Open Tuesday-Thursday 10am-6pm, Friday-Saturday 10am-4pm
224 Main St., Lander, WY 82520 | Phone: (307) 332-5772

Summer 2018
Workshops and Classes





Scholarships are available for all classes. 

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CLASS PAYMENT and REFUND POLICY
          • Payment is due at the time of registration
          • Payment guarantees enrollment in a class
          • Your spot in a class is reserved once paid
          • Refunds are given up to one week prior to a class
          • You may transfer your registration fee to another class if cancellation is made within 48 hours of the class start date/time.
          • If a class is cancelled due to low enrollment, we will contact you prior to class and all class fees will be refunded

Upcoming events

    • 06 Jun 2018
    • (MDT)
    • 15 Aug 2018
    • (MDT)
    • 3 sessions
    • Lander Art Center
    Register

    Summer Little Squirts, Ages 2 -3

    Wednesdays, June 6, July 18, and August 15

    Time: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

    Cost: $10 / class or $45 for a 5 class punch card.

    Location: LAC, 224 Main Street.

    Instructor: Nikole Wohlmacher

    This class fosters creativity for youth 2 to 3 years old. Classes will experience art, movement, and storytelling in a fun atmosphere. A caregiver must be present unless discussed with instructor.

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    • 13 Jun 2018
    • (MDT)
    • 22 Aug 2018
    • (MDT)
    • 3 sessions
    • Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street
    Register

    Summer Little Picassos, Ages 4-6

    Wednesdays, June 13, July 25, and August 22

    Time: 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

    Cost: $10 / class or $45 for a 5 class punch card.

    Location: LAC, 224 Main Street.

    Instructor: Nikole Wohlmacher

    Young artists will enjoy this engaging class that will have them painting, sculpting, and drawing. Students will use creativity and imagination to express their thoughts, ideas, and reactions. This class is designed to foster the uninhibited quality of this age group.


    • 16 Jul 2018
    • 6:45 PM - 9:00 PM (MDT)
    • Lander Art Center, 224 Main St.
    • 15
    Register

    Whet Palette Painting Social

    Monday, July 16th

    Time: 6:45 - 9 pm

    Cost:  $35 per session   

    Instructor: Stacy Wells

    Location: Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street.

    Payment required at time of registration to reserve a seat

    Stacy's assistants work for tips so if you like your experience please tip accordingly

    Come to the Art Center for a fun evening of wine, painting and social time.  Make it a girls night, a date night, or connect with a family member.  Solo? Come meet new friends!  No talent or experience necessary, just come ready to paint!  Instructor Stacy Wells and assistants will guide you step-by step.  You will be amazed at your very own work of art. Your $35 dollar fee includes 2 glasses of wine, light appetizers and all painting supplies.  If you feel you need more to release your creative side feel free to BYOB or even bring your own food.

    Hurry and sign up!  These spaces wont last long.


    • 17 Jul 2018
    • 20 Jul 2018
    • 4 sessions
    • Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street
    • 2
    Register

    Express Yourself, Ages 6-8

    Tuesday - Friday, July 17-20

    Ages 6-8, 10am - 12pm

    Location:Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street

    Instructor: Hanna Gleason

    Cost: $50

    This class will use mixed media projects to help students express their creativity and stretch their imagination. We will reconsider what defines a canvas by using windows, fabric, or 3D objects as the base for our projects.



    • 17 Jul 2018
    • 20 Jul 2018
    • 4 sessions
    • Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street
    • 5
    Register

    Express Yourself, Ages 9 and up

    Tuesday - Friday, July 17-20

    Ages 9 and up, 1 - 3 pm

    Location:Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street

    Instructor: Hanna Gleason

    Cost: $50

    This class will use mixed media projects to help students express their creativity and stretch their imagination. We will reconsider what defines a canvas by using windows, fabric, or 3D objects as the base for our projects.



