FIELD TRIPS

W2A7 – Foci Minnesota Center for Glass Arts: Flameworking Straw Discovery

Create 2 reusable glass straws during this Flameworking Glass Discovery Experience. Each student will get their own workstation equipped with a flameworking torch and all the tools and colors you will need to decorate your unique straw with colors and patterns. An experienced instructor will lead with a demonstration and guide individuals through the process.…

W2A6 – Hmong Village Tour

W2A6 – Hmong Village Tour Instructor: Sieng Lee Join WBCA Artist-in-Residence Sieng Lee on a tour of Hmong Village! More than 80,000 Hmong people live throughout the state of Minnesota today. Hmong Village is a shopping center located on the East Side of Saint Paul – it features 17 restaurants, over 10 fresh produce markets,…

W2A8 – Drawing Through the Walker Sculpture Garden

W2A8 – Drawing Through the Walker Sculpture Garden Instructor: Ann Solyst Get out into the fresh air and enjoy some beautiful contemporary artwork in this part sketching, part art appreciation class! Learn about three wonderful sculptures and the artists who made them, then with instructor guidance, we’ll sketch them. Bring walking shoes and be prepared…

P1M6 – Weisman Art Museum Public Art Walking Tour

P1M6 – Weisman Art Museum Public Art Walking Tour  Explore the University of Minnesota’s Public Art Collection on an outdoor walking tour! Each piece has its own history and ties to campus life and academics. Join tour guides from the Weisman Art Museum for an in-person tour and learn about works in the collection from…