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Outdoor Gallery Exhibit: Pam Spicer

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

The vibrant paintings of Traverse City artist Pam Spicer is the 2021-2022 installation in the Glen Arbor Arts Center’s Outdoor Gallery. Five of Pam’s paintings will be reproduced on 5-foot-square weather-resistant aluminum panels by Image360 of Traverse City.

Exhibit: Woodland Studies

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

The Glen Arbor Arts Center is exhibiting Woodland Studies, a small exhibition of black and white photographs by Grand Rapids photographer Rodney Martin

PaperWork Exhibition

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

PaperWork is an exhibition about works on paper, and works made from paper. It focuses on paper used in a wide array of applications...

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Nature Journaling: Science and Art

Virtual

Date: January 30, February 13 and 27 Time: 1:30-3:00 pm Registration Deadline: January 30 @ 12 pm Location: Livestream via Zoom (a Zoom link will be sent two days before […]

$20.00 – $65.00
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Manual Photography Basics

Virtual

Date: January 24, 31, and February 7 Time: 5 - 5:40 pm (Eastern Standard Time) Registration Deadline: January 21 @ 1pm Location: Online via Zoom Take your photos to the […]

$75 – $85

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After School Arts: Winter Session

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Dates: February 3, 10, 17, 24 and March 3 Time: 4:00pm - 5:30 pm Registration deadline: January 31 Through thoughtful instruction and engaging, process-oriented projects, the GAAC hopes to inspire […]

$65.00 – $75.00

Wintery Worlds, Ink & Watercolor Session 2

Virtual

Date: February 6 Time: 10 am-12 pm Registration Deadline: February 3 Location: Livestream via Zoom Indigo shadows fall across the snow, a fresh stomped trail leads to a cozy cabin, […]

$18.00 – $22.00

Wintery Worlds, Ink & Watercolor Session 3

Virtual

Date: February 20 Time: 10 am-12 pm Registration Deadline: February 19 @ 12 pm Location: Livestream via Zoom Indigo shadows fall across the snow, a fresh stomped trail leads to […]

$18.00 – $22.00

Copper Enameling – Kiln and Torch Fired

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: February 26 Time: 10 am - 3 pm, with a lunch break Registration Deadline: February 25 @ 12 pm Explore all the possibilities of enameling, which uses both a […]

$110.00 – $125.00

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Exploring Japanese Pottery

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Dates and Times: March 4 and 11; 1-3 pm; March 18 and 25; 12:30-3:30 pm Registration Deadline: March 1 Location: GAAC This workshop is for all levels - from absolute […]

$175.00 – $195.00

Puppet Adventures

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

A Puppet Master’s epic characters are magically brought to life through world-class puppetry.

Puppet Workshop

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: Saturday, March 5, 2022 Time: 2 pm Registration Deadline: March 2 A creative workshop using paper materials to create fascinating characters and rich animation techniques to bring stories to […]

$20.00 – $30.00
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Knitting: Just the Basics

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: March 8 and 15 Time: 12:00-3:00 pm Registration Deadline: March 5 Location: GAAC We will briefly discuss yarn: fiber, yarn weight (what the numbers mean), needles (what the numbers […]

$65.00 – $75.00

Exhibit: 2022 Member Create

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

For longer than anyone can remember, the Glen Arbor Arts Center has presented an annual exhibition of work created by its members. As diverse as the GAAC’s members are, so, too, is the work they make.

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After School Arts: Spring Session

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Dates: April 7, 21, 28 and May 5, 12 Time: 4:00pm - 5:30 pm Registration deadline: April 4 Through thoughtful instruction and engaging, process-oriented projects, the GAAC hopes to inspire […]

$65.00 – $75.00

Moving Metal: Fold Forming

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: April 13 Time: 10 am - 3 pm Registration Deadline: April 10 Location: GAAC Fold Forming is an exciting technique of metalworking where metal is folded, annealed (softened with […]

$95.00 – $110.00

Sashiko Embroidery: Mark Making with Thread

Date: April 22 and 29 Time: 1 - 4 pm Registration Deadline: April 22 Location: GAAC This course will explore the traditional art of Japanese Sashiko style embroidery by encouraging […]

$90.00 – $105.00
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Exploring Cold Wax and Oil

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: April 23 and 24 Time: 9 am - 4 pm Sat and 10 am - 3 pm Sun Registration Deadline: April 20 Location GAAC This two-day workshop will introduce […]

$225.00 – $250.00

2022 Outdoor Gallery Panel Auction

Virtual

ll five panels from the Glen Arbor Arts Center's 2021 Outdoor Gallery exhibition will be available for acquisition. The GAAC is holding an online auction from April 26-28, 2022.

