October 15 – 21 Area Arts

Brothers Burn Mountain - CenterStage MN at the Reif

 

All Month

Paintings by Douglas Ross, and a group show by David Luke, Nancy Stalnaker Bundy, and Linda Snouffer. MacRostie Art Center. 405 NW 1st Ave.

Artists in Residence: Mary Corwin, David Dobbs, and Leah Yellowbird. Butterfly mobiles by Dan Root. 3rd floor Historic Central School. 10 NW 5th St.

Photographer Jordan Weis. Brewed Awakenings Coffee House. 24 NE 4th St.

Cree First Nations Artist Chholing Taha’s paintings and shawls on display. Wednesdays -Fridays. 10 am – 1 pm. Edge Center for the Arts. 101 2nd Ave. Bigfork.

Tuesday, October 16

10 am – 4 pm

Mac Open Studio. Free to MAC members or $5/session for non-members, this informal group is open to artists of all skill levels working in any 2-dimensional medium. Bring your latest project and create your art in a supportive community! No instruction is provided, but plenty of advice, critique, and feedback is available from the group. MacRostie Art Center. 405 1st Ave NW.

6 – 8:30 pm

Open Pottery. Instructor: Bruce Bartos, $15 each/ $10 student. Join area potters and students of all skill levels in this informal, on-going weekly class. The instructor will be on hand to give one-on-one guidance and tips about techniques, glazes, and firings. Call by noon on Tuesday to register for that day’s session 218-326-2697. MacRostie Art Center. 405 NW 1st Ave.

6:30 pm

Wednesday, October 17

5 – 7 pm

Wednesday Writing Group. Bring your laptop or writing supplies. All genres and styles welcome. Ages 16 and older. Free. Grand Rapids Area Public Library.140 NE 2nd St.

6 – 7 pm

Artist Talk Series. Bruce Bartos. Pottery Demonstration. Light refreshments served. Free. MacRostie Art Center. 405 NW 1st Ave.

7 – 9 pm

Sam Miltich and Friends. VFW. 14 NW 3rd St.

Thursday, October 18

7 – 9 pm

Open mic night hosted by Mike Miller. VFW.14 NW 3rd St.

7:30 pm

CenterStageMN. Brothers Burn Mountain. They may be a blur of motion when they perform live, but on their new release, “When You Crave a Sweetness,” The Brothers Burn Mountain show that they’re also inventive songwriters whose musical panorama extends beyond simple, athletic energy. $15. Ives Studio Theater. Reif Center. 720 NW Conifer Dr.

Friday, October 19

9 am – 5 pm

Loon Country Quilters Quilt Show. St. Joseph’s Church, 315 SW 21st St,

7 pm

Anne Dunn and Annie Humphrey. Aadizookaan: The Sacred Essence of the Story. Anishanabeg-Ojibwe author, poet, storyteller and visual artist Anne Dunn inspired her daughter, Annie Humphrey, to write poetry that eventually turned into songwriting. Free will offering. Edge Center for the Arts. 101 2nd Ave. Bigfork.

7:30 pm

Takin’ It to the Limit: Eagles Tribute. The Fabulous Armadillos and Collective Unconscious have played dozens of theme concerts. Their brand of fun, entertaining, and musically spot on performances thrill stalwart fans and gain them new fans. They have brought hundreds of special guests in for their theme shows comprising of local and national talent. The core band features musicians with a deep history, playing with some great regional and national bands from their past. $44. Wilcox Theater. Reif Center. 720 NW Conifer Dr.

Saturday, October 20

9 am –3 pm

Loon Country Quilters Quilt Show. St. Joseph’s Church, 315 SW 21st St,

5:30– 6:30 pm

Caige Jamboree. Klockow Brewery. 36 SE 10th St.