Private Lessons/group lessons/birthday parties: Virtual lessons are available for $40/hour for 1-4 students, $10/hour for each student above that. I have availability on Saturdays and Sundays all day and on Mondays and Fridays at 7:30pm. After school time slots available upon request. Weekdays from 1-2 are also available (virtual only). Lessons/parties can also be in person, outdoors (weather permitting.) To register, contact Kate at firstname.lastname@example.org. In the summer, availability is much more flexible. Email ahead of time to plan something!
Summer 2022 classes:
Take a class or lessons this summer and participate in a student show at the Paradise Center for the Arts!
Plein Air Drawing for Ages 6-11 (in person, outdoors) Mondays from 8:30-9:30am June 20th-August 22nd (no class on July 4th) Alternate weather days will be on Tuesdays of the same week. $90 per student for the summer. Learn a variety of drawing techniques as we draw landscapes, portraits, and even a still life or two. You can bring your own sketchbook or paper along with drawing pencils, an eraser, charcoal, and colored pencils. We’ll meet in Kate’s backyard “studio” to draw in “plein air.” If it’s lightly raining we can meet under an awning but if there are storms we will meet on Tuesday of the same week instead. In August, you can hang your favorite drawing at the Paradise in the student gallery. Please email Kate to register for class at email@example.com
Parent/Child Painting for Ages 0-5 (in person, outdoors) Wednesdays from 8:30-9:15am June 22th-August 24th (no class on July 6th) Alternate weather days will be on Thursdays of the same week. $45 per student for the summer or $6 per student per class. Paint with your parent or caregiver in Kate’s backyard outdoor “studio.” Paint and paper will be provided- bring your creativity and dress for a mess! You can display your best masterpiece at the student show in August. Please email Kate to register or with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org
Painting Minnesota All Ages (virtual class through the Paradise Center for the Arts) June 13-16 6:30pm-7:30pm. Member $32/Non-Member $40. This fun class highlights the many natural and cultural wonders of Minnesota. From the state tree, to famous artists we will paint a variety of topics. It will change each time the course is offered, so you are welcome to take the class multiple times. Painting kit will need to be purchased from the Paradise which includes paint, brushes, painting paper, and canvases. Each kit has enough supplies for at least 2 classes and some supplies can be purchased al-la-carte. (This is especially helpful for families with multiple students taking classes.) Each kit is $20. You can register directly with the Paradise Center for the Arts. https://paradisecenterforthearts.org/classes/#visual-arts-classes
Painting Landscapes All Ages (virtual class through the Paradise Center for the Arts) June 20-23 6:30pm-7:30pm. Member $32/Non-Member $40. Learn how to create different kinds of landscapes and study famous artist’s styles along the way! Most of the paintings we do will change each time the course is offered, so you are welcome to take the class multiple times. Painting kit will need to be purchased from the Paradise which includes paint, brushes, painting paper, and canvases. Each kit has enough supplies for at least 2 classes and some supplies can be purchased al-la-carte. (This is especially helpful for families with multiple students taking classes.) Each kit is $20. You can register directly with the Paradise Center for the Arts. https://paradisecenterforthearts.org/classes/#visual-arts-classes
Drawing Portraits (virtual classes through Burnsville Community Ed) Learn the basics of how to properly proportion a face, then work on shading techniques to make your portrait look as realistic as possible. This is a challenging class, so take notes and be sure to practice plenty on your own every day! Supplies you will need for this class: pencils, paper, and a good eraser. Charcoal and colored pencils are optional but highly recommended. $49 per student. You can register with Burnsville Community Ed. https://isd191.cr3.rschooltoday.com/public/getclass/from_search/1/sortOrder/ASC/category_id/-1/subcategory_id/-1/limit/30/public/1/keyword/drawing/
July 11-14 10am-11am Ages 7-10
July 18-21 10am-11am Ages 11-17
July 25-28 6-7pm Adult
Art in the Park Gather in Faribault’s Central Park during the Summer Concert Series for some painting fun for kids of all ages! You can paint along with Kate or create your own masterpiece on a canvas. This is a free class offered by the City of Faribault Parks and Rec department so contact them to register at 507-334-2064. Sign up for one or all:
July 7th 6:30-7:30pm
July 21st 6:30-7:30pm
August 4th 6:30-7:30pm
Interested in a different class? Get a group of at least 4 students together and I will offer a painting or drawing class this summer for any age group. It can be offered virtually, outdoors, or hybrid. Also be sure to check out The Paradise Center for the Arts for a variety of fine arts classes for all ages!