Calendar

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Life Drawing Co-op 10:00 am
Life Drawing Co-op
Jan 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Each week the figure drawing co-op meets at Banfill-Locke. There is a nude model hired each week and attendees to the group share the model’s[...]
Open Studio 1:00 pm
Open Studio
Jan 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us Wednesdays for Open Studio time to enjoy socializing and creating art together! There is no fee for BLCA members to attend, visitors feel[...]
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Fiber Arts Group 12:00 pm
Fiber Arts Group
Jan 4 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fiber Arts Group
This is a weekly group for BLCA members working in a variety of fiber media. Bring your project and enjoy this fun social gathering.
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Absentia: Abandoned Past – Reception 4:00 pm
Absentia: Abandoned Past – Reception
Jan 5 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Come and meet photographer Laura Migliorino and look at the photographs of her first solo show in the Twin Cities.
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Practice Writing 10:30 am
Practice Writing
Jan 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Want to develop your writing practice?  Join other writers each Tuesday morning at BLCA to practice writing in this facilitated group.  Prompts are provided to[...]
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Life Drawing Co-op 10:00 am
Life Drawing Co-op
Jan 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Each week the figure drawing co-op meets at Banfill-Locke. There is a nude model hired each week and attendees to the group share the model’s[...]
Open Studio 1:00 pm
Open Studio
Jan 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us Wednesdays for Open Studio time to enjoy socializing and creating art together! There is no fee for BLCA members to attend, visitors feel[...]
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Writing Critique Group 12:00 pm
Writing Critique Group
Jan 10 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Writing Critique Group
Join a group of writers who are interested in having their work critiqued in a workshop setting. All skill levels and genres are welcome! No[...]
Practice Writing Group 6:30 pm
Practice Writing Group
Jan 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join fellow writers for a time of facilitated writing.  This group employs prompts to help you focus your time writing.   Writers of all ages,[...]
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Fiber Arts Group 12:00 pm
Fiber Arts Group
Jan 11 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fiber Arts Group
This is a weekly group for BLCA members working in a variety of fiber media. Bring your project and enjoy this fun social gathering.
2019 Reading Series 7:30 pm
2019 Reading Series
Jan 11 @ 7:30 pm
Join us for our monthly reading series. January will feature authors Paula Cisewski and Lisa Brimmer. The 2019 Reading Series was curated by Michael Kleber-Diggs. The[...]
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Winter Scenes in Watercolor 10:00 am
Winter Scenes in Watercolor
Jan 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Code A January 12 10 am  – 12:30 pm Find and capture winter’s beauty by painting subtle colors of trees and their shadows in the[...]
Eating Poetry: Poems About Food 1:00 pm
Eating Poetry: Poems About Food
Jan 12 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Code B January 12 1 pm  – 4 pm In this class poets of all skill levels will study examples of notable poetry that uses[...]
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The Artist Way – Info session 6:00 pm
The Artist Way – Info session
Jan 14 @ 6:00 pm
Want more info on the upcoming The Artist Way course? We are having an info session with Sarah Ratermann Beahan on what the course will[...]
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Practice Writing 10:30 am
Practice Writing
Jan 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Want to develop your writing practice?  Join other writers each Tuesday morning at BLCA to practice writing in this facilitated group.  Prompts are provided to[...]
Beginnings and Endings 1:00 pm
Beginnings and Endings
Jan 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Code C January 15, 22, 29 1 pm  – 3 pm Great beginnings in prose can hook readers, compelling them to turn the page. Great[...]
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Life Drawing Co-op 10:00 am
Life Drawing Co-op
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Each week the figure drawing co-op meets at Banfill-Locke. There is a nude model hired each week and attendees to the group share the model’s[...]
Open Studio 1:00 pm
Open Studio
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us Wednesdays for Open Studio time to enjoy socializing and creating art together! There is no fee for BLCA members to attend, visitors feel[...]
