Choose Your Own Classes

Classes that can be taken as a series for a reduced price OR taken individually.

Our open studio for middle and high school students would also fall into this category. Visit Open Studio to learn more.

Exploring Art  
Kids ages 6-10

Saturdays with MJ
Kids ages 9-14

  • Exploring Andy Goldsworthy - Land Art
    Sat, Jan 29
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center
    Jan 29, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center, 106 East Colby Street, Whitehall, MI, USA
    Create your own one-of-a-kind art using natural elements and inspired by the work Andy Goldsworthy. Ages 6-10 *WHSP Eligible*
  • Exploring Lascaux - Prehistoric Paintings
    Sat, Feb 26
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center
    Feb 26, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center, 106 East Colby Street, Whitehall, MI, USA
    Learn about and create your own art in the style of prehistoric artists! Ages 6-10 *WHSP Eligible*
  • Exploring Damien Hirst - Spin Art
    Sat, Mar 26
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center
    Mar 26, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center, 106 East Colby Street, Whitehall, MI, USA
    Learn about British artist Damien Hirst and his exploratory spin art technique. Ages 6-10 *WHSP Eligible*
  • Exploring Man Ray and Rayographs
    Sat, Apr 30
    ACWL - Nuveen
    Apr 30, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    ACWL - Nuveen, 106 East Colby Street, Whitehall, MI, USA
    Embrace your imagination and get wild with Man Ray and the Dada/pre-surrealist movement. You will learn about abstraction, shape, and early processes of photography. Ages 6-10 *WHSP Eligible*
  • Saturdays with MJ: Felt Hearts
    Sat, Feb 12
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center
    Feb 12, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center, 106 East Colby Street, Whitehall, MI, USA
    Create a cute felted heart using calico cottons, colorful felt and multicolor embroidery thread. Ages 9-14 *WHSP Eligible*
  • Saturdays with MJ: Intro to Fashion Design
    Sat, Mar 12
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center
    Mar 12, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center, 106 East Colby Street, Whitehall, MI, USA
    Learn the basics of design, color and style with artist MJ Ernst. Ages 9-14 *WHSP Eligible*
  • Saturdays with MJ: Basic Embroidery - Animals
    Apr 09, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
    ACWL - Nuveen, 106 East Colby Street, Whitehall, MI, USA
    Learn how to use floss thread, cotton, a 5" embroidery hoop and an animal pattern to create a finished stitchery that can be hung on a wall. Ages 9-14