Move, Play & Create for K-4th Graders

  • When Mondays-Thursdays, September 4-December 21, 3:45-5:00pm
  • Where McKinley School
  • Cost $55/Week (16 week program)

If you need after school care for your K-4th grader that provides a structured educational component, then this program may be just what you’re looking for!

Kaddatz Galleries has partnered with Lake Region Healthcare’s Health and Wellness Hub to add quality arts education into their new after school youth health & wellness program.

Move, Play & Create is an active and creative opportunity for students in grades K-4. This 4-day a week program will include three days of active instruction and one day of creative instruction. This after school program is an effort to engage young people in a program that will have a positive impact on their overall well-being. Program instructors are professionals in their fields. They will be planning structured sessions, helping kids create goals, allowing them to grow and create while motivating them along the way.

For more information contact Natalie Knutson at: or 218-736-8451


2-Day Fluid Acrylic Workshop with Karan Ouren

  • When Thursday, September 20 & Thursday, September 27, 5:30 - 8:30 pm
  • Where Kaddatz Galleries
  • Cost $75 (materials included)

Learn the art of fluid acrylics in this 2-day workshop. Classes will cover basics of color mixing, canvas preparation, and a variety of processes including puddle pours, ribbon pours, dirty pours, swiping, masking and more.

Telemark Rosemaling with Clarice Dieter

  • When 9 am - 4 pm (hour break for lunch) September 22, 29 & October 6 (3 days)
  • Where Kaddatz Workshop
  • Cost $150 (materials provided)

In this 3 part workshop beginner and intermediate students will learn the painting techniques used in the traditional Scandinavian fork art Rosemaling in the Telemark style from local master Rosemal artist, Clarice Dieter.

All materials will be provided, including a hand-turned wooden plate to finish and take home for your final project!

Registration deadline: September 8

Ages: 16+

Adult Graffiti Art Classes

  • When October 18 (6-9pm), 19 (6-9pm), & 20 (10am-4pm)
  • Where To be determined
  • Cost $300, materials provided

In this 3-day workshop you will learn Graffiti as a fine art form, as a movement, a source of communication and an enhancement to your community with Minneapolis based Graffiti Artist Peyton Scott Russell a.k.a. Sprayfinger!

Don’t miss out on this rare opportunity to learn Graffiti Art right here in Fergus Falls!

Registration & payment required by September 30th!

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:

August 21

September 18

October 16

Exhibition Art

Family Art Tables

  • When Summer: Tuesdays 9-11am & Thursdays 6:30-8:30pm
  • Where See locations below!
  • Cost Free

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

@ NP Park during FFPLibrary Story Walks

Tuesdays, 9-11am, June 5 – July 24

Funded by Friends of the Library.

@ Roosevelt Park during AC4TA Concerts in the ParkĀ 

Thursdays, 6:30-8:30pm, June 14 – August 30 (except June 28 & August 2 – no event)

July 12 & August 23: location moves downtown





Figure Drawing Co-op

  • Where Kaddatz
  • Cost $5 per session (First session is free!)

We are taking the summer off! Will resume in September 2018.

Study from nude and clothed models. Easels and tables available, but please bring your own drawing or other supplies. Costs $5 per session. Ages 18+.

For more info or inquiries call 218.998.4405.

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