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. 


March Second saturday

- March 9 -

Join us for Second Saturday events at TCAA! 


10-11:30 and 12-1:30

Kids will be learning Intro To Animation with instructor Duane Barnhart.

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, Gloria Leonard, and view some of her artwork on display, including paintings and detailed pencil drawings. Talk with her and learn more about the process for creating her artwork.

10Am TO 2PM

In our gallery - our current exhibition, “The 3rd Dimension" will be on display. This exhibition features a wide selection of sculptural pieces, that focus on depth, texture, and the artist’s vision over function, as they come alive through their interesting forms.

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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, April 13

Watercolor painting

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.