Friday, February 19, 2021

LAST CALL FOR ARTISTS FOR THE 2021 ARTISANS ROAD TRIP!

LAST CALL FOR ARTIST APPLICATIONS - 2021 ARTISANS ROAD TRIP


The Artisans Road Trip is an open studio/gallery tour held every fall in October, free for visitors to travel to studios and galleries and meet local artists. Last year, like so many other events, the Artisans Road Trip (A.R.T.) was postponed to 2021 due to safety concerns. What this means is that all the artists who joined A.R.T. last year will still be a part of A.R.T. this year.

All artists in the region are encouraged to apply because we are accepting new artists to be added to this years Artisans Road Trip! The deadline for artists to apply to a part of the 17th annual Artisans Road Trip is Monday, March 1st, and it's coming up fast! Artists who work in all mediums and disciplines are invited to apply – painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed media, jewelry, fabric, wood, photography, pottery, and more!

For the artisans involved, the Road Trip is a powerful networking and marketing opportunity. A.R.T. is organized and run by artists for artists. Together we work to increase art exposure, introducing new art styles to the community and new customers to local artists. And we want YOU to join us!

For more information, links to the official A.R.T. blog and current artist biographies, as well as a downloadable and printable .PDF of the 2021 Artist Application & Prospectus, go to www.artisansroadtrip.com. If you have any questions, please email ArtisansRoadTrip@gmail.com or call Haley McAndrews at (320) 237-7351.

Friday, February 12, 2021

Now Accepting Applications for ART 2021!

 CALL TO ARTISTS!

The 17th annual Artisans Road Trip (A.R.T.) is looking for artists! The deadline for applications is Monday, March 1st. All disciplines and mediums are accepted – painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed media, jewelry, fabric, wood, photography, pottery, and more!

A.R.T. is an open studio tour held every fall in October. As you all know, 2020 was an unprecedented year. The 2020 Artisans Road Trip was postponed to 2021 due to safety concerns. What this means is that all the artists who joined ART last year will still be a part of ART this year.

That said, we are also accepting new artists to add to the 2021 Artisans Road Trip! All artists in the region are encouraged to apply! For the artisans involved, the Road Trip is a powerful networking and marketing opportunity. A.R.T. is organized and run by artists for artists. Together we work to increase art exposure, introducing new art styles to the community and new customers to local artists. And we want YOU to join us!

For more information, links to the official A.R.T. blog and current artist biographies, as well as a downloadable and printable .PDF of the 2021 Artist Application & Prospectus, go to www.artisansroadtrip.com. If you have any questions, please email ArtisansRoadTrip@gmail.com or call Haley McAndrews at (320) 237-7351.



Friday, February 5, 2021

Featured Artist: Nancy Parliman Schoenewe

 

This Week's Featured Artist: Nancy Parliman Schoenewe


Nancy Parliman Schoenewe works in a variety of mediums including pastels, acrylics, alcohol inks, and also creates jewelry. She will be showing at Arts on Grand in Spencer, IA, for the 2021 Artisans Road Trip!





Saturday, January 30, 2021

New Artwork by Mary Ortner

 New Artwork by Mary Ortner


Mary Ortner grew up in Iowa on a small farm, but it is the city where her painting began.  Mary was part of the Washington Color School during their zenith.  Mary has now returned back to Iowa, coming full circle.


Her new work is called Serendipity...the occurrence and development of events by chance in a happy or beneficial way.  This is the first piece of the series, and we look forward to seeing more!

Saturday, January 16, 2021

Featured Artist: Lee A. Schoenewe

This Week's Featured Artist: Lee A. Schoenewe


Lee A. Schoenewe makes walking sticks, canes, and sculptures out of wood and metal. He will be located at Arts on Grand in Spencer, IA, for the 2021 Artisans Road Trip!





Saturday, January 9, 2021

Featured Artist: Torrey Proctor

This Week's Featured Artist: Torrey Proctor


Torrey Proctor creates in the medium of ventrous digital fabrication (3D printing). His studio name is Techknow in Spencer, IA, and he will be there for the 2021 Artisans Road Trip!





Friday, January 1, 2021

Featured Artist: Anita K. Plucker

This Week's Featured Artist: Anita K. Plucker


Anita K. Plucker is a watercolor painter, and she also creates realistic colored pencil drawings. Her studio/gallery is Artworks by Anita in Terrill, IA, and she will be there for the 2021 Artisans Road Trip!





LAST CALL FOR ARTISTS FOR THE 2021 ARTISANS ROAD TRIP!

LAST CALL FOR ARTIST APPLICATIONS - 2021 ARTISANS ROAD TRIP The Artisans Road Trip is an open studio/gallery tour held every fall in Oct...