Hummingbird: Birds of the North Needle Felting Series (Online)

Friday, July 16, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Laura Berlage, Fiber artist and in-demand instructor, Laura weaves classical art training with her fundamental need to create works that liberate the creative soul

Needle felting is fun! You will be guided step-by-step through the process to transform hand-dyed wool from the instructor's flock of sheep from her family's century-old homestead farm outside Hayward, Wisconsin into your very own adorable felted bird!
$94 member/$114 non-member

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Fiber Arts Classes



buckthorn colors and dyed yarn from invasive plants, credit Theresa Hornstein

Demonstration-Only: Natural Dyes from Invasive Plants (Online)

Saturday, July 17, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Theresa Hornstein, A natural dyer and fiber artist and instructor for over 30 years

Level All levels
Supplies Supplies are not included in this online demo class. You will be given a comprehensive supply list if you would like to collect everything you need to dye on your own after class.

Many of the plants we now consider invasive species were brought to this country for a purpose. This workshop explores several invasive plants that can be used as natural dyes with no guilt (and a sense of accomplishment!) about peeling off the bark or pulling up the whole plant to make these dye baths!
$49 member/$69 non-member

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Fiber Arts Classes



Raptor photography images at the Aboretum, photos by Carlyn Iverson & Sue Isaacson

Raptor Photography: Exclusive Camera Access (Online + In-Person Practicum)

Carlyn Iverson, Professional photographer, Conservationist working in science education for the public, underwritten by the Raptor Center

Live Webinar: Wednesday, July 28, 6-8 p.m. PLUS
In-Person Raptor Photoshoot at the Arboretum: Saturday, July 31
10 a.m.-12:15 p.m. OR 12:45-3 p.m.

Level: All levels
Owls, vultures, and eagles, oh my! Experience this unique opportunity to photograph mighty raptors in controlled, safe natural settings of the Arboretum.
$119 member/$139 non-member

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Photography Classes



accordian nature sketchbook with trees, Pam Luer

Nature sketchbooks with Pam Luer: Trees, Bark & Nests (Outdoors In-Person at the Arb)

Wednesday, July 28, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Pam Luer, professional artist specializing in nature based motifs. A licensed product designer for the gift and home decor industry

Level Drawing experience preferred
Come celebrate the Summer of Trees at the Arboretum! What better way to learn to draw the Arboretum surroundings than under the guidance of a professional artist who specializes in natural-based designs? All you need is a love of nature, an inquisitive eye, and a few carefully selected drawing tools. This all-day workshop is for anyone who wants to add an element of art while "on the go" - in your backyard, park, or on your next vacation. Expand your understanding of the natural world while Pam teaches you to draw in new ways.
$89 member/$104 non-member

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Painting & Drawing Classes


August


needle felted owl, Laura Berlage

Great Horned Owl: Birds of the North Needle Felting Series (Online)

Friday, August 13, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Laura Berlage, Fiber artist and in-demand instructor, Laura weaves classical art training with her fundamental need to create works that liberate the creative soul

Needle felting is fun! You will be guided step-by-step through the process to transform hand-dyed wool from the instructor's flock of sheep from her family's century-old homestead farm outside Hayward, Wisconsin into your very own adorable felted bird!
$94 member/$114 non-member

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Fiber Arts Classes



farmer chef holding potatoes, photo Jukov Studio/Shutterstock

Baking & Roasting Late Summer Bounty: Cook-Along Live (Online)

Saturday, August 14, 9:00-10:30 a.m.
Ann Bercher, Culinary Education Specialist, Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

The gardens and Farmer's Markets are filled with fruits and vegetables! Use this bounty with more robust cooking methods. Cook along* with Ann:
  • Roasted Fall Vegetables with Feta
  • Baked Vegetable Samosas
  • The Perfect Baked Potato

$20 member household/$25 non-member household

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Cooking Classes


September

Dragonfly perched on a slower, photo Mark MacLennan

Pollinator Photography: Butterflies, Bees & More! (Online)

Thursday, September 9, 6:30-8:00 p.m. Central Time
Don Tredinnick, professional nature photographer, instructor and owner of Frozen Hiker Photography

Level: Experienced Beginner to Intermediate
Catch the buzz...on camera! Join us for this webinar to learn techniques for capturing stunning images of our beneficial insects, without frightening them away!
$25 member/$30 non-member

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Photography Classes


rustic bowl of apples in the kitchen, photo Vlada Tikhonova/shutterstock

All About Apples: Cook-Along Live (Online)

Saturday, September 18, 9:00-10:30 a.m.
Ann Bercher, Culinary Education Specialist, Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

Minnesota is known for its apples- from Harlson to Honeycrisp... but it hasn't always been that way! Cook along* with Ann as she demonstrates sweet and savory apple recipes such as: 
  • Seared Sausage with Apples & Cabbage
  • Winter Fruit & Apple Salad
  • My Favorite Apple Pie

$20 member household/$25 non-member household

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Cooking Classes

Arboretum-grown apples are available at the Arboreum's Apple House, typically starting in late August through October. 


