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Woven Easter Basket Class in Cook, MN

Woven Easter Basket Class in Cook, MN

  I just realized that I forgot to advertise in the newspapers about the Woven Easter Basket Class I’m teaching in Cook, MN on Saturday, March 23, 2013! It will again be held at the Northwoods Friends of the Arts Gallery (NWFA) at 210 River Street, next to Dreamweaver Hair Salon, Cook, MN from 10am-4pm. I will bring all the weaving materials (natural and dyed […]

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Kickstarter–Save the Comet Theater, Cook, MN

Kickstarter–Save the Comet Theater, Cook, MN

Help Save the Comet Theater, Cook, MN- The movie industry has gone digital, but the Comet Theater doesn’t have updated equipment, they still have “reel” films. So the owners of the Comet, Carol Carlson and John Metsa began a campaign to raise the necessary funds to purchase the digital equipment. Their funding plans began with a  launch on March 15, 2013 through www.kickstarter.com Now they have just 60 […]

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Unusual Cloud Formation Up North

Unusual Cloud Formation Up North

  Now I deliberately waited a week to make this post, because I didn’t want anyone to think it was an April Fool’s Joke, since what happened occurred on Sunday, April 1, 2012. Around 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 1st Mr. WickerWoman came home from running errands in Cook and said for me to come outside immediately and take a look at the clouds. I […]

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April Basket Classes with Cathryn Peters

April Basket Classes with Cathryn Peters

April Basket Weaving Classes at NWFA GalleryTwo basket classes with instructor Cathryn Peters will be held in April at the Northwoods Friends of the Arts Gallery in Cook, Minnesota ~~Friday, April 13, 2012~~ 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m LACY BUSINESS CARD BASKET Weaving Level: Basic Beginner, no weaving experience necessary Class Fee: $30 kit and instruction, payable in advance Bring a dish to pass for […]

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Basic Beginner Utensil Basket Class

Basic Beginner Utensil Basket Class

  WEDNESDAY WICKER WISDOM–Join in on the fun and learn basic basket weaving techniques in class on Friday, March 16th! I’ll be teaching a Kitchen Utensil Basket at the Northwoods Friends of the Arts Gallery, 210 River Street in Cook, Minnesota Friday, March 16th from 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.  and the $30 fee includes the basket kit and instruction. We’ll be doing a pot-luck […]

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Monday Mention–NWFA October Members Art Festival

Monday Mention–NWFA October Members Art Festival

MONDAY MENTION — The Northwoods Friends of the Arts (NWFA) in Cook, Minnesota will hold their first annual October Art Festival Members Show & Sale through the month of October at the gallery behind Dreamweaver Hair Salon and Day Spa at 210 River Street. Opening night reception to “meet and greet” the artists will be Tuesday, October 4th at 6 p.m. Member artists will be […]

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Spring Art Expo–Closing Ceremony Cook, MN

Spring Art Expo–Closing Ceremony Cook, MN

The Spring Art Expo presented by the Northwoods Friends of the Arts in Cook, Minnesota will hold the closing ceremony for the Expo on Sunday, May 29th at the gallery beginning at 1:00 p.m. Bids for the Silent Art Auction, featuring works from several area artists, will be taken in the gallery until shortly after the ceremony begins. And raffle tickets can also be purchased […]

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Spring Art Expo Artist Demonstrations Cook, MN

Spring Art Expo Artist Demonstrations Cook, MN

Several of the members of the Northwoods Friends of the Arts group in Cook, Minnesota gathered at the gallery yesterday on a rainy Saturday afternoon to demonstrate our various art mediums from 1-4p.m. The demonstrations were done in conjunction with the Spring Art Expo that the art group is presenting May 13-29, 2011. But the kicker was that very few pictures were taken! Tom Chapman […]

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First Event for Northwoods Friends of the Arts

First Event for Northwoods Friends of the Arts

Northwoods Friends of the Arts, (NWFA), the new Iron Range area arts group in Cook, will present their Spring Art Expo on May 13-29th, featuring 41 artists through a variety of art disciplines displayed in participating Cook, Orr and Crane Lake businesses. Brochure guide maps listing all the artists, events and locations will be available at the NWFA gallery at 210 River Street (behind Dreamweaver […]

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