17 07, 2018

Calling All Artists

By | July 17th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Events, Exhibition, Jamestown, Local News, News, North Dakota|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Calling All Artists

We're looking for your participation in this year’s Jamestown Fine Arts Association (JFAA) Annual Juried exhibition.  This show is in it’s 54th year and it is our hope that we have lots more artists this

31 05, 2018

Free Concerts Offered Thursdays All Summer Long

By | May 31st, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Celebrations, Children, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Events, Exhibition, Garden, Home & Garden, News, North Dakota, Parks, Volunteers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Free Concerts Offered Thursdays All Summer Long

Summer 2018 brings an exciting new event series to Jamestown! Every Thursday in June, July & August, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm, the downtown comes to life with live entertainment and the finest in artisan

11 04, 2018

Shape Shifters: Fibers, Threads and Fabric

By | April 11th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Events, Exhibition, Hobbies & Interests, News, Sewing, Textiles|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Shape Shifters: Fibers, Threads and Fabric

In the exhibition business sometimes things don’t always go as planned. This exhibition began as a textile challenge last fall. Artists were given the winter months to complete their projects. For many, “life” got in

3 04, 2018

Holy Toledo Sgraffito!

By | April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Culture, DYI, Exhibition, Hobbies & Interests|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Holy Toledo Sgraffito!

Laura Ruprecht's sgraffito tiles are part of the Animals With Attitude exhibit. Laura will teach this technique in her upcoming class: Sgraffito Slab Tile, April 17 & 18, 6:00-8:30 pm Register for the class using this

28 09, 2017

Seeking Textile Artists

By | September 28th, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Crochet, Culture, Entertainment, Events, Exhibition, Hobbies & Interests, Local News, North Dakota, Quilting, Textiles|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Seeking Textile Artists

(click title to view post)             The Arts Center in Jamestown is looking for artists, seamstresses, weavers and anyone interested in fiber or fabric to participate in a textile challenge.

18 04, 2017

Calling All Artists

By | April 18th, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Celebration, Celebrations, Community, Entertainment, Events, Exhibition, Jamestown, Local News, North Dakota|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Calling All Artists

(Click title to read full post) Its time to start preparing for the JFAA Annual Art Show. This exhibition, in its 53rd year, takes on special significance in 2017 as it coincides with the grand

17 01, 2017

Navigating The Weather – Rescheduled Exhibit Reception

By | January 17th, 2017|Categories: Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Exhibition, Giving, Heritage, Jamestown, Local News, News, North Dakota, Travel, Weather|Tags: |Comments Off on Navigating The Weather – Rescheduled Exhibit Reception

   I feel like a bit of a hypocrite, in last week’s blog I encouraged everyone to “get-over” winter, brave the elements and get to the reception last Thursday, only to panic and cancel/postpone the

8 12, 2016

Blizzards, Country Living And Strong Women

By | December 8th, 2016|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Exhibition, Germans from Russia, Heritage, History, Home & Garden, Jamestown, Local News, North Dakota|Tags: |Comments Off on Blizzards, Country Living And Strong Women

I know many of you are interested in local history, particularly stories about the Germans from Russia. While we were experiencing the blizzard this week I received an email that I’d like to share. The