NOTSTOCK is an annual live, hands-in, hands-on arts event held at Minot State University every fall since 2007. NOTSTOCK is a portmanteau derived from the words Woodstock, Flatstock, and Minot’s mantra, “Why not, Minot?” This signature arts event has fostered education, opportunity, engagement, and exposure to the arts. NOTSTOCK has showcased poster art, ceramics, poetry, writing, film, theatre, foreign language, broadcasting, dance, and music.
This exhibit features poster art made by the NOTSTOCK printmaking artists.
Students will learn the knit and purl stitch, and how to cast on and cast off, while completing an Infinity Scarf using bulky weight wool and alpaca blend yarn. Supply materials will include yarn, knitting needles and notions to finish the project. (Class fee includes all materials and supplies).Find out more
Enjoy the simple art of cut paper collages in the style of Henri Matisse. See how cut shapes combined with colorful paper can create a variety of interesting designs. Students will also become familiar with basic design elements like color, shape and line, and learn how they can use the principals of design to enhance their everyday lives. Open to artists of all skill levels. All tools and materials provided.Find out more
Calligraphy is the age-old art of beautiful writing. This basic class will focus on the comprehensive study of the lettering style we most closely associate with the 1920’s, Frank Lloyd Wright and soft elegant curves and lines. Art Nouveau lettering is structured, easy to learn and elegant. Lessons will comprise of a theory section, forms, practice, review, and a project. Bring a sack lunch.Find out more
A musical journey with Jamestown’s Steve Kuykendall. Steve will entertain the audience with fingerstyle renderings of classic favorites, original compositions, blues, and vocal compositions from a variety of genres. In this intimate and captivating 90 minutes guitar journey, prepare to be carried away with the beauty of simplicity and exciting technical intensity created as Steve blends well loved melodies and the excitement of the unexpected.Find out more