23 09, 2018

And The Winners Are…

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The 54th Annual Jamestown Fine Arts Association Art Show broke all recent records this year.  Sixty-seven artists participated with 141 pieces on display. The largest category was painting followed closely by photography. This year also

14 08, 2018

Creating Together at The Downtown Arts Market

By | August 14th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Children, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Events, Family, Local News, News, Parks, Recycling, Repurposing, Textiles|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Creating Together at The Downtown Arts Market

We've had a lot of fun this summer creating and enjoying art together at the Downtown Arts Market. It’s hard to believe there are only two more Thursdays and then we transition into children going

31 07, 2018

Calling All Artists

By | July 31st, 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

28 06, 2018

People Loving Downtown Arts Market

By | June 28th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Celebration, Children, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Events, Family, Heritage, Jamestown, Local News, Native Americans, News, North Dakota, Uncategorized|Comments Off on People Loving Downtown Arts Market

Downtown Arts Market Thursdays are getting rave reviews. People are enjoying the entertainment, supporting the vendors and participating in the activities. Its great to see all ages coming out, interacting socially and having a good

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

13 03, 2017

Take An Art Break – Good Medicine

By | March 13th, 2017|Categories: Community, Education, Entertainment, Events, Hobbies & Interests, Jamestown, News, Painting, Projects|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Take An Art Break – Good Medicine

Do you have spring fever? Are you confounded by politics? Do you like trying new things? Do you enjoy the company of others? The Arts Center's newest newsletter arrived on my desk today and its

28 02, 2017

Learn How Arts Can Transform Community

By | February 28th, 2017|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Celebration, Celebrations, Community, Education, Entertainment, Events, News, North Dakota|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Learn How Arts Can Transform Community

Attend the 2017 Statewide Arts Conference and Governor's Awards for the Arts Ceremony-Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at the North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum in Bismarck, ND This year the Statewide Arts Conference welcomes

21 02, 2017

We Couldn’t Do It Without You

By | February 21st, 2017|Categories: Arts, Celebrations, Entertainment, Events, News, Volunteers|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on We Couldn’t Do It Without You

Our Volunteers are amazing! Last week now seems a blur, it was "crazy busy" to borrow a commonly used phrase of my co-worker Angela. We not only just completed Giving Hears Day but there were two exhibits

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