Classes for Adults & Children

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Stop in or contact the James to register for classes, or fill out the form below labeled Kids class registration forms. Use this form for all kids classes: Art Capade, Habitats and Critters, Mom and Me, Dad and Me & Spring Fling classes

Use registration forms below for all other classes not listed above:


Spring Fling Cultural Art

Discover 6 different cultures through art, food and music. This class is a 6 part class, dates are: March 11th, 18th & 25 and April 1st, 8th & 15th. This class is geared towards K-6th graders. Registration fees are: $60 for James members and $70 for non-members and covers the cost of all 6 classes. To pre-register, stop on down to the office during business hours. For more info call 701-774-3601 or email us at


“Night Out at the James”

Join us at the James Memorial Art Center for “Night Out at the James!” There will be at least one of these Friday night classes available to attend monthly. Each class, you will learn a different art technique. These classes are geared towards 9th graders up though adults. What a great way to get out of the house and do something different on a Friday night! The first official “Night Out at the James” will be on Friday, April 12th from 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m., this will be an Acrylic Pour class (students will be learning a new technique than previously taught). The cost for classes is $18 for James members and $20 for non-members, unless otherwise stated. For more info, please call the James during business hours.


 Many Thanks Card workshop at the james

Join us at the James for a “Many Thanks” Card workshop on Monday, April 15th from 7-9pm. Participants will make 12 paper-crafted cards! All materials included in cost of registration. Cost for this class is $18 for James members and $20 for non-members! Space is limited, register today! For more information, please call the James during office hours at 701-774-3601.

a sample of some cards Andrea made for this upcoming class

a sample of some cards Andrea made for this upcoming class

Happy tree paint & sip night at the james


Adults, 21 years and older, join us at the James for a “Happy Tree Paint & Sip Night” with Williston State College’s Art Instructor, Lino Azevedo! Lino will be teaching how to paint like everyone’s favorite curly-headed artist on Saturday, April 27th from 7:00-9:00 p.m. Come join Lino in painting happy little trees for a good cause! This wine and paint night has a twist, we want to see you dressed up like your favorite happy little accident artist for a chance to win a prize! Wine and light appetizers will be served. Tickets are just $50 per person and includes all supplies, drinks, and appetizers. Pre-registration is a must as spots are limited! Attendees must be 21 years of age or older, please bring your ID to register!



Looking for a place to get away and work on your art?

Join us at the James every 3rd Wednesday from 5:30 - 8:00 pm for Open Studio.   

Use the handicap door on the north side of the building.  Artists will meet in the classroom. 

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