Exhibit: On the Precipice

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

The Glen Arbor Arts Center is showing On The Precipice, a collaborative exhibition of paintings and poems by Linda Alice Dewey and Anne-Marie Oomen.

Exploring Linocut Printmaking and Monotype

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Sorry, this class has been cancelled. Date: April 30 Time: 10 am - 3pm (one-hour lunch break) Registration Deadline: April 27 Location: GAAC This class is designed to explore relief […]

$125.00 – $140.00

Parallel 45’s Reading Series presents Lungs

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

The world is getting hotter, there’s unrest overseas—the seas themselves aren’t very calm—and one couple is thinking about having a child. Lungs is a smart and funny drama...

Outdoor Gallery Exhibit: Carrie Hensel

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Ann Arbor artist Carrie Hensel's impressionistic landscape paintings will be the 2022-23 Outdoor Gallery installation at the Glen Arbor Arts Center.

Artist-In-Residence Presentation: David LeGault

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

The Glen Arbor Arts Center’s 2022 Suzanne Wilson Artist-in-Residence program begins May 1 with the arrival of writer David LeGault.

Watercolor Botanicals

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: May 14 Time: 10 am-1 pm Registration Deadline: May 11 Location: GAAC Pick up your paintbrush and experiment with watercolor. Practice basic techniques and learn tips for layering color […]

$75.00 – $85.00

Exhibit: Flags

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Flags represent everything -- from a nation to a world view to one’s affinity and allegiance to a sports team. They’re objects that are saturated with meaning.

Artist-In-Residence Presentation: Rosalie Sanara Petrouske

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

The geography and geology of the Sleeping Bear Dunes will be the focus of writer Rosalie Sanara Petrouske’s work during her May 15 - 28 artist residency with the Glen Arbor Arts Center.

Sound Garden: Musicians-In-Residence

Leelanau School 1 Old Homestead Rd, Glen Arbor, MI

The Sound Garden Quintet breaks down barriers to classical music by bringing conversation and a community spirit to music making.

Unconditional PRIDE Artist PopUP + Demo at the GAAC

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

The Glen Arbor Arts Center and Up North Pride are creating the collaborative Unconditional PRIDE Artist PopUP + Demo, June 4, 11 am – 3 pm at the GAAC.

Artist-In-Residence Presentation: Quinn Faylor

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

The flora and fauna of the Sleeping Bear Dunes will be the focus of Detroit artist Quinn Faylor’s work during their Glen Arbor Arts Center residency May 29 – June 11.

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Open Pottery Studio

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Dates: June 15 - October 27 Times: Wednesdays 1-4 pm and Thursdays 6-9 pm Registration Deadline: October 2 Location: Thoreson Farm This is an opportunity for those with prior clay […]

Purchase $150.00 – $165.00
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Art After Hours In Glen Arbor

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Nine Glen Arbor galleries and artists’ studios will keep the night light burning this summer as part of Art After Hours.

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2022 Art Rangers Camp Session 1

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: June 20, 21 and 23 Time: 9:30am-12pm  Registration Deadline: June 17 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Sold Out $120.00 – $135.00

Solstice Plein Air – Sundown at the Beach

Glen Haven Beach Glen Haven Rd, Glen Arbor

Date: June 21 Time: Sundown - exact time TBD Registration Deadline: June 18 Location: Glen Haven Beach Paint the longest day of the year–the Summer Solstice. We’ll meet at sundown […]

Purchase $55.00 – $65.00 1 ticket left

Artist-In-Residence Presentation: Valerie Mann

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

iber artist Valerie Mann will explore and fabricate a new body of work based on grief, both personal and global, during her Glen Arbor Arts Center residency June 12 - 25.