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Beginning Drawing 9:30 am
Beginning Drawing
Jan 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Code E January 17, 24, 31 9:30 am  – 11:30 am Students will be introduced to basic drawing techniques using charcoal and newsprint. This is[...]
Rustic Pine Needle Baskets for Beginners 1:00 pm
Rustic Pine Needle Baskets for Beginners
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Code D January 17 1 pm  – 4 pm You will create a mug mat or small bowl using Minnesota grown Red Pine needles (Norway[...]
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Fiber Arts Group 12:00 pm
Fiber Arts Group
Jan 18 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fiber Arts Group
This is a weekly group for BLCA members working in a variety of fiber media. Bring your project and enjoy this fun social gathering.
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Composed or Confusing? 10:00 am
Composed or Confusing?
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Code F January 19 10 am  – 12:30 pm Learn elements of designing a composition that attracts viewers and holds their interest through having a[...]
Absentia: Abandoned Past – Artist Talk 2:00 pm
Absentia: Abandoned Past – Artist Talk
Jan 19 @ 2:00 pm
Photographer Laura Migliorino will talk about her photography from Absentia: Abandoned Past.
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Practice Writing 10:30 am
Practice Writing
Jan 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Want to develop your writing practice?  Join other writers each Tuesday morning at BLCA to practice writing in this facilitated group.  Prompts are provided to[...]
Beginnings and Endings 1:00 pm
Beginnings and Endings
Jan 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Code C January 15, 22, 29 1 pm  – 3 pm Great beginnings in prose can hook readers, compelling them to turn the page. Great[...]
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Life Drawing Co-op 10:00 am
Life Drawing Co-op
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Each week the figure drawing co-op meets at Banfill-Locke. There is a nude model hired each week and attendees to the group share the model’s[...]
Open Studio 1:00 pm
Open Studio
Jan 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us Wednesdays for Open Studio time to enjoy socializing and creating art together! There is no fee for BLCA members to attend, visitors feel[...]
Northern Lights Acrylic Pour 6:00 pm
Northern Lights Acrylic Pour
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Code G January 23 6 pm  – 8 pm Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paint to create an art piece. In[...]
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Beginning Drawing 9:30 am
Beginning Drawing
Jan 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Code E January 17, 24, 31 9:30 am  – 11:30 am Students will be introduced to basic drawing techniques using charcoal and newsprint. This is[...]
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Fiber Arts Group 12:00 pm
Fiber Arts Group
Jan 25 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fiber Arts Group
This is a weekly group for BLCA members working in a variety of fiber media. Bring your project and enjoy this fun social gathering.
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NorthWords Writers 10:00 am
NorthWords Writers
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The NorthWords Writers meet together monthly to critique each other’s work.  The meetings are facilitated by Sarah Ratermann Beahan, the Writer-in-Residence.
Exhibition Proposal Information Session 2:00 pm
Exhibition Proposal Information Session
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Are you interested in submitting an exhibition proposal to BLCA for the 2020 – 2021 season. Come to this information session to learn how to[...]
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Practice Writing 10:30 am
Practice Writing
Jan 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Want to develop your writing practice?  Join other writers each Tuesday morning at BLCA to practice writing in this facilitated group.  Prompts are provided to[...]
Beginnings and Endings 1:00 pm
Beginnings and Endings
Jan 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Code C January 15, 22, 29 1 pm  – 3 pm Great beginnings in prose can hook readers, compelling them to turn the page. Great[...]
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Life Drawing Co-op 10:00 am
Life Drawing Co-op
Jan 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Each week the figure drawing co-op meets at Banfill-Locke. There is a nude model hired each week and attendees to the group share the model’s[...]
Open Studio 1:00 pm
Open Studio
Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us Wednesdays for Open Studio time to enjoy socializing and creating art together! There is no fee for BLCA members to attend, visitors feel[...]
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Beginning Drawing 9:30 am
Beginning Drawing
Jan 31 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Code E January 17, 24, 31 9:30 am  – 11:30 am Students will be introduced to basic drawing techniques using charcoal and newsprint. This is[...]