WBCA will be closed Thursday, November 24-Sunday, November 27

Founded in 1968, White Bear Center for the Arts (WBCA) is a non-profit community art center serving people of all abilities and generations. WBCA offers art classes, showcases exhibitions from a diverse range of artists, and connects the community to art resources.

Upcoming Classes/Events

MGS1 – Go Figure! Self-Directed Life Drawing Studio

Dec 01, 2022 9:30AM—Dec 22, 2022 12:30PM

H2W1 – Watercolor Basics

Dec 05, 2022 1:00PM—Dec 19, 2022 3:30PM

D2D3 – The Art of the Sketch: Intermediate and Advanced Drawing

Dec 06, 2022 10:00AM—Jan 10, 2023 12:30PM

C2D7 – Wednesday Afternoon Clay with Alex Chinn

Dec 07, 2022 1:30PM—Dec 21, 2022 4:00PM

J1J2 – Peyote Stitch Triangle Earrings

Dec 10, 2022 10:00AM—Dec 17, 2022 12:00PM

D2D8 – Chickadee

Dec 10, 2022 1:30PM—4:00PM

FY13 – Artsy Cat

Dec 10, 2022 1:00PM—2:30PM

Eric Knoche

Eric Knoche grew up in White Bear Lake and had a very bad attitude towards pottery as a child and young adult. Towards the end of his time at the U of M, Morris, he touched clay for the first time and after that could no long imagine doing anything else with his life. He…
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Morgan Kavanagh

Morgan is a multimedia artist and musician living in Minneapolis. Since graduating from The Evergreen State College with a degree in Visual Arts and Art Education, she has taught art and craft in wilderness camps, early childhood classrooms, and middle schools. She loves helping others to access their innate creativity. Currently, Morgan’s art practice centers…
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Leslie Granbeck

Leslie Granbeck is a feltmaker and instructor in Minneapolis. Leslie loves sharing her knowledge of fibers and their magical transformation into felt. She teaches traditional wet felting, nuno felting, and her favorite – three-dimensional seamless felting. Her classes are full of color, creativity and adventure. They also include a free workout as feltmaking is a…
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