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Grand Marais Art Colony

218-387-2737||www.grandmaraisartcolony.org
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April 2019

Free
Friday April 26
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Grand Marais Art Colony
120 W. 3rd Ave.
Grand Marais, MN 55604 United States
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Members, you make the Art Colony go and it is always a pleasure to view your dynamic new work! If you are considering becoming a member, this is a great time to take the leap and share your art with our creative community. Even if you are not a member, and just an art-appreciator, the Grand Marais Art Colony Annual Member Show and Sale is a great opportunity to see work made by your neighbors and take some home with…

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May 2019

$20
Saturday May 4
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Grand Marais Art Colony
120 W. 3rd Ave.
Grand Marais, MN 55604 United States
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Suminagashi, or “floating ink,” is the process of marbling plain paper with water and ink to transform it into a vibrant and colorful design. It originated in Japan as early as the 12th century. Create your own unique print and learn more about this art form with instructors Penny Ortmann and Nancy Haarmeyer. Registration for this class will remain open until May 1, 2019. Please register before this date.

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Free
Friday May 17
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cook County Higher Education
300 W 3rd St.
Grand Marais, MN 55604 United States
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Ellen Shankin has been a studio potter since 1977 and is a past recipient of the National Endowment of the Arts Visual Arts Fellowship Grant. Her pottery explores line, balance, and tension. Join us for a delightful evening as Ellen shares her creative influences and inspirations. This event is free and open to all. Goodwill donations are accepted.

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$25
Friday May 24
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Grand Marais Art Colony
120 W. 3rd Ave.
Grand Marais, MN 55604 United States
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Explore the colorful world of majolica glazes by painting your own tile. Joan will give an overview of these ancient glazes, including their origin and properties, and demonstrate majolica painting techniques. Each student will be able to pick out and paint two tiles with their own unique design. Tiles will be glaze-fired and available for pickup the following Sunday. Registration for this class remains open until May 21, 2019. Please register before this date.

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$5
Saturday May 25
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Grand Marais Art Colony
120 W. 3rd Ave.
Grand Marais, MN 55604 United States
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Participants will make one hand-built and one wheel-thrown bowl to be donated to the Empty Bowls Fundraiser, which works to alleviate hunger issues in Cook County. Learn foundational pottery techniques while also serving the local community.

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$5
Saturday May 25
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Grand Marais Art Colony
120 W. 3rd Ave.
Grand Marais, MN 55604 United States
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Participants will make one hand-built and one wheel-thrown bowl to be donated to the Empty Bowls Fundraiser, which works to alleviate hunger issues in Cook County. Learn foundational pottery techniques while also serving the local community.

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$10 – $20
Sunday May 26
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Grand Marais Art Colony
120 W. 3rd Ave.
Grand Marais, MN 55604 United States
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Screenprint your own t-shirt, tote, or apron using your choice of ink color and one of several Art Colony designs. Drop in fee: $20 (adult t-shirt) or $10 (youth t-shirt or to print on your own clothing item).

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