Please join Franconia Sculpture Park as we launch a new series of monthly, 3-hour artmaking workshops for students of all ages and skills in the Driscoll Education Center at Franconia Commons.
Art Classes @ Franconia Commons
Abstract Clay Sculptures with Erin Paradis
More information and tickets: https://www.franconia.org/art-classes-franconia-commons/
Whether you’re 7 or 70, these workshops are designed for you to explore your creativity and learn more about various sculptural techniques from top contemporary artists in a fun, safe, and supportive setting. Sign up for the class that speaks to you or enroll in all six for a series discount!
*Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all classes will require participants to wear masks and socially-distance. Franconia Commons has excellent ventilation and will uphold the strictest health standards for the safety of our artists and students.
All classes are held on Saturdays from 1pm-4pm and cost $30/each, including all art supplies. Full series is $150. If you’d like to enroll in the full six class series, please call 651.257.6668 to register and receive the discounted rate.
March 27: Abstract Clay Sculptures with Erin Paradis
Erin Paradis is a current Franconia artist and holds an MFA in Ceramics and Sculpture from the University of Minnesota and a BFA in Ceramics and Painting from Alfred University. For this session, students will learn different clay sculpting techniques and be able to take home your own abstract clay sculpture inspired by Erin’s art.
April 17: Birdhouses, Batboxes, and Beeboxes with Don Porcella
May 29: Soft Sculpture with Allison Baker
June 12: Sound Sculpture with Lee Noble
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the East Central Regional Arts Council thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
Classes cost $30/each, including all art supplies. Full series is $150. If you’d like to enroll in the full six class series, please call 651.257.6668 to register and receive the discounted rate.