Enameled Jewelry

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: June 25 Time: 10 am - 3 pm Registration Deadline: June 22 Location: GAAC Explore all the possibilities of enameling, which uses both a kiln and a torch to […]

Purchase $110.00 – $125.00 4 tickets left

Pottery Sampler

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: June 26 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: June 23 Location: Thoreson Farm In this class we will explore throwing on the wheel, extruding, and slab building. Experience three fun […]

Purchase $75.00 – $90.00 1 ticket left
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2022 Art Rangers Camp Session 2

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: June 27, 28 and 30 Time: 9:30am-12pm Registration Deadline: June 24 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Purchase $120.00 – $135.00 5 tickets left

Sketching on the Go

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: June 28 Time: 9 am - 2:30 pm Registration Deadline: June 25 Location: GAAC Enjoy the outdoors more deeply by sketching--even if it's in your own backyard. This one-day […]

Purchase $80.00 – $95.00 6 tickets left

Nature Journaling 1: Science and Art LIVE!

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: June 29 Time: 10 am - 2 pm (break for lunch) Registration Deadline: June 26 Location: Thoreson Farm Nature Journaling is collecting and organizing your observations, questions, connections, and […]

Purchase $10.00 – $50.00 6 tickets left

Ice Cream Bowls

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: June 30 Time: 1:30-3:30 pm Registration Deadline: June 27 We LOVE ice cream around here and think delightful handmade bowls go perfectly with our favorite scoop! So join us […]

Purchase $35.00 – $45.00 12 tickets left

Quintango

Glen Lake School 3375 W Burdickville Rd, Glen Arbor, Maple City

QuinTango’s re-imagine tango music like you’ve never imagined it: classical chops, jazz harmonies, and intimate arrangements. June 30 concert at Glen Lake Community School Auditorium - reserve your free spot online now!

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Monsterpieces

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Dates: July 5 and 6 Time: 10 am-1 pm Registration Deadline: July 1 Two heads? Spiked tail? Six eyes? Young artists explore the fantastical figures that many of us dream […]

Purchase $65.00 – $75.00 8 tickets left
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Plein Air at the Farm

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: July 6, 7, and 8 Time: 9 am - 1 pm Registration Deadline: July 3 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience Plein air oil painting in the historic Port Oneida landscape. […]

Purchase $210.00 – $245.00 1 ticket left

Prayer Flags

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: July 7 Time: 10 am-2 pm Registration Deadline: July 4 Prayer Flags are a Tibetan tradition where prayers and mantras are printed on fabric flags and hung outside, allowing […]

Purchase $55.00 – $65.00 12 tickets left

Artist-In-Residence Presentation: Amanda Kendrick

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Indiana artist Amanda Kendrick will use her Glen Arbor Arts Center residency to switch gears. Kendrick has built a studio practice based on painting. During her June 26 – July 9 residency...

Dimensional Collage

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: July 9 Time: 9:30 am - 12 pm Registration Deadline: July 6 Location: GAAC Collage is one of the most accessible forms of creative expression. In this class, we […]

Purchase $35.00 – $50.00 3 tickets left

Raku Saturday 1

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: July 9 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: July 6 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience the excitement of traditional Japanese Raku pottery as practiced in the west today. Glaze, decorate, and […]

Purchase $50.00 – $60.00 7 tickets left

July Artist PopUP + Demo at the GAAC

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

The Glen Arbor Arts Center’s second, 2022 artist PopUP is July 10, 11 am – 3 pm at the GAAC.

2022 Art Rangers Camp Session 3

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: July 11, 12 and 14 Time: 9:30am-12pm Registration Deadline: July 8 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Purchase $120.00 – $135.00 5 tickets left
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2022 Clay Cubs Camp Session A

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: July 11, 12 and 15 Time: 10am-12:30pm Registration Deadline: July 8 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Purchase $120.00 – $135.00 3 tickets left
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Glazes – Problems and Solutions

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: July 11, 12, and 15 Time: 1 - 4 pm Registration Deadline: July 8 @ 1 pm Location: Thoreson Farm Successful and consistent glazing can sometimes seem mysterious and […]

Purchase $190.00 – $210.00 6 tickets left
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Pottery on the Wheel 1

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Dates: July 11, 18, 25 and August 1 Time: 6 - 9 pm Registration Deadline: July 8 @ 1 pm Location: Thoreson Farm Learn and practice wedging, centering, throwing, and […]

Sold Out $250.00 – $275.00

Alternative Books: You Do You!

