Mini Courses

Mini Courses becomes Wheelhouse Studios
this fall!

Short, fun, informal, non-credit courses offered on a wide variety of topics in the arts, jewelry making to dance, digital photography to fabric arts.  Wheelhouse Studios offer a variety of ways to engage and learn and there is always something coming up for you...
NOTE: The "Standard Charge" listed on line is the Non-Member course fee, UW Students and WI Union Members pay $10 less for each course (see further information below...)

Register Now for fall Wheelhouse Studio offerings...  

Courses starting soon include:

Summer 2014 Cover• Intro to Wheel Pottery

• Exercise via Pole Dancing

Metalsmithing: Jewelry Design Basics

Yoga at Noon! @ Memorial Union

• One-Night Masterpiece - Cezanne's Apples

 • Growing Blueberries, Azaleas and more

• Great Smart Phone Photos

Art Tapas on the Terrace!
Wheelhouse Studios
presents quick "bites" of art, every Wednesday night in August. On the Terrace & Terrace-Themed!
CLICK HERE for the list of Tapas and registration - space is limited...

We take registrations right up to the day of the course.  

Click HERE for the full listing and online registration.

Online Registration Guide Available...

CLICK HERE for a downloadable guide to using our online registration (WORD doc)

We are (back) at Memorial Union!

The Wheelhouse Studios space is in the lower level, Memorial Union (800 Langdon St).  Our phone number (262-3156) remains the same.  

Enrolling in Wheelhouse Studios Courses:

  • The "Standard Charge" listed on line is the Non-Member course fee
  • Wisconsin Union Members and UW-Madison students pay $10 less
  • UW-Madison Faculty/Staff pay the Non-Member fee unless already a Union Member
  • Union Membership is open to anyone! Join the Union today and discover the many advantages to being a Union Member (beyond just saving $10 on every Mini Course...)

Wheelhouse Studios Calendar

Click HERE to see a current calendar of Wheelhouse Studios courses and events.  Find a room location for a course or see what courses and other events are coming up soon. You can see the current  month, or change the view (use top tabs) to see just today or this week.  The calendar is for ON CAMPUS courses and events ONLY, it does not include those meeting off campus.  NOTE: On line registration is NOT possible from this calendar.


The Wisconsin Union Craftshop is now combined with Mini Courses in Wheelhouse Studios.  Free Art Fridays will continue in the new Wheelhouse Studios space - offering free art projects the first Friday of each month during the academic year.  The Wheelhouse Studios space will open in lower level of Memorial Union on September 2, 2014. 
To receive updates and information via email, CLICK HERE




For a list of frequently asked questions, click here.

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