    • 17 Jul 2018
    • 31 Jul 2018
    • 3 sessions
    • LAC, 224 Main Street
    • 2
    Register

    Beginner Oil Painting

    Tuesdays, July 17th, 24th, & 31st

    Time: 6 - 8:30 pm 

    Cost: $65

    Instructor: Noelle Weimann

    Location: LAC, 224 Main Street

    Have you always wanted to try painting with oils? This class makes oil painting accessible by breaking down the process into basic steps. The class will cover basic painting concepts including color mixing. Noelle will guide students through exercises that will familiarize them with the medium. By the end of the class, students will have a better understanding of oil painting and feel confident using oil paints on their own.  


    • 24 Jul 2018
    • 27 Jul 2018
    • 4 sessions
    • Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street
    • 3
    Register

    En Plein Air Painting, ages 6-8

    Tuesday - Friday, July 24-27

    Ages 6-8, 10 am- 12 pm 

    Location: Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street

    Instructor: Noelle Weimann

    Cost: $55

    Where can the imagination run more free than in the open air? Students will learn basic landscape painting techniques at the Lander Art Center followed by time using these techniques outdoors at locations around town.


    • 24 Jul 2018
    • 27 Jul 2018
    • 4 sessions
    • Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street
    • 6
    Register

    En Plein Air Painting, ages 9 and up

    Tuesday - Friday, July 24-27

    Ages 9 and up, 1 – 3 pm

    Location: Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street

    Instructor: Noelle Weimann

    Cost: $55

    Where can the imagination run more free than in the open air? Students will learn basic landscape painting techniques at the Lander Art Center followed by time using these techniques outdoors at locations around town.


    • 25 Jul 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (MDT)
    • 320 Studio, 320 Main Street.
    • 2
    Register

    Beginner Clay Orientation

    Wednesday, July 25th

    Time: 6 - 9 pm

    Cost: $25 includes clay and instruction.

    Instructor: Monika Andrews

    Location: 320 Studio, 320 Main Street.

    Curious about clay? Want to make your own pottery? Come to the Lander Art Center’s Beginner Clay Orientation class at the 320 Clay Studio. In one night you will learn how to use the equipment in the studio and get a basic introduction to working with clay. After taking the beginner orientation you will be able to drop in at the open studio program and work on your own creations.


    • 31 Jul 2018
    • 03 Aug 2018
    • 4 sessions
    • Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street
    • 7
    Register

    Puzzle Party, Ages 6-8

    Tuesday - Friday, July 31- August 3

    Ages 6-8, 10am - 12pm

    Location:Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street

    Instructor: Marieke Carter

    Cost: $50

    Students will practice their drawing skills by using a variety of mediums to create compelling images. Each student will choose one image made during the week to use to create a jigsaw puzzle. The class will also explore other mediums and techniques as time allows. 




    • 31 Jul 2018
    • 03 Aug 2018
    • 4 sessions
    • Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street
    • 9
    Register

    Puzzle Party, Ages 9 and up

    Tuesday - Friday, July 31- August 3

    Ages 9 and up, 1-3pm

    Location:Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street

    Instructor: Marieke Carter

    Cost: $50

    Students will practice their drawing skills by using a variety of mediums to create compelling images. Each student will choose one image made during the week to use to create a jigsaw puzzle. The class will also explore other mediums and techniques as time allows. 




    • 02 Aug 2018
    • 25 Aug 2018
    • 4 sessions
    • LAC, 224 Main Street
    • 9
    Register

    Drawing En Plein Air

    Thursdays, August 2nd, 9th, 16th, 6-8 pm

    Saturday, August 25th, 10 am- 1 pm

    Cost: $65

    Instructor: Emmi Laakso

    Location: LAC, 224 Main Street

    In this beginner-friendly class, students will learn the basic principles behind composition, using limited color palettes and drawing with chalk pastel, and put them into practice capturing local landscapes from life. Instruction will be conducted both in the classroom and at various locations around town. 


    • 06 Aug 2018
    • 10 Aug 2018
    • 5 sessions
    • TBD
    • 0
    Registration is closed

    Dancer’s Workshop Creative Summer Arts Camp

    Monday - Friday, August 6-10

    Ages: Students entering 1st –6th grades

    9a.m. – 3p.m.

