Archive for June, 2011

June 17, 2011

2nd Annual Opener Art Festival

by Shannon

Check out our dedicated website for the Opener Art Festival here:

Artists already confirmed for this year include:

Margie Iraci, Cindy Burger (Cindy Burger Jewelry), Nate Nolting (With Remote), Sarah Lucas Pottery, Hat Hautees, Shannon Lucas Westrum (Wildflower Design Studios), Melissa Burness (Melbe Creations), Michelle Ruport (Black Lamb Jewelry), Mark & Jan Herbert (Naturally Unique), Kathy Towley & Cindy Habedank (David Towley Woodworking), Carol Hoyem (Pine Tree Photo Art) and Janet Holbrook (J Holbrook Designs). Pics and Bios will be posting in the coming weeks!




June 14, 2011

Feedback for your art

by Shannon

Create whatever feels right.  Perfect, but do not second guess.  Listen to the advice and suggestions of children.  Adults, take with a grain of salt. Don’t be afraid to experiment with the unknown. Try new things. Live.

June 10, 2011

Lot 6 Art Fair tomorrow!

by Shannon

For those of you within driving distance of Bemidji, MN… There is A LOT going on this weekend! Your’s truly has a booth at the Lot 6 Art Fair in the parking lot at the corner of Irvine Avenue and 4th Street. There will be all types of artists selling their wares.  Also, this weekend is Downtown Days at shops in downtown Bemidji, the Kraus-Anderson Walleye Classic, opening of the new Harmony Natural Foods grocery store and more!  I am so excited!!! We’ll see you there!


June 9, 2011

Recycle more in Bemidji

by Shannon
I have a number of projects that I am working on that I could use some help with. If you would like to donate to the cause, clean items would be much appreciated.
I am collecting the following items:
Scrap Fabric
Foreign Newspapers and Magazines
Scrap wire (over 6″ or so)
Vinyl Records (scratches OK, not broken please)
Partial cans of spray paint (in working condition)
Send me a note at
or drop them by Bemidji Building Center. Thank you!
June 9, 2011

Art Quote of the Day

by Shannon

A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.
Oscar Wilde

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