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Classes & Workshops for Adults
Ages 15 & Up

Hockaday members receive 10% off of their class/workshop registrations.

Registration Methods
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Call the Museum at 755-5268

Print out and mail in a registration form  under each class.       

Scholarships are available. Please contact Education Director Kathy Martin for more information.

Click here for additional information on cancellations, refunds, etc.

Curator Series:

Caring for your Art and Antiques in your Home

Pat Roath, Curator

 Mark Makers 

 Artists Shelle Lindholm, Sheri Trepina, and   Linda Hendrickson


Saturday, January 19, 1:00 - 3:00 PM

Learn some of the secrets museums use to keep their collections preserved for the long term. Pat will share her expertise on storing, cleaning, and maintaining your artwork and historic heirlooms. Bring questions about your framed works, furniture, historic clothing and textiles, and other antiques.

Cost: Members $5 / Nonmembers $10

Location: Hockaday Museum of Art

 Friday, March 1, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday, March 2, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Come curious and ready to explore! Instructors Shelle, Sheri, and Linda will share some of their favorite mark making tools and inspirations. Bring your doodles and be ready to create your own original works. Over the course of two days, students will work on three acrylic paintings, 11" x 11", using a multitude of mark making techniques and tools. 

Cost: $125 for two days, includes all supplies.

Location: Hockaday Museum of Art


Ukrainian Style Egg Decorating

Kathy Martin, Director of Education                        

 Plein Air Painters of America    3-Day Workshop

  Instructors: see below   

Saturday, April 13, 12:30 -3:30 PM

Create beautiful Pysanky (Ukrainian Easter Eggs) using beeswax and dyes. Step by Step instructions will include using a kista to draw melted wax designs, apply dyes, wax removal and finishing touches.

Cost: $30. All materials and tools provided for in-class use.

Location: Hockaday Museum of Art


Presenting at Friday lecture: Jill Carver, Dan Young, Matt Smith, Ralph Oberg, Lynn Gertenbach, Ned Mueller


Instructors for painting sessions: Jill Carver, Matt Smith, Dan Young, Kathryn Stats, Linda Tippetts, Lynn  Gertenbach, Ned Mueller, Ralph Oberg

Dates: May 31-June 2, 2019

Time: 9 am – 5pm approx..  times may vary with daily schedule

Location: Kalispell and surrounding area


Powell, Baird and Smith


Class Description: This workshop is an opportunity to study with a group of members from the Plein Air Painters of America. The three-day class will start with an all day lecture by six of the members, followed by two days of painting and teaching in the field. The instructors will demo on both field days and also help the students as they work on their own  paintings. Each instructor will aid the students with their own take on what they should consider, as well as help them with questions that may arise.

Given the number of instructors this will be a great opportunity to receive varying feedback from some of the country’s finest outdoor painters.


Cost: $550.00 (10% discount for Museum Members)


Suggested Hotels for out of town participants:

Kalispell Grand Hotel –special rate for workshop participants – no room block as it is a small hotel


Others – Red Lion, Hilton Garden Inn, Super 8, and many others listed on-line






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