Art Along Lake Map 2016
Photo Gallery
  • Art Along Lake Map 2016
Interactive Map

Memorial Weekend Art Along the Lake

Occurs every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 11:00 am - 5:00 pm from Friday, May 26, 2017 - Sunday, May 28, 2017

Schroeder, Tofte, Lutsen, Grand Portage and
Cook County, MN

May 26-28, 2017

Start your long weekend summer travels with the visual art delights along Lake Superior in Cook County.

♦ ♦ ♦

Our colors are bright and our roots run deep—and we’re not talking about trees.

Savor the vibrant art scene nestled by the blue waters of Lake Superior.

Click here to see the full schedule of events in a PDF format.

FRIDAY 5/26

  • 10 am – 2 pm | Joy & Co. – Children’s Art Activities
  • 10 am – 12 pm | Cross River Heritage Center – Demonstrations: Mary Jane Huggins, basketry; Kathy West, knitting; Orlene Fisher, hand quilting
  • 11 am – 5 pm | Betsy Bowen Gallery & Studios – Wickwire Clay Works Tile Making Demonstrations
  • 1 – 3 pm | Ron’s World Rocks, Silver, and Gems – Studio Demonstration
  • 1 – 3 pm | Cross River Heritage Center – Demonstrations: Al Sunde, wood carving; Lavona Czaplicki, Ukraine egg carving; Orlene Fisher, crazy quilting
  • 4 – 6 pm | Ron’s World Rocks, Silver, and Gems – Open House
  • 5 – 7 pm | Betsy Bowen Gallery & Studios – Spring Art Underground Show Sneak Peek

SATURDAY 5/27

  • 9 am – 11 am | Grand Marais Art Colony – Glass Coasters Class
  • 10 am – 2 pm | Joy & Co. – Children’s Art Activities
  • 10 am – 12 pm | Cross River Heritage Center – Demonstrations: Marland Hansen, hand tool making; Nancy Hansen, Bunad; Rodaland Jaelsa, Norwegian Sewing; Al Sunde, wood carving, May Jane Huggins, basketry; Orlene Fisher, hand quilting
  • 11 am – 4 pm | Grand Marais Art Colony – Pop-up Exhibit: Made at the Art Colony
  • 11 am – 5 pm | Betsy Bowen Gallery & Studios – Spring Art Underground
  • 11 am – 5 pm | Betsy Bowen Gallery & Studios – Stephan Hoglund Jewelry Trunk Show
  • 11 am – 5 pm | Betsy Bowen Gallery & Studios – Wickwire Clay Works Tile Making Demonstrations
  • 11 am – 4 pm | Kah-Nee-Tah Gallery – Precious Metal Clay & Silver Demonstrations with Judy Christensen
  • 11 am – 4 pm | Kah-Nee-Tah Gallery – Raku Demonstration with Maggie Anderson
  • 1 pm | Grand Marais Art Colony – Printmaking Demonstration with Jerry Riach
  • 1 – 3 pm | Demonstrations: Jean Bushman, hardanger embroidery; Lavona Czaplicki, Ukraine egg carving
  • 1 – 3 pm | Grand Marais Art Colony – Glass Coasters Class
  • 1 – 3 pm | Ron’s World Rocks, Silver and Gems – Studio Demonstration
  • 1 – 4 pm | Sivertson Gallery – Dave Gilsvik Painting Demonstration “Always Looking for Color”
  • 2 – 4 pm | Grand Marais Art Colony – Community Ink Day: Screenprinting
  • 3 – 5 pm | Ron’s World Rocks, Silver and Gems – Visit with the Artist
  • 4 pm | Last Chance Studio & Gallery – Bronze Pour at Four, and reception to welcome Greg Mueller, sculptor

SUNDAY 5/28

  • 9 am – 4 pm | Grand Marais Art Colony – Pop-up Exhibit: Made at the Art Colony
  • 11 am – 3 pm | Kah-Nee-Tah Gallery – Precious Metal Clay/Silver Demonstrations with Judy Christensen
  • 11 am – 5 pm | Betsy Bowen Gallery & Studios – Spring Art Underground
  • 1 pm – 3 pm | Betsy Bowen Gallery & Studios – Betsy Bowen Woodblock Printmaking Demonstration
  • 1 – 3 pm | Ron’s World Rocks, Silver and Gems – Studio Demonstration
  • 1 – 4 pm | Sivertson Gallery – Dave Gilsvik Painting Demonstration “Always Looking for Color”

Weekend Long Events

  • Johnson Heritage Post will be featuring a “Frozen Photographers” exhibit
  • Galleries will be open 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday to visit, meet artists, engage your creative spirit
  • Grand Opening celebration will be ongoing throughout the weekend at Ron’s World Rocks, Silver and Gems

 

For more information
Call: 888-922-5000
Email: info@visitcookcounty.com