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: July 13 Time: 10 am-3 pm (with a lunch break) Registration Deadline: July 8 Create your fun, unique and soulful one-of-a-kind art book. We will be using "tossed out" […]

Purchase $120.00 – $135.00 12 tickets left

Nature Journaling 2: Science and Art LIVE!

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: July 15 Time: 10 am - 2 pm (break for lunch) Registration Deadline: July 12 Location: Thoreson Farm Nature Journaling is collecting and organizing your observations, questions, connections, and […]

Purchase $10.00 – $50.00 6 tickets left

Collage Portraits

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: July 16 Time: 10 am - 2pm (with a break for lunch) Registration Deadline: July 13 Location: GAAC Have you ever looked at a picture of a pear and […]

Purchase $45.00 – $55.00 1 ticket left

Raku Saturday 2

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: July 16 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: July 13 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience the excitement of traditional Japanese Raku pottery as practiced in the west today. Glaze, decorate, and […]

Purchase $50.00 – $60.00 8 tickets left
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2022 Art Rangers Camp Session 4

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: July 18, 19 and 21 Time: 9:30am-12pm Registration Deadline: July 15 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Purchase $120.00 – $135.00 9 tickets left
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2022 Clay Cubs Camp Session B

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: July 18, 19 and 22 Time: 10am-12:30pm Registration Deadline: July 15 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Sold Out $120.00 – $135.00
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Tiny Houses

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Dates: July 18, 19 and 22 Time: 1 - 4 pm Registration Deadline: July 15 @ 1 pm Location: Thoreson Farm In this popular class we will be constructing tiny […]

Purchase $190.00 – $210.00 5 tickets left
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Writing Table: A Creative Writing Workshop

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Dates: July 19, 20 and 21 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: July 14 Does writing bring you joy? This workshop will help you create and sharpen your fiction or poetry. […]

Purchase $125.00 – $140.00 12 tickets left

Abstract AND Representational Painting on YUPO

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: July 23 Time: 9 am - 4 pm Registration Deadline: July 20 Location: GAAC You will love the forgiveness and workability of YUPO paper. There are no mistakes that […]

Purchase $155.00 – $175.00 5 tickets left

Raku Saturday 3

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: July 23 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: July 20 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience the excitement of traditional Japanese Raku pottery as practiced in the west today. Glaze, decorate, and […]

Purchase $50.00 – $60.00 8 tickets left
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2022 Art Rangers Camp Session 5

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: July 25, 26 and 28 Time: 9:30am-12pm Registration Deadline: July 22 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Purchase $120.00 – $135.00 6 tickets left
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2022 Clay Cubs Camp Session C

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: July 25, 26 and 29 Time: 10am-12:30pm Registration Deadline: July 22 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Sold Out $120.00 – $135.00
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Beyond Glaze – Surface Decoration

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Dates: July 25, 26 and 29 Times: 1 - 4 pm Registration Deadline: July 22 @ 1 pm Location: Thoreson Farm Go beyond your comfort zone and learn Sgraffito, Slip-trailing, […]

Purchase $190.00 – $210.00 7 tickets left
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The Fundamentals of Composition for Painters

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: July 27 and 28 Time: 9 am - 4:00 pm Registration Deadline: July 24 Location: Thoreson Farm Have fun learning how the simple fundamentals of artistic composition will make […]

Purchase $175.00 – $195.00 8 tickets left

Raku Saturday 4

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: July 30 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: July 27 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience the excitement of traditional Japanese Raku pottery as practiced in the west today. Glaze, decorate, and […]

Purchase $50.00 – $60.00 8 tickets left

Traverse City Dance Project

Nash Road Red Barn 9805 Nash Road, Maple City, MI

Get your reservations here. The Traverse City Dance Project returns to Glen Arbor as part of their 2022 Community Tour.

