19 10, 2016

Last Days To Visit 52nd Annual Exhibition

By | October 19th, 2016|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Exhibition, Jamestown, Local News|Tags: |Comments Off on Last Days To Visit 52nd Annual Exhibition

If you haven’t gotten to see the 52nd Annual JFAA Art Show there is still time. The exhibition comes to a close on Saturday, October 22 at 2:00 pm. This year’s Annual had over 40 artists contributing 87

5 10, 2016

All The Pretty Colors

By | October 5th, 2016|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Cooking, Culture, Garden, Hobbies & Interests, Home & Garden, Jamestown, Local News, Mosaic, North Dakota, Parks|Tags: |Comments Off on All The Pretty Colors

Yesterday, work was like Christmas. Over the past several weeks, the front office had been accumulating unsightly cardboard boxes–little did they reveal the rainbow of color found within. You are wondering … what are they? Tiles of

27 09, 2016

An Enlightening Visit To Ellendale

By | September 27th, 2016|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Exhibition, Food & Drink, Heritage, Jamestown, Law, Government, Politics, Local News, Native Americans, North Dakota, Parks, Religion & Spirituality, Travel, Writing|Tags: |Comments Off on An Enlightening Visit To Ellendale

I spent several days last week at the North Dakota Art Gallery Association 2016 Annual Meeting. Each year we gather at a member gallery’s location – this year we met in Ellendale, North Dakota. Since it

6 09, 2016

Art Park Tree Planting Celebration

By | September 6th, 2016|Categories: Arbor Day, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Celebrations, Children, Community, Entertainment, Family, Flowers, Garden, Heritage, Home & Garden, Jamestown, Landscape, Local News, Nature, News, Parks, Perennials, Trade, Trees, Volunteers|Tags: |Comments Off on Art Park Tree Planting Celebration

The Arts Center Celebrates Arbor Day with Hansen Art Park Tree Planting September 13 – 3:00 – 5:00 pm National Arbor Day is always celebrated on the last Friday in April, but many states observe Arbor

23 08, 2016

Town Hall With National Endowment For The Arts Chairman

By | August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Celebrations, Community, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Fargo, Local News, National Endowment for the Arts, North Dakota|Tags: |Comments Off on Town Hall With National Endowment For The Arts Chairman

It is not often that the head of the NEA comes to North Dakota. In a Town Hall meeting tomorrow (August 24, 5:30 – 6:30 pm), Jane Chu, chairman of the National Endowment for the

21 03, 2016

Tree of Life: Paper Cutting as Life Review

By | March 21st, 2016|Categories: Artist, Arts, Celebrations, Community, Culture, Education, Elder Care, Entertainment, Family, Heritage, History, Jamestown, Local News, Seniors|Tags: |Comments Off on Tree of Life: Paper Cutting as Life Review

Sabrina Hornung teaches the art of paper cutting. Tasty and fun treats complimentary to the weekly theme were created by Ave Maria Village culinary staff. A six-session Art for Life residency is currently underway at Ave Maria Village and

21 02, 2016

Art for Life–Intergenerational Fun

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Recently, I had a terrific visit to the Heritage Centre to conduct a creative storytelling activity called TimeSlips. This is our third Timeslips activity but what made this visit unique was the pairing the elders with a group

8 01, 2016

Boost Your Creative Pursuits in 2016

By | January 8th, 2016|Categories: Artist, Arts, Community, Culture, Education, Entertainment, Exhibition, Family, Jamestown, Local News, Music, Seniors|Tags: |Comments Off on Boost Your Creative Pursuits in 2016

Just back from a long holiday break I was reading the latest Arts Center newsletter and see that there is no lack of “artsy” offerings for the opening of 2016. If you have resolved to take in