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October 6, 7, 8 – The Northwoods Art Tour – The north woods comes alive as art enthusiasts meander through the roads of northern Wisconsin seeking out art experiences and demos by local artists. Stop in to absorb the best of creative energy in artist studios! Visit my studio “Border Country Arts to see what I have been up to! Click here 2017ArtTour for a printable brochure!
September 9 – Fanatical Fish, Butternut, WI 9 am-noon – Free Form Peyote Bracelet . This fun and funky bracelet is goof proof and allows you to use any variety of beads, Class fee- $35– All Materials are Provided. Call 715-661-4814 to register!
August 29 – Minocqua Public Library Pine Needle Basketry – learn the ancient basketry technique of coiling using our area’s bountiful pine needle supply! Register now! Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
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August 26 – Fanatical Fish – Butternut, WI Porcupine Quill Embroidery – You never know when you will be presented with a deceased porcupine! Come to this class to learn the ins and outs of of gathering, storing and using porcupine quills. You will be amazed at the zen quality of quill embroidery!
January – April
January 6, 2017 – April 1, 2017 One of my paintings and one of Joshua Waszak’s drawings were juried in to this annual show! The opening and awards announcements will be open to the public on January 13 from 5 – 7 pm. Stop in to see the show!
ARTISTS and MORE in the BOGS
December 10th and 11th
10 am – 5 pm
Enjoy a magical trip that takes you down the southern most road in Manitowish Waters and continues in to the cranberry region that has put Manitowish Waters on the map. The trip will take you to 3 artists studios and a local store that features all things cranberry! Shop for everyone on your list! Enjoy Christmas goodies! Visit the artists!
Frances Whitfield – Border Country Studio – Paintings, Birch Bark and More
4656 Archery Road
John & Barb McFarland – Woodsholm Gallery – Original Paintings, prints, greeting cards
12753 Alder Lake Road
Den Hill Photography – Natural Nature Photographer of the North
12792 Alder Lake Road
Cranberry Square – Wine, Snacks, Home Décor and More
12825 Alder Lake Road
See our poster here: the-artist-in-the-bogs-are-celebrating-with-a-christmas-sale
October – Visit my studio during the Northwoods Art Tour! The Northwoods Art Tour offers a glimpse in to the minds and hands of artists. See the artists at work and ask questions about their processes. I will be demonstrating a process called wire drawing and porcupine quill embroidery on birch bark.
July – The Manito Art League will be celebrating its 51st birthday this year. Mark your calendars to enter the show and/or attend the show to see what is in store! Download an entry form here: manitoartleague.weebly.com or by clicking here: 2016 MAL Online Entry Form
June – I will be the featured artist at the Vilas County Business Incubator site on Highway 51 in Manitowish Waters. There will be an Artist Meet and Greet – 3:00pm – 5:00 pm. Stop in to say hi or meet me to ask questions about my art and about the Vilas County Business Incubator located at 399 Hwy 51 in Manitowish Waters. View and purchase my art and enjoy complementary beverages and snacks provided by Barry McLeane, Vilas County Economic Development Corporation, Project Manager.
How exciting to have such a great opportunity for the Northwoods. I was at my stitching group yesterday and one of the ladies shared that you would be offering some awesome classes in September, one of them being brich bark basketry. Do you have any informationon the cost and date of such a program?
Hi Cindy! It is nice to “meet” you! We are holding a birch bark box class on September 22 from 5:30 – 8:30. You will make a cylindrical birch ark box that has a lid. These boxes are great accent pieces and make wonerful treasure boxes! The cost of the class is $30 which includes all materials, tool usage and instruction. Watch for a new September posting soon for all of the offerings!
I was wondering if you have a email announcement list I could be added to?
I just learned of your place from the Vilas Co. facebook page. It sounds wonderful, I plan to stop in next time we are in the area.
Hi Lorrie! I will add you to our email list. Thank you for showing an interest in our program. I would be happy to send you more information. Call me at 715-367-6758 with your address or amil it to me at email@example.com. have a great day!