    Location: TBD

    Instructor:  Babs Case and team from Dancer's Workshop, Jackson, WY

    $125

    This is a week not to be missed as students explore creativity and movement with the Dancer’s Workshop. A final production will take place at Riverfest Art and Music in the Park on Saturday, August 11th. The theme for this year is “Let’s Join the Circus”. Students should wear comfortable clothes and bring water and lunch.



    • 14 Aug 2018
    • 17 Aug 2018
    • 4 sessions
    • LAC, 224 Main Street
    • 8
    Register

    Storytelling Through the Lens, Ages 6-8

    Tuesday - Friday, August 14-17

    Ages 6-8, 10am - 12pm 

    Location: LAC, 224 Main Street

    Instructor: Nick Knoke

    Cost: $45

    Students will use a mixture of photos, videos, and spoken or written narration to create a visual story. They will explore digital photography and video concepts used in photo journalism while visiting local venues such as the Lander Valley Wetland Preserve. Students are encouraged to bring their own cameras if they have them, and dress appropriately for outdoor activities.



    • 14 Aug 2018
    • 17 Aug 2018
    • 4 sessions
    • LAC, 224 Main Street
    • 8
    Register

    Storytelling Through the Lens, Ages 9 and up

    Tuesday - Friday, August 14-17

    Ages 9 and up, 1 - 3 pm

    Location: LAC, 224 Main Street

    Instructor: Nick Knoke

    Cost: $45

    Students will use a mixture of photos, videos, and spoken or written narration to create a visual story. They will explore digital photography and video concepts used in photo journalism while visiting local venues such as the Lander Valley Wetland Preserve. Students are encouraged to bring their own cameras if they have them, and dress appropriately for outdoor activities.



    • 18 Aug 2018
    • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • LAC, 224 Main Street
    • 5
    Register

    Papermaking

    Saturday, August 18th, 10 am - 5 pm

    Cost: $50

    Instructor: Jim Jereb

    Location: LAC, 224 Main Street

    Learn the basics of creating your own handmade paper with master printmaker Jim Jereb. Create your own high quality smooth paper for printmaking, book-binding or drawing. Participants will learn the skills of sheet forming necessary for all paper making procedures. You will come away from this workshop with several sheets of 11X15 paper with your own unique watermark. All materials are provided for this one day intensive. Class size limited to 5, so sign up soon!

    • 18 Aug 2018
    • 6:45 PM - 9:00 PM (MDT)
    • Lander Art Center, 224 Main St.
    • 24
    Register

    Whet Palette Painting Social

    Saturday, August 18th

    Time: 6:45 - 9 pm

    Cost:  $35 per session   

    Instructor: Stacy Wells

    Location: Lander Art Center, 224 Main Street.

    Payment required at time of registration to reserve a seat

    Stacy's assistants work for tips so if you like your experience please tip accordingly

    Come to the Art Center for a fun evening of wine, painting and social time.  Make it a girls night, a date night, or connect with a family member.  Solo? Come meet new friends!  No talent or experience necessary, just come ready to paint!  Instructor Stacy Wells and assistants will guide you step-by step.  You will be amazed at your very own work of art. Your $35 dollar fee includes 2 glasses of wine, light appetizers and all painting supplies.  If you feel you need more to release your creative side feel free to BYOB or even bring your own food.

    Hurry and sign up!  These spaces wont last long.


    • 22 Aug 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (MDT)
    • 320 Studio, 320 Main Street.
    • 3
    Register

    Beginner Clay Orientation

    Wednesday, August 22nd

    Time: 6 - 9 pm

    Cost: $25 includes clay and instruction.

    Instructor: Monika Andrews

    Location: 320 Studio, 320 Main Street.

    Curious about clay? Want to make your own pottery? Come to the Lander Art Center’s Beginner Clay Orientation class at the 320 Clay Studio. In one night you will learn how to use the equipment in the studio and get a basic introduction to working with clay. After taking the beginner orientation you will be able to drop in at the open studio program and work on your own creations.


Supported in part by a grant from the Wyoming Arts Council 

               


  


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