Author Archives: The Arts Center

Hello July, Hello “Artsy” Summer Fun

I can’t believe I’m looking at the calendar and seeing the words July. The Arts Center’s children’s summer arts program is moving along with Week 5 starting on Monday. There are still openings available and selections are varied from Mixed … Continue reading

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Meet Our Intern – Cassy Gilbertson

Hello Everyone! I would like to introduce myself and provide some brief background information. My name is Cassy Gilbertson. I have been a resident of Jamestown North Dakota for several years and I am currently a junior in the Art … Continue reading

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The Story of A Painting

I want to tell you a story…It all began with the concern, compassion and ingenuity of an artist.   Jeff Nachtigall is a multidisciplinary artist, curator, speaker, and social entrepreneur. His work has been exhibited throughout North America, Europe and China, … Continue reading

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Call for Entry – 2015 JFAA Annual Art Show

Calling All Artists to enter the 51st ANNUAL JFAA ART SHOW 51st Annual JFAA Art Show is coming… August 29 – October 3, 2015. This exhibition is open to all artists, young and mature, professional and hobbyist. Artists may submit up … Continue reading

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More Proof that Art Can Make a Difference

“Where words fail, music speaks.” ― Hans Christian Andersen Once again I am reminded that the arts can improve, enhance and sustain life no matter what age or state of mind we find ourselves. Customized playlists and iPods are finding themselves useful … Continue reading

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Be Arts Center Ambassadors – Tell Your Friends

Before I sat down to write this blog I was browsing through the latest issue of North Dakota Living (a publication sent to households serviced by regional electric cooperatives). In the calendar of events section, I was delighted to see … Continue reading

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Busy at Work, Busy at Play

I think its the time of year, spring is here, we are anxious to get outside, to feel the sun, see what nature has to offer. School days are soon coming to a close giving way to summer fun. At … Continue reading

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Earth Day Angel and More

Last week I posted about our need for help with Arts Park clean up. Even though it was a small gathering, surprisingly, the clean up went quickly and we are thankful for the volunteers that came to help. We ended up with over … Continue reading

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Arts Park Spring Cleaning – Help Needed

Mother Nature seems to be on our side as we anticipate work to begin on the Arts Park. Knowing that earth moving and landscaping will eventually begin, but not before the plants, grass and yes, weeds start to emerge, we are getting … Continue reading

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The Teacher from the Black Lagoon…Arts in Education

On Monday, April 13th The Arts Center will once again host the nationally recognized children’s theater troupe–Theatreworks USA. This year they will present a musical revue based on favorite contemporary children’s literature:  The Teacher From the Black Lagoon & Other Story Books. Three performances will … Continue reading

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