Kaddatz After School Artz Academy for Grades K-4 with Jacqueline Ness-Ludwig

  • When Tuesdays & Thursdays, January 3 - May 23, 3:45-5:00pm
  • Where Kaddatz Galleries
  • Cost $25/Week OR Check Out Monthly Payment Options Below

Kaddatz Galleries is now offering After School Artz Academy for K-4th graders that provides structured and creative educational arts programming with teacher Jacqueline Ness-Ludwig. From week to week students will grow in their artistic understandings, skills and abilities as they progress through a variety of media and art topics. Although a new student can join at any time, due to the comprehensive nature of the program we would like enrolled students to attend as much as possible through May 23.

Payment Options: Weekly: $25


  • $112.5/January (9 days),
  • $87.50/February (7 days; no school/no Artz Feb. 28),
  • $100/March (8 days),
  • $112.50/April (9 days),
  • $75/May (6 days; program ends May 23)

Transportation: There will be a bus for Fergus Falls Public School Students from Kennedy School to the Kaddatz Galleries.

What to Bring: A snack & your creativity!

Lake Region Healthcare’s Health and Wellness Hub will be hosting M/W/F after school CrossFit Kids classes; visit www.lrhc.org for more info and to register.

Sign up for both and you’ll have week long after-school care!




  • When Deadline to submit Monday, May 20, 2019 @ 5 PM (notification of accepted work will be no later than Saturday, May 25 @ 5 PM)

The Kaddatz Galleries is announcing a CALL FOR ART inspired by the 2nd deadliest tornado in MN history, to be exhibited in our Studio K through the month of June, 2019!

Open to any interpretation& all mediums.

Deadline to Submit:
Monday, May 20, 5 pm
Accepted Notification:
Saturday, May 25, 5 pm


Summer Arts Academy

  • When Session 1: July 8th-12th / Session 2: August 5th-9th
  • Where Kaddatz Galleries
  • Cost Grades 1-4: $75 / Grades 5-8: $100 (pricing is per session)

Add some art into your summer! Classes are led by experienced teaching artists and will provide students with a variety of in depth art experiences.


Session 1: July 9-13

  • Grades 1-4 @10AM-Noon ($75)
    With Amanda Cross
  • Grades 5-8 @1-4PM ($100)
    With Rebecca Krueger

Session 2: August 5-9

  • Grades 1-4 @10AM-Noon ($75)
    With Rebecca Krueger
  • Grades 5-8 @1-4PM ($100)
    With Naomi RaMona Schliesman

Arts Networking Brown Bag Lunch

  • When Every Third Tuesday, 12-1pm
  • Where StudioK
  • Cost Free

Stay connected; share ideas, news and events; develop partnerships; build a stronger arts community! Open to artists, arts administrators, community members, and anyone interested in the arts. BYOBBL (Bring your own brown bag lunch)!

Bring along any flyers, brochures, or information on upcoming events and opportunities.

Upcoming Dates:

May 21

June 18

July 16

Exhibition Art

Family Art Tables

  • When First Saturdays, 10am-12pm
  • Where Fergus Falls Public Library
  • Cost Free

Fun, free and informal opportunities to get creative with friends, family and community members of all ages! Led by local artists...

@ Roosevelt Park in Conjunction with AC4TA Concerts in the Park

Thursday, June 20, 6-8pm

Thursday, July 18, 6-8pm

Thursday, July 25, 6-8pm

Thursday, August 15, 6-8pm

Thursday, August 22, 6-8pm

@ The Kaddatz Galleries Downtown 

Thursday, June 13, 6-8pm

Thursday, July 11, 3-5pm

Tuesday, August 6, 6-8pm

Thursday, August 29, 6-8pm




Figure Drawing Co-op

  • When Fridays 7:00- 8:30 PM
  • Where Kaddatz
  • Cost $25 for 6 sessions (6th session is free!); drop in price of $5.

The Kaddatz Figure Drawing Co-Op offers artists and those interested in expanding their drawing or painting skills the chance to consciously schedule time to focus on their art through the study of a live nude model in the company of other artists. Shorter and longer poses are explored; all ability levels and mediums are welcome! BYOP (bring your own paper, pencil, paint, etc).

$25 for a 6-session punch card or $5 drop-in. Dues pay the models.

The Co-Op meets every Friday evening 7:00 PM- 8:30 PM. Ages 18+.

For more info or inquiries email info@kaddatzgalleries.org or call 218.998.4405.

We are also always looking for people of any size, shape, color, or gender identity to model for the artists who attend the Co-Op. Please note: due to artist requests, models who are comfortable modeling in the nude will be given priority over those who are not during scheduling.

Click here to sign up as a model! 


Scholarships available for most workshops! For more info, contact Education Coordinator Amanda Cross at 218-998-4405 or amanda@kaddatzgalleries.org.