Art Academy

Art Academy youth creating art

Art Academy is designed to give optimum individualized, guided art instruction to students who show aptitude and a focused attitude.  Art Academy students will explore the use of drawing and painting techniques in pencil, colored pencil, ink, watercolor and acrylics, as well as master painters and art movement.  Explorations with clay are also included.  Acceptance to Art Academy is by application. Call the Art Center at 952-903-5780 for more information.

2018 Art Academy Application

Grades 2-4

Elizabeth Franklin & Carol Clay

*No class Nov. 12.  **No class Jan. 21, Feb. 18 or March 18.  Maximum 20.

  • 2215: Mondays, 4:15-6:15 p.m., 14 weeks - starts Sept. 10, ends Dec 10* (Register)
  • Cost: $301 nm/$271 m + $56 supply fee
  • 2216: Mondays, 4:15-6:15 p.m., 13 weeks - starts Jan. 7, ends May 13** (Register)
  • Cost: $267 nm/$240 m + $42 supply fee


Grades 4-6

Elizabeth Franklin, Carol Clay & Danielle Fernandez

*No class Oct. 17, Oct. 31 or Nov. 21.  **No class March 20.  Maximum 20.

  • 2225: Wednesdays, 4:15-6:15 p.m., 11 weeks - starts Sept. 12, ends Dec 12* (Register)
  • Cost: $237 nm/$213 m + $44 supply fee
  • 2226: Wednesdays, 4:15-6:15 p.m., 18 weeks - starts Jan. 9, ends May 15** (Register)
  • Cost: $387 nm/$349 m + $72 supply fee


Grades 6-12

Elizabeth Franklin

*No class Oct. 16 or Nov. 27.  **No class Jan. 29, Feb. 19 or March 19.  Maximum 10.

  • 2235: Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m., 12 weeks - starts Sept. 11, ends Dec 11* (Register)
  • Cost: $258 nm/$232 m + $48 supply fee
  • 2236: Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m., 15 weeks - starts Jan. 8, ends May 7** (Register)
  • Cost: $323 nm/$291 m + $60 supply fee


Grades 6-12

Michael Bedard & Krissy Catt

*No class March 26.  Maximum 24.

  • 2245: Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m., 15 weeks - starts Sept. 4, ends Dec 11 (Register)
  • Cost: $323 nm/$291 m + $60 supply fee
  • 2246: Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m., 18 weeks - starts Jan. 8, ends May 14* (Register)
  • Cost: $387 nm/$349 m + $72 supply fee