David Hahn Art Days

Studio 21 21 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN, United States
Meets 1 times, starting: Recurring

David Hahn was a beloved community-member, artist who passed away in 2022. He attended Washington University School of Fine Arts and the University of Minnesota. David was Art Director for Miller Publishing. After retiring to Hovland, David focused on watercolor and enjoyed teaching youth classes at the Art Colony as well as working within the […]

Author Reading | David Mura

Studio 21 21 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN, United States

Join North Shore Readers and Writers Festival Author David Mura as he reads from his novel, The Stories Whiteness Tells Itself. David is a memoirist, essayist, novelist, poet, critic, playwright and performance artist. In his newest book, David intertwines history, literature, ethics, and the deeply personal, to look back on the foundational narratives of white […]

Author Panel | Agency and Authenticity in Works of Fiction: Who Tells the Story?

Studio 21 21 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN, United States

Library Friends of Cook County and the Grand Marais Art Colony invite the community to a panel discussion featuring five esteemed Minnesota authors and educators. The discussion will center around the primary questions: 1) Who can best tell the story of people of color in literature? 2) Why is agency and authenticity important in the […]

Grand Marais Writers Salon

Studio 21 21 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN, United States

Join Lin Salisbury and friends for a Writers Salon where local writers will share their current work followed by an open mic open to any participant. Join us for wine, cheese, and a robust reading from a variety of genres. Local writers joining Lin to read include Rose Arrowsmith, Jim Boyd, and Nina Simonowicz. Lin […]

Film: Jingle Dress Dancers in the Modern World: Ojibwe People and Pandemics

Studio 21 21 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN, United States

Join University of Minnesota Northrop Professor of American Studies and 2022 Guggenheim Fellowship recipient, Brenda Child, as she shares her film which considers the history of the Ojibwe Jingle Dress Dance tradition and its origin in the global pandemic of influenza in 1918 - 1920. Brenda is a member of the Red Lake Band of […]

Author Readings | Featured Authors

Studio 21 21 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN, United States

Join our North Shore Readers and Writers Festival Authors as they read their most recent works. This is an all-day event taking place at Studio 21. You have the option to purchase individual tickets for each event, or purchase a day-pass that will give you entry to all the readings. The lunch reading is NOT […]

Special Event: Dinner Discussions

Studio 21 21 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN, United States

Celebrate the culmination of the North Shore Readers & Writers Festival by joining in on our table discussions hosted by festival authors. Tables will seat 6 - 8 participants. Please see ticket descriptions to select the discussion you would like to attend. Dinner is included in the ticket fee, with vegetarian and gluten free options […]

After School Art Camp Ages 6 – 8

Studio 21 21 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN, United States
Meets 1 times, starting: Recurring

Explore the possibilities with friends at the Art Colony after school art camp! Allison will teach a variety of art techniques and students will learn about the elements of design and composition through a ton of fun activities, including paper pulp painting, handmade sketchbooks, air dry clay mosaics, foil embossing, and pastel glow effects, among […]

After School Art Camp Ages 9-12

Studio 21 21 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN, United States
Meets 1 times, starting: Recurring

Explore the possibilities with friends at the Art Colony after school art camp! Allison will teach a variety of art techniques and students will learn about the elements of design and composition through a ton of fun activities, including paper pulp painting, handmade sketchbooks, air dry clay mosaics, foil embossing, and pastel glow effects, among […]

After School Art Camp Pop-up Exhibition

Studio 21 21 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN, United States
Meets 1 times, starting: Recurring

Join us to celebrate the work of our youth artists that participated in After School Art Camp. Friends and family welcome! The exhibition will take place on the last day of camp for each age group, November 13th &14th.

Artist Photo Shoots

Studio 21 21 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN, United States

Have professional photos taken of your artwork for your portfolio, gallery submissions, or grant or festival applications. Forty-five minute slots are available on a consecutively-scheduled basis. Artists will receive a digital compilation of their images. Open to all artists; scholarships available as needed. Note that images taken are not intended for reproduction and sale but […]

After-School Art Club (Ages 10 – 13)

Studio 21 21 W Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN, United States
Meets 6 times, starting: Recurring

Are you someone who enjoys being playful with art materials and experimenting with different techniques? If that sounds like you, then the Art Colony after-school art club is the perfect fit! We will dive into a variety of drawing, painting, and printmaking techniques, allowing you to discover and develop your artistic style. Nan will focus […]

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