2014 Class Archive


Build your own Fairy Garden Furniture

Saturday, March 15 & 22, 2014
10:00am - 12:00pm
Plains Art Museum
704 1st Ave N
Fargo ND 58102
(Ask for Studio 4 in the Katherine Kilbourne Burgum Center)

This art experience is a collaborative effort with the Plains Art Museum in Fargo. On the first day of this workshop, James Wolberg will lead the group through the process of creating furniture, exercising their "artist habits of mind". Staff will fire the works during the week. During the second day, James will lead the group through the process of finishing and glazing their works of art.

Register early as the class will have a maximum number off 25 participants. Adults and children age 5 and up are welcome. Each child between the ages of 5 and 12 would need an adult with them to assist in the art-making process. You will want to attend both sessions to complete your project.



Garden Design and Water Elements

Saturday, April 5, 2014
10:00am - 11:30am
West Acres Community Room (Lower level of mall in JCPenney wing)
3902 13th Ave So
Fargo ND 58103

Join us to learn from Peter Boyle of Boyle Landscape and Jim Anderson of Pond Filtration. These two will share their knowledge of Garden Design and Water Elements. This presentation is open to the public.
Cost: FREE


Sensational Seeds

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
3:30pm - 4:30pm
West Acres Community Room (Lower level of mall in PCPenney wing)
3902 13th Ave So
Fargo ND 58103

This is a great workshop to get children interested in gardening and to begin their knowledge about how plants grow. Hands on experience of planting garden seeds and being able to watch them grow will enhance their excitement.
Cost: FREE


Garden Program for Children

Monday, July 21, 2014
3:00pm - 4:00pm
NPBGS Gardens and Greenhouse
1201 18th Ave No
Fargo ND 58102

Bring your children and show them the many gardens on site. There will be different interactive sessions to assist everyone with expanding their knowledge of plants and gardens. This session is open to the general public.
Cost: FREE


Holiday Greenery Workshop

Saturday, November 22, 2014
9:30am - 11:00am
Baker Nursery Garden & Gift
2733 S University Dr
Fargo ND 58103

Get decorated for the holidays! Create a fresh spruce top container for your outdoor holiday décor. Workshop leader is Phaidra Yunker of Baker Garden & Gift. Registrants will design a burlap-wrapped pot of spruce tops with greenery boughs, picks, sticks, cones, and berries provided. Additional embellishments wil be available cash and carry. Please bring heavy gloves. Workshop is limited to 15 participants.
Cost: $40 payable the day of the workshop

Pre-registration is required - deadline for registration is Wednesday Noveber 19th, 2014.



DIY Fairy Garden Furniture Workshop

Saturday, February 28th (10:30am - 1:30pm)
Saturday, March 7th (10:30am - 1:30pm)
Plains Art Museum
704 1st Ave N
Fargo ND 58102

**Come to the front desk for directions to the classroom next to the pottery studio**

Craft, create, fire, paint, and glaze your own little world of fairy garden furniture fired out of pottery clay and ready for your outdoor fairy garden display in your yard. Last year we had great fun and wild success designing tiny furniture, ponds, bridges, houses, pathways, and imaginative elements.

This is a two part event. Plan to be at both sessions to complete your projects. (Please register by 02/21/15 with the link below)
Cost is $35 per person. Class is limited to 30 people.

Parents and children can work together and the pair receives a $10 discount (total for parent/child pair is $60).



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