Computer using photoshop for a garden photo, Photo Oleksiy Mark/Shutterstock, with Photoshop logo

Photoshop Fundamentals Series (Online)

Dr. Mike Shaw, acclaimed Astrophotographer, Author of "The Complete Guide to Landscape Astrophotography" and "Creative Nightscapes"

Level: Intermediate
Interested in Photoshop but not sure where to begin? Here's your chance to finally dive in. This brand new, four-part Photoshop Fundamentals webinar series is designed to give you all the knowledge you need to confidently apply important Photoshop tools to your photography. Each webinar can be taken as a stand-alone class or take the full series for the most impact!
Each session $35 member/$40 non-member

COUPON
Save up to $20! 
Register for 2 different Photoshop Fundamentals series sessions and save $5 off each session.

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Photography Classes

 

Photoshop Fundamentals: Image Blending (Online)

Tuesday, September 14, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Central Time

 
 

Photoshop Fundamentals: Understanding & Using the Camera Raw Tool (Online)

Thursday, September 16, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Central Time

 
 

Photoshop Fundamentals: Color Management (Online)

Tuesday, September 28, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Central Time

 
 

Photoshop Fundamentals: Portrait Magic (Online)

Thursday, September 30, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Central Time


family being photographed outdoors, photo vectorfusionart/shutterstock

Photographing People in Nature (Online)

Thursday, September 16, 8:30-10:00 a.m. Central Time
Don Tredinnick, professional nature photographer, instructor and owner of Frozen Hiker Photography

Level: Beginner
Early autumn offers so many opportunities to spend time with friends and family in the great outdoors. We often want to capture these moments, but taking photos of people in nature reveals harsh shadows, distracting elements, blown out backgrounds and dappled light. Join Don and fellow photography enthusiasts to learn how to overcome these challenges.
$25 member/$30 non-member

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Photography Classes


Sunrise over a landscape, photo Don Tredinnick

Special Access Photography: Shooting the Light- Dusk to Dawn

Friday, September 17, 2021, 5:00-8:00 p.m. 
AND
Saturday, September 18, 2021, 6:00-8:00 a.m.

Don Tredinnick, professional nature photographer, instructor and owner of Frozen Hiker Photography

Level: Intermediate
Morning and evening are the best time to capture light, and the Arboretum is the best place to start "seeing the light." This 2-day workshop unlocks the Arboretum gates for your exclusive outdoor field-practice time with Don - before and after public hours - you will be the only visitors on the grounds! 
$135 member/$165 non-member, includes Arboretum admission

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Photography Classes


needle felted loon, Laura Berlage

Loon: Birds of the North Needle Felting Series (Online)

Friday, September 24, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Laura Berlage, Fiber artist and in-demand instructor, Laura weaves classical art training with her fundamental need to create works that liberate the creative soul

Needle felting is fun! You will be guided step-by-step through the process to transform hand-dyed wool from the instructor's flock of sheep from her family's century-old homestead farm outside Hayward, Wisconsin into your very own adorable felted bird!
$94 member/$114 non-member

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Fiber Arts Classes


Raptor photography images at the Aboretum, photos by Carlyn Iverson & Sue Isaacson

Raptor Photography: Exclusive Camera Access (Online + In-Person Practicum)

Carlyn Iverson, Professional photographer, Conservationist working in science education for the public, underwritten by the Raptor Center

Live Webinar: Wednesday, September 29, 6-8 p.m. PLUS
In-Person Raptor Photoshoot at the Arboretum Saturday, October 2
10 a.m.-12:15 p.m. OR 12:45-3 p.m.

Level: All levels
Owls, vultures, and eagles, oh my! Experience this unique opportunity to photograph mighty raptors in controlled, safe natural settings of the Arboretum.
$119 member/$139 non-member

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Photography Classes



October


watercolor leafscapes of Black Walnut Tree, artist Sonja Hutchinson

Watercolor Workshop: Leafscapes of the Black Walnut Tree (Online OR In-Person at the Arb)

Thursday October 7, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sonja Hutchinson, Award-winning painter and long time watercolor painting instructor

Level Some watercolor experience preferred
Don't miss this Arboretum-exclusive class where you will create a rhythmic painting featuring the leaf patterns and fruit orbs of the handsome Black Walnut tree. Sonja's accessible learning approach will keep the class fun and ensure you take your painting to the next level.
$69 member/$84 non-member

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Painting & Drawing Classes



River birch watercolor painting by Sonja Hutchinson

Watercolor Painting Workshop: River Birch Tree (Online OR In-Person at the Arb)

Friday, October 22, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sonja Hutchinson, Award-winning painter and long time watercolor painting instructor

Level Advanced Beginner to Experienced; Some experience with the watercolor medium preferred.
The intriguing bark of the river birch enlivens our landscapes all year. Paint a young tree in rich warm color against a crisp Minnesota sky. Leave with a finished painting and the knowledge to take you further in your creative journey.
$69 member/$84 non-member

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Painting & Drawing Classes

 

 

 


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