Studio Art Classes

In Your Yard, Neighborhood, or Local Park

You can learn Plein Air Painting with Laura Andrews from any one of these locations! With three short videos, a glossary, and a set of supplies, you will be well on your way to a new, relaxing outdoor activity.

Click here to view the videos and learn more!

In the Josephine Adele Ford Center for Creativity

The new Josephine Adele Ford Center for Creativitynamed for the St. Paul woman who ran 3 to 7 Playways, a company that created play and teaching materials for preschoolers—offers 4,000 square feet of classroom, making, and gathering spaces. Connect with your creative side by taking advantage of the M’s studio art classes for adults. Sign on to take a class at the M, and build your skills in studio arts important to the museum’s history—like oil and plein air painting, drawing, and printmaking. Or take a workshop to learn more about creative practices significant to some of the many cultural communities that call Minnesota home—all with instruction led by contemporary local artists at the top of their game.

Looking for more at-home activities?

Head over to the M @ HOME for inspiration!