Grand Marais Art Colony, Grand Marais, Minnesota Special Events
120 WEST 3RD AVENUE   PO BOX 626    GRAND MARAIS, MINNESOTA 55604    218-387-2737   arts@boreal.org

The Vocabulary of Art: Artist Talks & Demonstrations

May - September

Join us for our series of Artist Talks and Demonstrations highlighting artist's influences, the techniques and processes they use, and the work they make.

Also, don't miss:
Saturdays in the Studio
Weekly demonstrations Memorial Day through Labor Day weekends 
Saturdays at 1pm


See the full schedule of Artist Talks, Demonstrations and Saturdays in the Studio by clicking:

Free unless otherwise note, goodwill donations are welcome. Click on individual event titles for full descriptions.

NOTE: Locations vary; see below for details.
 
Saturday Demo: Intaglio Printing 
Jerry Riach
May 27 | 1 pm | Art Colony

ActivityCommunity Ink Day: Screenprinting
Mike Swindlehurst
May 27 | 2-4pm | Art Colony

Saturday Demo: Clay 
Natalie Sobanja
June 3 | 1pm | Art Colony

---JEWELRY SYMPOSIUM TALKS & DEMONSTRATIONS---

Artist Talk: Case of the Nomads 
Casey Sheppard
June 8 | 5:30 pm | Tuition: $10 | Art Colony 
 
Keynote Artist Talk: Influences, Evolutions, and the Work 
Michael Boyd
June 9 | 5:30 pm | Tuition: $10 | Art Colony 
 
Artist Talk: Your Unique Voice 
Jennifer Merchant
June 10 | 9 am | Tuition: $10 | Art Colony 

Artist Talk: Analogous 
Vincent Pontillo-Verrastro
June 10 | 10 am | Tuition: $10 | Art Colony 
 
Panel Discussion: Technological Advancements in Design: Friend, Foe, or Both? 
Michael Boyd, Jennifer Merchant & Vincent Pontillo-Verrastro
June 10 | 11 am – 1 pm | Tuition: $20 (includes catered lunch)
Cook County Community Center
 
Demonstration: Cold Connections Demonstration
Becky McDonah
June 10 | 1:15 pm | Tuition: $10 | Art Colony 

Artist Talk: The Brooch: Ideation, Design, and Execution 
Tedd McDonah
June 10 | 2:30 pm | Tuition: $10 | Art Colony 
 
Artist Talk: Responsible Supply Chain Sourcing and Sustainable Metalsmithing
Susan Crow
June 10 | 3:45 pm | Tuition: $10 | Art Colony 

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Saturday Demo: Kiln-formed Glass
Mary Bebie
June 17 | 1pm | Art Colony

Artist Talk: Before and After: A Landscape
Regan Golden and Jeremy Lundquist
June 20 | 4:30 pm | Johnson Heritage Post 

Saturday Demo: Clay 
Bob Tamanaha
June 24 | 1pm | Art Colony

Saturday Demo: Intaglio Printmaking
Jerry Riach
July 1 | 1pm | Art Colony

Activities & Demos: Grand Marais Arts Festival
July 8-9 | throughout the day | downtown Grand Marais

Saturday Demo: Clay 
Bob Tamanaha
July 15 | 1pm | Art Colony

Artist Talk: Artistic Collaborations
Dan Clark and Martha McQuade
July 19 | 4:30 pm | Art Colony 

Saturday Demo: Watercolor Wax Resist
Cilla Walford
July 22 | 1pm | Art Colony

Artist Talk: Investigating the Ceramic Form
Ernest Miller
July 26 | 4:30 pm | Johnson Heritage Post 
 
Saturday Demo: Watercolor Pencils
Cilla Walford
July 29 | 1pm | Art Colony

Artist Talk: Integrative Medical Practices and Community Engagement
Donna Bruni
July 29 | 12 pm | Art Colony 
 
Artist Talk: Elements and Properties of Design
Karina Cutler-Lake
August 5 | 12 pm | Art Colony 

Saturday Demo: Glass Painting
Anna Hess
August 5 | 1pm | Art Colony

Artist Talk: Public and Collaborative Sculpture Projects
Greg Mueller
August 9 | 4:30 pm | Johnson Heritage Post 
 
Saturday Demo: Clay
Maggie Anderson
August 12 | 1pm | Art Colony

Saturday Demo: Watercolor Wax Resist
Cilla Walford
August 19 | 1pm | Art Colony

Saturday Demo: Clay
Bob Tamanaha
August 26 | 1pm | Art Colony

Saturday Demo: Outdoor Painting
Neil Sherman
September 2 | 1pm | Art Colony

Artist Talk and Exhibit Walk-through: The Art of Seeing: Developing a Visual Literacy 
Hazel Belvo
September 16 | 11:30 am | Tuition: $5
Johnson Heritage Post Art 


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