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Grand Marais Arts Festival

Saturday, July 12, 2014 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Downtown Grand Marais

Harbor Park-Wisconsin St.
Grand Marais, MN 55604

Once again the quaint streets of Grand Marais came alive during the 24th annual Grand Marais Arts Festival organized by the Grand Marais Art Colony.

Over 70 local and regional artists set up by the glistening shores of Lake Superior for two days during the peak of summer to showcase their unique handcrafted work and provide insight into their artistic process through demonstration and dialogue.

The festival is
Saturday, July 12
9 a.m-5 p.m.
and
Sunday, July 13
10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Direct access to the artists during this fine arts festival provides visitors and art lovers an excellent opportunity to meet exhibiting artists while celebrating the long tradition of fine arts on the shore of Lake Superior.

Full Festival Schedule:
Saturday, July 12
9am-10:30 – Music | Bump Blomberg & Adam Moe | Harbor Park
9am-12pm – Portraits | David Hahn | Art Colony Booth | $15
9am-4pm – Art Activity | Minnesota Center for Book Arts
Art Colony Booth | Free
Learn how to Make a Simple Accordion book to fill with characters & scenes that inspire you. Teaching artists from MCBA will guide you through making the book structure, then you are invited to stay & use art materials to bring your book to life! Design the cover, add illustrations, & write your very own story!
10:30am-11:30am – Storytelling | Rose Arrowsmith DeCoux | Harbor Park
10am-4pm – Screenprint A T-shirt or Tote | Mike Swindlehurst
Art Colony Booth | $20
10:30-12pm – Art Activity | Gyotaku Fish Printing w/ Cameron Norman
Art Colony Booth | $5
11am-1pm – Live Radio Broadcast | 90.7 WTIP
11:45am-1:45am – Music | Michael Monroe | Harbor Park
12pm-5pm – Art Activity | Create Clay Characters w/ Denise Tennen | Art Colony Booth | Free
2pm-4pm – Music | Eric Frost | Harbor Park

Sunday, July 13
10am-4pm – Clothesline Art Sale | Art Colony Booth
10am-4pm – Portraits | David Hahn | Art Colony Booth | $15
10am-4pm – Art Activity | Create Clay Characters w/ Denise Tennen
Art Colony Booth | Free
10am-3pm – Screenprint A T-shirt or tote | Mike Swindlehurst
Art Colony Booth | $20
12:15pm-2:15pm – Music | Briand Morrison | Harbor Park

Admission: Free
Age Restriction: None
Categories: Festivals

For more information
Visit: http://www.grandmaraisartcolony.org
Call: 218-387-2737
Email: events@grandmaraisartcolony.org