Youth Camps and Classes

Art classes and camps for youth

MCBA is proud to partner with other fantastic centers across the Twin Cities to encourage curiosity and exploration in visual arts, music, theatre, dance, history, photography/video, cooking, writing, and other creative endeavors. These unique partnerships give your child the opportunity to expand their creativity and explore many different art forms hands-on!

These classes are designed for youth to attend independently; for workshops where kids and their adults can work side-by-side, please visit our Family Classes page.



Homeschool Book Arts Series: Principles of Design

Homeschool Book Arts Series: Principles of Design
4 Wednesdays: January 18, February 15, March 15, and April 12; 1-4pm
Grades 9-12

Explore the principles of design through this hands-on series for high school aged homeschoolers. Each class offers new sets of technical skills in decorative papermaking, printmaking, or bookbinding, while delving into the principles of design that make up each piece. Understand how to use these design principles in conveying meaning and developing content.

January 18; 1-4pm
Suminagashi Marbling and Extended Tunnel Books

February 15; 1-4pm
Hard Cover Flag Book

March 15; 1-4pm
Printed Font Poster

April 12; 1-4pm
Accordion Book with Accordion Insert

$150 ($135 members) + $55 supply fee

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Price: $135.00

Date: January 18, 2017

Homeschool Book Arts Series: Exploring Collage in 3 Dimensions

Homeschool Book Arts Series: Exploring Collage in 3 Dimensions
4 Wednesdays: January 18, February 15, March 15, and April 12; 1-4pm
Grades 5-8

Pop! Stretch! Wow! Expand your spatial reasoning abilities by creating four books that push beyond the 2-dimensional plane. Then, spend some time working within each of these new spaces using collage and writing to bring them to life.

January 18; 1-4pm
Soft Cover M-Fold Accordion Book

February 15; 1-4pm
Dos-A-Dos Book

March 15; 1-4pm
Meander Tunnel Book

April 12; 1-4pm
Hard Cover Single Section Pop-Up Book

$150 ($135 members) + $55 supply fee

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Price: $135.00

Date: January 18, 2017