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June 22, 2019
Keith Myrmel, of Arden Hills, admires his recent project, a hand-drawn map of the entire Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness on Tuesday, June 4, 2019. His maps are admired by hikers for their attention to detail and artistic touches. Deanna Weniger / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minnesota cartographer's detailed, handmade maps are works of art
June 22, 2019 - 3:52pm
June 21, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Isabel Gilberts, 12, left, and Liz Kurhajetz, 13, paint a large mask during a “Mask Magic” class Tuesday at the Willmar Public Library. Children had the opportunity to learn about masks from cultures around the world, participate in creative theater exercises and make their own masks of various styles during a three-day class held by Nikki Bettcher Erickson Monday through Wednesday at the library.
Mask Magic: Class teaches children about masks, world culture
June 21, 2019 - 12:30pm
June 20, 2019
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Teresa Peterson has authored a children's book "Grasshopper Girl." Peterson is a Dakota from the Upper Sioux Community and tells a story of the Unktomi, the Dakota trickster, as told to Peterson's mother, PsipsicadanWicinyanna, the Grasshopper Girl. The new book will be celebrated from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Granite Falls Public Library..
A Dakota story to inspire young readers
June 20, 2019 - 8:00am
June 15, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Artist Kerry Texley smiles while speaking about her photography displayed in her home Friday evening for the 15th annual Studio Hop in Willmar. This is Texley’s first time participating in Studio Hop.
Art for all: 15th annual Studio Hop runs to 5 p.m. Saturday
June 15, 2019 - 7:13am
June 13, 2019
Tribune file photo by Erica Dischino
Artist Mark Haen shows how a knife is used for creating oil paintings at his studio space in Atwater leading up to the 2018 Studio Hop. This year's event will be Friday and Saturday.
Studio Hop:15th annual artists showcase set for Friday-Saturday
June 13, 2019 - 3:58pm
May 30, 2019
Tom Cherveny Tribune file photo/ Ashley Hanson is working with the City of Granite Falls, and the Granite Falls Chamber of Commerce and Arts Council to launch an artist-in-residency program in the community.
National grant to support Granite Falls artist-in-residency project
May 30, 2019 - 3:29pm
May 24, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune

Senior Abby Holtkamp sits near her paintings while onlookers pass through Thursday evening during the Senior Art Social at New London-Spicer High School in New London.
If art could talk: New London-Spicer hosts Senior Art Social
May 24, 2019 - 7:13am
May 9, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune
A student looks at a painting titled “Terminus,” submitted in the painting category at the 2019 Minnesota State High School League Region 5A Visual Arts Competition at New London-Spicer High School in New London.
Art galore: Visual Arts Competition in New London
May 9, 2019 - 11:31am
April 20, 2019
Carolyn Lange / Tribune
Anna Deleeuw puts the finishing touches on her Easter bunny painting Tuesday at the Community Christian School in Willmar. The after-school class was the third, and final, holiday art project at the school conducted by Alli Freiborg of Gallery on the Go.
Happy Hoppy Art: Community Christian School hosts holiday canvas art project in Willmar
April 20, 2019 - 7:43am
March 21, 2019
A flask and serving glasses created by Richard Gruchalla and Carrin Rosetti for an exhibition at the Nordic Center in Duluth. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
When a flask is more than a flask: Minnesota artists consider the container — and its accessories
March 21, 2019 - 6:10am
March 9, 2019
Erica Dischino / Tribune
Former police officer Jared Wosmek poses for a portrait in front of his artwork on display Feb. 27 at the Goodness Coffee House in Willmar.
The weight of the badge: Former Willmar police officer finds new direction in creating art
March 9, 2019 - 12:04pm
March 5, 2019
School classroom with blackboard
High school bet its future on paintings worth $2.8 million - then learned their real value
March 5, 2019 - 5:54pm
February 15, 2019
Tom Cherveny Tribune / A native of Ukraine, Olga Krasovska was trained in realistic, academic art but now celebrates the freedom of expression she enjoys in Minnesota by creating abstract modern conceptual art.
UPDATED: Granite Falls artist makes up for a lost century; reception rescheduled
February 15, 2019 - 12:21pm
January 19, 2019
Mark Boyce uses a drawknife to remove bark from a black ash log. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Weaving hard work and history: Basket-makers rely on knowledge passed down over years
January 19, 2019 - 3:25pm
December 16, 2018
Surrounded by individual studies he painted to assist in the final painting, Jeff Larson concentrates on adding details to the Virgin Mary's veil. When completed, the painting will hang at Holy Rosary School. Bob King / Forum News Service
Ave Maria: Gift of art wows Duluth’s Holy Rosary students
December 16, 2018 - 2:44pm