Purchase $30.00 – $35.00

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2022 Art Rangers Camp Session 6

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: August 1, 2 and 4 Time: 9:30am-12pm Registration Deadline: July 29 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Purchase $120.00 – $135.00 9 tickets left
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2022 Clay Cubs Camp Session D

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: August 1, 2 and 5 Time: 10am-12:30pm Registration Deadline: July 29 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Sold Out $120.00 – $135.00
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Slab Build Tableware

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Dates: August 1, 2 and 5 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: July 29 @ 1 pm Produce pots for the foodie in all of us. Use several forming and decorating […]

Purchase $190.00 – $210.00 8 tickets left

Beach Bards Bonus Bonfire: FLAGS Edition

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

An evening of poetry, stories and music about flags takes place at the Glen Arbor Arts Center, August 2, 7 – 9 pm.

Raku Saturday 5

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: August 6 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: August 3 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience the excitement of traditional Japanese Raku pottery as practiced in the west today. Glaze, decorate, and […]

Purchase $50.00 – $60.00 8 tickets left

2022 Art Rangers Camp Session 7

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: August 8, 9 and 11 Time: 9:30am-12pm Registration Deadline: August 5 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Purchase $120.00 – $135.00 7 tickets left
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2022 Clay Cubs Camp Session E

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: August 8, 9 and 12 Time: 10am-12:30pm Registration Deadline: August 5 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Purchase $120.00 – $135.00 4 tickets left
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Pottery on the Wheel 2

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Dates: August 8, 15, 22 and 29 Time: 6-9 pm Registration Deadline: August 5 @ 1 pm Location: Thoreson Farm Learn and practice wedging, centering, throwing, and trimming basic forms. […]

Purchase $250.00 – $265.00 1 ticket left

Garden Printmaking

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: August 9 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: August 4 Learn the basics of block printing with artist Cindi Ford and create a linoleum cut to print botanical patterns, vegetables, […]

Purchase $65.00 – $75.00 8 tickets left
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Pastels Plein Air – Art of Observation

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: August 10 and 11 Time: 10am - 3 pm Registration Deadline: August 7 Location: Thoreson Farm Pastels are made for plein air. The immediacy of the medium makes them […]

Purchase $295.00 – $315.00 8 tickets left

Cartooning to Comics – Draw AND Sculpt!

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: August 11 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: August 8 Explore comics from around the world and develop your characters and ideas. Learn ways to draw them for big impact, […]

Purchase $35.00 – $45.00 12 tickets left

Cyanotype Printing

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: August 12 Time: 10 am - 4 pm Registration Deadline: August 9 Location: GAAC Learn to make cyanotype prints from the original 1842 formula created by photographic pioneer Sir […]

Purchase $125.00 – $140.00 8 tickets left

Painting Pollinators

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: August 13 Time: 10 am-1 pm Registration Deadline: August 10 Do you want a chance to practice your sketching skills and watercolor whimsy? Join us for this Painting Pollinators […]

Purchase $45.00 – $55.00 11 tickets left

Raku Saturday 6

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: August 13 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: August 10 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience the excitement of traditional Japanese Raku pottery as practiced in the west today. Glaze, decorate, and […]

Purchase $50.00 – $60.00 7 tickets left
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2022 Art Rangers Camp Session 8

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: August 15, 16 and 18 Time: 9:30am-12pm Registration Deadline: August 12 @ 1pm Location: GAAC GAAC's Art Camps bring together two unique visual arts opportunities for artists 6-12 years […]

Purchase $120.00 – $135.00 9 tickets left
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Kurinuki

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: August 15, 16 and 19 Time: 1 - 4 pm Registration Deadline: August 12 @ 1 pm Location: Thoreson Farm Kurinuki is a traditional method of Japanese handbuilding. The […]

Purchase $190.00 – $210.00 8 tickets left

Raku Saturday 7

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: August 20 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: August 17 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience the excitement of traditional Japanese Raku pottery as practiced in the west today. Glaze, decorate, and […]

Purchase $50.00 – $60.00 8 tickets left

Drummunity

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Join percussionist Lori Fithian for Drummunity! A “Drummunity” circle is a high-energy, fun, and empowering drumming activity for all age groups.

