Tag Archives: Jamestown

Sharing the Joy

Last week we finished up Clay in May, an Art for Life activity, that took place at Jamestown’s Heritage Centre. During three sessions, local ceramic artist Bill Nybo worked with residents to create clay “flower pockets.” I dreamed up this … Continue reading

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Some Projects Just Shine

I shudder when confronted with projects that I know are going to test my patience. I don’t often get grouchy but when I was approached to hang 205 individual wood assemblages I was dreading it.  All the usual questions were … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss Out on Summer Arts for Kids

The Arts Center’s youth art classes don’t end with close of the school year, in fact, they increase. The summer 2014 offerings are many and available to a broader age group than arts after school. As I look at the … Continue reading

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Art For Life Update

Spring is a busy time for Art For Life activities at the Heritage Centre and Ave Maria Village. Funded by the North Dakota Council on the Arts, the Art for Life program brings artists and arts activities to senior living … Continue reading

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Spring Fever, Pen Pals & Art For Life

Hopefully this week we will finally be rid of winter. I think the fact that my first plant order arrived yesterday is a good sign. Of course, my much anticipated purchase of the Over-the-Top Dahlia Extravaganza Collection, was left on … Continue reading

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This & That @ The Arts Center

There is always something happening at The Arts Center. I touch on some of those activities in this blog and tell you about projects that are in-the-works. What you miss is the follow-up. The “what happened with this or that … Continue reading

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Get Your Beads Out for Thursday’s Opening

I love theme exhibits and I love searching to find some kind of exhibit themed garment to wear to the exhibit opening.  Thursday’s opening of Dancing Dazzling Beads will be a fun challenge. We invite you to the reception on March … Continue reading

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#EmbraceWinterMovement and Become Part of an Exhibit

Combine photography, fitness and become part of an exhibit at The Arts Center. I’m asking you to get involved and share in this challenge with me–there are prizes! These days we are all about capturing the moment with our phones, tablets … Continue reading

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Excuse the Mess & More

I just wanted to make you aware that if you come to The Arts Center between now and March 6 we are a bit messy…its just the nature of the job sometimes. The gallery walls are getting refurbished and repainted, … Continue reading

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Giving Hearts Day – Share the Love

GIVING HEARTS DAY 2014 – Thursday, FEBRUARY 13th  A 24-HOUR ONLINE GIVE-A-THON FOR LOCAL NON-PROFITS If you have always wished you could help The Arts Center with a cash donation, tomorrow would be the day to have your wish come … Continue reading

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