Second Saturdays at TCAA

You may associate our Second Saturdays with our long running Crossing Kids programming but did you know that there are also opportunities to visit with featured member artists, trunk shows with visiting artists, workshops for adults, and more? Mark your calendars for art filled fun, every Second Saturday at TCAA. 


APRIL Second saturday

- APRIL 13 -

Join us for Second Saturday events at TCAA! 


10-11:30 and 12-1:30

Kids will be creating fun watercolor paintings with instructor Michelle Pfeiffer. This class is sponsored by the Brainerd Area Art Guild.

Pre-registration is required for this class. REGISTER HERE

If you need to cancel after you have registered, PLEASE contact us at 218-833-0416 to let us know so we can give your space to another child who may be on the waiting list. $3 per child/$5 per family material fee requested, no child is turned away due to need. Located in our classroom at 711 Laurel St, downtown Brainerd. 

10Am TO 12PM

Meet our featured Member Artist, Patricia Lintner. A self-taught artist for 45 years, Patricia found her passion of art at an early age, and finds her inspiration from visualizing colors and how they play together in varying arrangements. She has a diverse portfolio that covers abstract acrylic paintings, oil and cold wax, mixed media collage, and soft pastel portrait drawings. View some of her interesting pieces on display, talk with her, and learn more about the process for creating her artwork.

10Am TO 2PM

In our gallery - our current exhibition, "Young At Art" will be on display. Our annual exhibit featuring the work of students from local schools is floor to ceiling color and exploration and one of our most well-received shows of the year.

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Crossing Arts Kids offers monthly workshops, special exhibits, summer camps, Arty Parties, and more. Encouraging kids in all their creative endeavors. 

Saturday, May 11

figure studies

Saturday, June 8

Graphic Design/Button Making

Saturday, JULY 13


Classes are held from 10-11:30 am and 12-1:30 pm in our classroom. A $3 per child/$5 per family donation for materials is requested, but no child will be turned away due to need. Pre-registration is required for all these classes. 


Are you an artist interested in participating in our Second Saturday event as a visiting artist? Want to join us for a 1-day trunk show, workshop, or mini-exhibits? These opportunities are open to artists from outside the TCAA membership who want to be introduced to the arts community in the Lakes Area. Contact us for more information on these opportunities.