Raku Saturday 8

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: August 27 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: August 24 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience the excitement of traditional Japanese Raku pottery as practiced in the west today. Glaze, decorate, and […]

Purchase $50.00 – $60.00 8 tickets left

Printmaking Made Easy

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: August 28 Time: 10 am-3 pm (with a lunch break) Registration Deadline: August 24 Come explore the magical world of printmaking using a gelatin "Gelli" plate. No art experience […]

Purchase $95.00 – $110.00 12 tickets left

Night Photography at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Pine Street Studios 5710 N Pine St, Glen Arbor

Date: August 29 - September 2 Time: Approx 4 hours/day in the classroom + outdoors/onsite 7 pm - nightfall Registration Deadline: August 8 Location: GAAC and Sleeping Bear Dunes National […]

Purchase $675.00 – $725.00 4 tickets left

Raku Saturday 9

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: September 3 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: August 31 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience the excitement of traditional Japanese Raku pottery as practiced in the west today. Glaze, decorate, and […]

Purchase $50.00 – $60.00 8 tickets left

Artist-In-Residence Presentation: Kimberly Stoney

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Mixed media artist Kimberly Stoney turns to the world of music for a new series of collaged paintings during her Glen Arbor Arts Center residency August 28 – September 10.

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Writing the Arts: Object + Words = Ekphrasis

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Dates: September 10, 17, and 24 (Open Reading October 1) Time: 10 – 11 am Registration Deadline: September 7 Location: GAAC Writing the Arts is a collaborative project of the […]

RSVP Now Free 11 spots left

Raku Saturday 10

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: September 10 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: September 7 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience the excitement of traditional Japanese Raku pottery as practiced in the west today. Glaze, decorate, and […]

Purchase $50.00 – $60.00 8 tickets left
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Plein Air Painting Workshop

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: September 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16 Time: 10 am - 5 pm (roughly) Registration Deadline: August 22 Location: Start at GAAC / locations TBD This guided immersive workshop […]

Purchase $625.00 – $675.00 5 tickets left

Raku Saturday 11

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: September 17 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: September 14 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience the excitement of traditional Japanese Raku pottery as practiced in the west today. Glaze, decorate, and […]

Purchase $50.00 – $60.00 8 tickets left

Materials Exploration Workshop

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: September 24 Time: 10 am-3 pm Registration Deadline: September 21 This workshop explores soft materials and basketry methods used to make 3-dimensional forms from fibers. Topics include making cordage […]

Purchase $110.00 – $125.00 11 tickets left

Block Printed Tea Towels

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: September 24 Time: 11 am - 3 pm (with a break for lunch) Registration Deadline: September 21 Location: GAAC Students will design, carve and print their own designs and […]

Purchase $65.00 – $75.00 8 tickets left

Raku Saturday 12

Thoreson Farm 3694 S Thoreson Rd, Maple City, MI

Date: September 24 Time: 1-4 pm Registration Deadline: September 21 Location: Thoreson Farm Experience the excitement of traditional Japanese Raku pottery as practiced in the west today. Glaze, decorate, and […]

Purchase $50.00 – $60.00 8 tickets left
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Travel Photography

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: September 30, 10 am - 3 pm and October 1, 3 pm - 8 pm Time: see above Registration Deadline: September 27 Location: September 30 @ GAAC and October […]

Purchase $200.00 – $220.00 8 tickets left

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Macro Photography

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Date: October 5 and 12 Time: 10 am - 1 pm Registration Deadline: October 2 Location: GAAC Are you looking to get up-close and personal with the natural world? Learn […]

Purchase $150.00 – $170.00 8 tickets left

Artist-In-Residence Presentation: Ana Spencer

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S Lake St, Glen Arbor, MI

Illinois potter and teacher Ana Spencer will use her Glen Arbor Arts Center residency to get “a fresh take” on her materials and process. Spencer’s residency is Sept. 25 – October 8.

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