Gingerbread House Holiday Workshop

DATE: Saturday, December 7, 10 – 11:30 p.m. Instructor: Eddie Moritz Join the experts at the Bonifas for our traditional family holiday workshop by creating your own gingerbread house. A great way to enhance your holidays, this wonderful workshop will warm hearts of your entire family as you create lasting memories for many years to come. Adults and children are invited to attend (children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult) and this class fills up fast so pre-registration is required to ensure a space.   Registration: $12 | Become a Bonifas Member »

Toddler Art

Thursdays, 9:30 – 10:15 a.m. September 12, 19, 26, October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, November 7, 14, 21 (skips Thanksgiving), December 5, 12, 19, 26 Join us for creative play activities and music fun! Lead by professional teachers and musicians, toddlers will be combining fun and learning to help nurture imagination, problem solving and developing motor skills. Art stations and music provide hands on fun. Student fee: $5 per day   Registration: $5 | Become a Bonifas Member »

Toddler Art

Thursdays, 9:30 – 10:15 a.m. September 12, 19, 26, October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, November 7, 14, 21 (skips Thanksgiving), December 5, 12, 19, 26 Join us for creative play activities and music fun! Lead by professional teachers and musicians, toddlers will be combining fun and learning to help nurture imagination, problem solving and developing motor skills. Art stations and music provide hands on fun. Student fee: $5 per day   Registration: $5 | Become a Bonifas Member »

Cupcakes Decoration Class for Kids

Bonifas Fine Arts Center 700 First Avenue South, Escanaba

Instructor: Kelli Date: January 25 Looking for a delicious way to start your weekend? Kick off this cold Saturday morning with the sweetest class in town. Kelli will lead the workshop in which kids will learn fun tips and tricks, frost and decorate 2 cupcakes (Vanilla and Chocolate), and take home (or eat on the spot!) the masterpieces that they create in class. Student fee: $10 per child Age: 8 - 12, under 12 year olds parent participation required   Student Fee: $10 | Become a Bonifas Member »

DCCU Valentine Day Family Fun

Bonifas Fine Arts Center 700 First Avenue South, Escanaba

This event has been canceled.  Date: February 8 Kids will do a Valentine’s Day project and have a snack. Ages: K – 6 grade Student Fee: FREE | Become a Bonifas Member »

4H SPIN Club/ Kids Culinary Club at Jones School

Bonifas Fine Arts Center 700 First Avenue South, Escanaba

This class is almost full so we ask that you call us to register. (906)786-3833 Dates: Tuesdays, February 4, 11, 18, 25 and March 3, 10 Location: Junior High School Home economics kitchen, 300 South 10th Street, Gladstone The Bonifas Arts Center is teaming up with 4-H SPIN Clubs to help you raise your kids as enthusiastic cooks and healthy eaters. This season we will be taking the students on the trip around the world! Kids will prepare and sample foods from different cultures. Integral parts of the program are basics of nutrition, kitchen tools and techniques, hands on food preparation, food safety and table manners. Each class will include the tasting of the pre-pared meal while practicing table manners. Kids from all local schools are welcome – this is a great after school program with built in snack and fun learning. Register at the Bonifas Art Center, online or at Jones Elementary School office. Age group: 4 & 5 grades. Sign up early—space is limited! Student Fee: $50 | Per Session: $10 | Become a Bonifas Member »  

Toddler Art

Bonifas Fine Arts Center 700 First Avenue South, Escanaba

CANCELLED until after April 5 when schools reopen INSTRUCTOR: Kathy Kohtala DATES: Thursdays, Staring Jan. 9 Student Fee: $5 per day Join us for creative play activities and musical fun! Led by professionals, toddlers learn through playing, which helps nurture imagination, problem solving and development of mo-tor skills. Art stations and music provide hands-on learning with built in fun! Ages: mobile toddlers - 3 & caregiver   Student Fee: $5 | Become a Bonifas Member »

Earth Day’s UPcycle Art

Bonifas Fine Arts Center 700 First Avenue South, Escanaba

Instructor: Kim Zar Date: April 22 Earth Day at the Boni-fas will be celebrated by doing what many artists already do…recycle! Join instructor Kim Zar as we explore the process behind UPcycling and taking what might be thrown into the garbage and turning it into beautiful art. Visit the gallery to see what artists can do with recycled materials. Age: K - 12   Bonifas Member: $8 | Non-Member: $10 | Become a Bonifas Member »

Homeschoolers Art Class

Bonifas Fine Arts Center 700 First Avenue South, Escanaba

INSTRUCTOR: Betty Nyberg DATES: Mondays, Feb. 17–April 27 Art curriculum for homeschoolers. Kids learn about color, perspectives, art techniques and do variety of hands on art and craft projects in this engaging and lively weekly class. Age group: K – 8 Grade Register by: Feb. 10 Student Fee: $55 | Become a Bonifas Member »

Art Fundamentals for Kids

Bonifas Fine Arts Center 700 First Avenue South, Escanaba

INSTRUCTOR: Spencer Epps Tuesdays DATES: July 9, 16, 23 and 30 Kids will explore art concepts and produce four artworks using a variety of mediums and techniques. These insightful and diverse art lessons are taught by professional artist, Spencer Epps, and are designed for school-age kids. The series consists of the following sessions: Youth The class is going to be HELD OUTSIDE WITH SOCIAL DISTANCING. If the weather is atrocious and there are only a few kids (under 10) we could move inside with social distancing. ART Classes I. Introduction to Art Composition for Kids • Discovering Art: Creating Feelings • Discovering Composition: Harmony • Exercise: Art Work — Drawing Feelings II. The Math of Art and the Magic Number • Numbers in Nature, Nature in Balance • Exercise: Art Work — Nature Printing III. Elements of Art • Line and Rhythm • Shape, Form and Space (Perspective) • Texture and Pattern • Exercise: Art Work — Mixed Media/Collage IV. Color • The Color Wheel • Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Colors • Tints, Shades and Compliments (Value) • Contrast and Focal Point • Exercise: Art Work — Color Pour Painting Ages: 5 and up Bonifas Member: $45 | Non-Member: $50 | Become a Bonifas Member »

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