Upcoming classes and events at the Grand Marais Art Colony

Grand Marais Art Colony
Sat, 07/26/2014 (All day) - Sun, 08/31/2014 (All day)

The Grand Marais Art Colony offers exhibits, events, activities and classes in a variety of media and for adults and kids. Classes are held from 9 am to 4 pm unless otherwise noted.

July 5-31: Tim Pearson, local painter, is the July feature artist in the Spotlight Gallery. Tim's website is http://riverblendstudio.com/.
Adult classes

"Block Printing: Start to Finish," with instructor Kelly Dupre, July 26-28.

"Fused Glass Jewelry," with instructor Peachie Schmid, July 26-27.

"The Beauty of Flowers," with instructor Richard Kochenash,  July 26-27.

"Mentored II," with instructor Hazel Belvo, July 28-August 1.

"FUN-damentals of Clay: Wheel Throwing & Hand-Building," with instructor Tonya Borgeson, July 28-August 1.

"Cupcakes, Prints & Garbage," Tuesday, August 5, 1-4pm.

"Figure Drawing & Artistic Anatomy," with instructor Ken Wenzel, August 9-10.

"Photograph the Northern Landscape," with instructor Linda Gammell, August 9-10.

"Encaustic Painting and Collage," with instructor Jeff Hirst, August 9-11.

"Encaustic Collagraph," August 11-13, with instructor Jeff Hirst.

"Dye Paper, Bind Books," with instructor Amanda Degener, August 12-15.

"Fused Glass Landscapes," with instructor Sharon Frykman, August 15, 7-9 pm; August 16-17, 9am-4pm.

"The Art of Personal Writing," with instructor Peter Blau, August 16-17.

"Driftwood Garden Art," with instructor Tom Christiansen, August 16-17.

"Sumi-e: Painting From the Heart," with instructor Susan Frame, August 18-22.

"Rules of Perspective," with instructor Tom Westbrook, August 23-24.

"Wildlife in the Landscape: Moose Study," with instructor Stephen Krasemann, August 23-24.

"Gyotaku: The Dao of Fishy-ness," with instructor Cameron Norman, August 25-26.

"Mentored III," August 25.

"Aged to Perfection: Elders & Art-Making," with instructor Peggy Thompson, August 28-29.

"Capture the Light in Watercolor," with instructor Jeanne Larson, August 30-31.

"Transfers & Transform: Fiber Arts Collage with Disperse Dyes," with instructor Kimber Olson, August 30-31.
 The Grand Marais Art Colony is located at 1st Street and 3rd Avenue. The Art Colony and gift shop are open from 9 am to 4 pm daily. More information about courses and events and registration are available at 387-2737 or arts@boreal.org, and on the website, www.grandmaraisartcolony.org.