There's nothing like a little art to help shake the cold temps and gloomy weather. Check out these class listings at the Eagan Art House, or visit the art house website for more ideas.
- Holiday Cards in Watercolor
WHEN: 9 a.m. to noon on Friday, Nov. 9
WHY GO: Create cards to reflect the season. You’ll learn simple designs that have great impact for your friends and families. All supplies included. A great way to try out watercolor without the investment in supplies.
Beginning painters welcome. You will also receive information on the best way to reproduce your cards in greater quantities
COST: $45 per person. Ages 11 and up. Click here to register by Monday, Nov. 5.
- Watercolor Painting with Richard Graves
WHEN: 9 a.m. to noon and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10
WHY GO: Explore watercolor with one of Minnesota’s favorite watercolor artists. His high energy approach to painting will engage you to further develop your skills. This workshop incorporates brush stroke techniques, use of color, drawing for artists, and composition. Richard’s primary philosophy is that “painting must be a time of enjoyment and discovery, not of hard work or frustration.” All skill levels are welcome. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited, register early. Both Workshop times are the same. Please register for only one session.
COST: $15 per person. Click here to register by Friday, Nov. 2.
- Jewelry Club
WHEN: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 9
WHY GO: Join other jewelry lovers and learn new skills under the gentle instruction of Kari Wray. All tools are provided and some supplies. Bring your old jewelry to repair or re-design. A great way to preserve your heirlooms and favorite jewelry. Each week you will learn how to do a new project or technique. Or just work on your own. A small supply fee will be charged for additional supplies. Please pre-register. Call the Eagan Art House with questions, (651) 675-5521.
COST: $15 per person. Ages 18 and up. Click here to register by Monday, Nov. 5.
- Mystery Art Night
WHEN: 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 30.
WHY GO: Embrace your sense of adventure with a night out creating art. The mystery is you won’t know what you’re doing until you get here. But, it’s guaranteed to be fun, imaginative and creative. You might try a new technique, play with a fun medium or explore some fun art tools. Great for a date night or an evening out with friends. We’ll even serve light refreshments. All supplies provided. Pre-registration encouraged.
COST: $25 per person if pre-registered or $30 per person at the door. Adults 18 years and older. Click here to register by Monday, Nov. 26.