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

Avenue of the Arts Festival

Sep 10, 2022 10:30AM—2:30PM

WBCA Arts Markets

Jun 24, 2022 10:30AM—Aug 26, 2022 3:30PM

YA2E – Duct Tape Flower Bouquet

Aug 11, 2022 12:30PM—3:00PM

GS30 – Our Journey and Love for Mosaics

Aug 11, 2022 7:00PM—8:30PM

W2A9 – Night Out at WBCA

Aug 16, 2022 7:00PM—9:00PM

S2J1 – Introduction to Jewelry Making

Aug 20, 2022 10:00AM—Aug 27, 2022 12:00PM

F2M6 – Writing Workshop

Aug 22, 2022 6:00PM—Aug 29, 2022 8:00PM

Destiny Davison

Destiny A. Davison is a cartoonist, writer and multi-media artist from the Midwest. Her work has been featured in publications and exhibits throughout town, including Gamut Gallery, Err MPLS, and MN Billboard Project. Recent works include zines The Droll (2018), The Gist (2020), The Lot (2020), and McSpooky’s Holiday Horror Show (2021). For more of…
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Sylvia Benson

Sylvia Benson lives in Mahtomedi, Minnesota, and has been working in watercolors for 35 years. She was an instructor at Concordia University and has been an artist-in-residence in North Metro Schools and schools in Wisconsin for 10 years. She has also taught classes at the Phipps Center for the Arts in Hudson, Wisconsin. Her work…
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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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