The Smallest Art Gallery, 118 2nd St NW, Ortonville
June, July, August 2017 Events at The Smallest Art Gallery
For more information on classes (descriptions) and to sign up, please see contact information at the bottom of this post.
June Art Gallery Show:
Celeste Suter, is a renown fiber artist from Montevideo, Minnesota. She will be the featured artist in June. Celeste will be offering a number of classes to both adults and children. Celeste will exhibit her work, Saturday, June 3rd through Saturday, June 24th.
The Artist Reception is: Saturday, June 3rd, 1-3 pm.
Kids (Ages 8-15) Learn to Knit with Celeste Suter Class:
June 7th, 8th, & 9th, 1-3 pm each day. $75 for class, plus materials fee $5
Adult Class: Learn to Knit a Scarf
No previous experience necessary, for ages 16 and above. June 9th from 4-7 pm, June 10th from 9:30 am-4:30 pm
Class fee of $74 plus $10 materials fee. 10 maximum students/5 minimum. Instructor: Celeste Suter
Weaving for kids
No previous experience necessary. For ages 6-15. 10 maximum students/5 minimum. Class fee: $50, additional materials fee: $5. Instructor: Celeste Suter. Please bring your own bottled water to class.
June 22 & 23 from 1-3 pm.
Skill level: No experience necessary
Class fee: $75, additional materials fee: $5.00 (to be paid directly to instructor)
June 23, 4-7 pm, June 24, 9:30am-4:30 pm
Sock Puppets from Dresser Draw to the Stage!
Age: 7-10 years old, fee: $55, June 12-14, 1-3 pm. Performance at 3 pm June 14. Instructor: Colleen Olson.
Spirals, Snails, and Prepositions: Connecting Books, Language, and Art
Age: 5-10 years old, June 26: 9-10:30 am. Fee: $18, Instructor: Kathleen Marihart
A Couple of Trees and Some Adjectives: Connecting Books, Language, and Art
Age: 6 and up, June 27, 9-10:30 am, fee: $18, Instructor: Kathleen Marihart
That’s Good, Wow! That’s Bad, Yikes! Interjections: Connecting Books, Language, and Art
Age: 6 and up, June 29, 9-10:30 am, fee: $18, Instructor: Kathleen Marihart
Uh-Oh, Here comes trouble! Conjunctions: Connecting Books, Language, and Art
Ages: 5 and up, June 30, 9-10:30 am, fee: $18, Instructor: Kathleen Marihart
July Offers Two Art Gallery Shows!
Neva Foster, is one of our areas celebrated water color artists. Neva will exhibit her paintings, Saturday, July 1st through Friday, July 14th.
The Artist Reception is: Monday, July 3rd, from 6-8 pm.
For the second half of July, Tessie Smith and Erlys Sis will be hosting classes for fiber art. They are a wonderful duo and this promises to be a special offering. Tessie and Erlys will be showing their work Monday, July 17th through Friday, July 28th.
The Artist Reception will be: Monday, July 17th from6-7: 30 pm.
Tessie will be doing spinning wheel and weaving demos.
Spinning Wheel Demos:
July 17th and 18th from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
July 24th and 25th from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
July 8, 8:30am-12 noon, Age: 15 and up, fee: $75, Instructor Neva Foster. Students will need to bring some of their own supplies. Visit website listed at the bottom of the page for more details.
Thread Sketching a Free Motion Sewing Class
Ages: 15 and up, July 19, 6:30-9 pm. Fee $40, Instructor: Erlys Sis. Must sign up with instructor for class and provided some of their own supplies, visit website listed below for more details.
Beginning Weaving (Adult Class)
Age: 15 and up, July 20& 21: 1-4 pm & July 22: 10 am-4 pm. Fee: $65 (plus supply fee of $7.50), Instructor: Tessie Smith
Kids Weaving Class
Ages: 6 years and up, July 27, 1-4 pm, fee: $30, Instructor: Tessie Smith
August Art Gallery Show
Phyllis Joos, a printmaker and book artist from Hancock, Minnesota, will be the featured artist creating accordion books. This class is not to be missed! Phyllis is a colorful and talented artist. Phyllis will display her accordion books, Thursday, August, 3rd though August 12th.
The Artist Reception is: Thursday, August 3rd from 6-7:30 pm.
Awesome Adventure in Accordion Book Making
Kids Class: Ages: 6 years and up, August 9, 1-3 pm, fee: $50, Instructor: Phyllis Joos
Adult Class: 15 years and up, August 12, 9am-12 noon. Fee: $75, Instructor: Phyllis Joos