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We are excited to present this summer education programming, but it is dependent on arriving at a moment where gatherings of various sizes are deemed safe by the CDC, Minnesota Department of Health and you. Classes taking place are also dependent on enrollment – so please register! If for any reason classes cannot take place as scheduled, we will work with you to offer an online option, reschedule the program or refund you in full. 

To register for a class click on the class name or session title. Completing the class registration page will create a shopping cart so you can continue to register for as many classes as you like! If you’re a Guild member, don’t forget to register and sign in to receive your 10% class discount on other classes. If you’re having trouble with registering for a class, please visit the  How to Register for Classes Online page for more information and frequently asked questions.

Looking for more art making opportunities? Check out Community Art Making at the Guild! Free arts opportunities for all ages!

TOTALLY TUBULAR! POPULAR ART OF THE 1990s VISUAL ARTS CAMP

NEW THROWBACK CAMP! The 1990s was a decade full of creative and thoughtful art! Explore the styles of street art, graffiti, social commentary and cultural critique. You’ll do some “cultural jamming” using symbols, images and props of popular culture. Entering grades 3-8.

This camp will be held virtually! Any materials will be available for curbside pickup or contactless delivery. You’ll receive more information after registering.

M-F, July 13-17 | 9 am – 10 am
Art Studio
Guild Member: $54 | Non-Member: $60
Instructor: Jennie Eubank

COOL BEANS! POPULAR ART OF THE 2000s VISUAL ARTS CAMP

NEW THROWBACK CAMP! Discover the fascinating and unique art of the 2000s! You’ll create large paintings in bright colors using the “dots” technique of artists like Damian Hirst, create faux metal sculptures from found objects like artist Subodh Gupta and make an actual size full body/abstract human sculpture! Entering grades 5-8.

This camp will be held virtually! Any materials will be available for curbside pickup or contactless delivery. You’ll receive more information after registering.

M-F, July 20-24 | 9 am – 10 am
Art Studio
Guild Member: $54 | Non-Member: $60
Instructor: Jennie Eubank


EARLIER THIS SEMESTER

Did you miss one of these classes or want to take it again? Let us know! Email Education and Volunteer Manager Megan Proft at megan@northfieldartsguild.org with class requests or ideas – we do our best to offer what our community wants!

PAINT YOUR heART OUT! CAMP

NEW CAMP! Are you crazy for painting? You’re going to love this camp! Explore several methods of painting techniques such as pour, splatter, water, chalk, chain pull and more. Several types of surfaces will be used to paint on and you will leave camp with display-ready art pieces! Dress in clothes that can get messy. Entering grades 1-4.

WEARABLE ART CAMP

NEW CAMP! Become a fashion designer and create several pieces of art you can wear! Create custom clothes and accessories such as a cool tie-dye t-shirt, a colorful tote bag, hat, bandana and more! You’ll also assemble several jewelry pieces to accessorize your look. Explore a variety of fun media like fabric markers, crayons, stamps and stencils, while using methods like tie-dye, splatter and a few surprise methods. Please bring a clean white cotton t-shirt to dye the first day of camp. Dress for a messy good time! Entering grades 1-4.

IMAGINATION LABORATORY – VISUAL ARTS AND DANCE CAMP

NEW CAMP! What do a blank canvas and an empty dance studio have in common? They are both just waiting for your creative ideas to unfold! This camp will engage your imagination through art projects and movement activities. Every afternoon will begin with a project in the art studio. Then, we’ll spend the rest of the day creating dances based on your artwork. Families and friends are invited to come see your creations at a showing on the last day of camp.

POP, OP, & GROOVY! ART OF THE 1960s VISUAL ARTS CAMP

NEW ONLINE THROWBACK CAMP! Come get groovy with the art styles of the 1960s. You’ll explore the pop-art and op-art of the decade using images from popular culture and found objects. You’ll also work with graphics and comics, abstract and geometric lines, and color and contrast. Discover the birth of kinetic art and optical illusion art! Entering grades 3-8. Instructor: Jennie Eubank

FAR OUT! POPULAR ART OF THE 1970s VISUAL ARTS CAMP

NEW ONLINE THROWBACK CAMP! Bling things up ala the Pattern and Decoration Movement styles of the 1970s! You’ll create bubbly, colorful psychedelic art in the style of Peter Max – learning both about the artist and the technique along the way! Who knows… by the end of camp you might even have a public art opportunity! Entering grades 3-8.

SO CHILL! POPULAR ART OF THE 1980s VISUAL ARTS CAMP

NEW THROWBACK CAMP! The 1980s were full of color and excitement – come learn about some of the artists and their styles that made art in the 80s so tubular! You’ll experiment with the way that bold, bright colors bring life to the abstract forms and neo-expressionist styles of artists like Keith Haring, the scribbles and splashes of Jean-Michael Basquiat, texture paintings of David Salle, and mixed media painting/collage work of Julian Shnabel! Entering grades 3-8.

CREATIVE COSTUME DESIGN

NEW ONLINE CAMP! EXTENDED AGES! Do you like to draw? Is fashion your passion? Look no further, because this camp is for you! Learn the basics of costume design, and let your imagination run wild as you render costumes of your own. You’ll create designs for a play, a musical, a dance piece, an opera, and more! At the end of the week, all of your designs will be compiled in an online portfolio. This class will be a combination of online instruction and individual work to be completed outside of instructional hours. Entering grades 6-12.

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