Afton's Old School Art Studio

Art Workshops | Demonstrations | Local Events | Parties

Welcome to the Studio!

Afton's Old School Art and Music Studio is now taking 

registration for summer and fall classes.

Afton's Old School Art and Music Studio is located in beautiful downtown Afton Minnesota, in what once was a two room elementary school dating back to 1867.  We are a public art studio offering classes and workshops for all ages.  The historic school house is located in beautiful downtown Afton, Minnesota at 15888 34th Street South.  Just north of the park behind Squire House Gardens.

Our studio mission is to help artists, dreamers, creative's, makers, visionaries, musicians, writers and all people to discover and express their hidden and vibrant talents through exploration, creativity and collaboration in an fun and informal setting.

Find your inner artist! Our workshops cater to inspiring creativity through a wide variety of classes and workshops in a friendly environment. Discover the joys of creativity using various techniques and building skills provided by our knowledgeable and friendly teaching artists.  

Find out for yourself why art is so important


*Fiber Arts        *Beaded Jewelry       *Glass Painting   

*Collage            *Metal Art               *Decorative Painting           

*Mosaics           *Print Making          *Fine Art Painting        

*Quilting           *Glass Working        *Sculpture 

Featured Event

Conquer Your Blank Page

Ronnie Walter knows a thing of two about blank pages. She has a fine arts degree and has been a professional illustrator for over 20 years. Her work has been featured in her own adult coloring books as well as many high end department store items.

Join her on October 3 from 6 - 9

You will receive a signed copy of her book

Conquer Your Blank Page - What I Learned by Drawing 40,000 Pictures

As well as snacks beverages and of course a lecture based on her book and question answer session with Ronnie.

(Get ready to use Ronnie's secret weapon to Conquer Your Blank Page)

Join Ronnie Walter on October 3rd 
Cost: $45.00
Registration: Call, come in or Click below to register!

Afton Adventures

Farmer's Market:

  • Every Thursday Afton has a Farmer's Market taking place in the park across the street fro the Old School. Come and spend the day with us and check out the Market too.

Ultimate Girls Night Out:

  • The third Thursday of every month is UGNO. Each month is themed. past themes have been Fiesta night, Summer Dream, and Marilyn Monroe
  • August 17th Afton's Old School Art Studio will be hosting a tribute to Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks. Join us for fun activities and wine tasting.

Stop by and view the Artists' Gallery - works from our favorite artists and students.

Maybe even stop by and join our Creative Members Site.

We would love to know a little about our visitors and fans.

The Calendar will give you an up-to-date list of our events around the Afton area. There is surely one for you to enjoy