Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops, Grand Marais, Minnesota
120 WEST 3RD AVENUE   PO BOX 626    GRAND MARAIS, MINNESOTA 55604    218-387-2737   arts@boreal.org

2015-2016 Workshops


August 2015

Creative Genius: Mixed Watermedia & Collage

Creative Genius: Mixed Watermedia & Collage

August 29 - 30, 2015; 2 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Jeanne Larson
Tuition:
$190.00
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Prints from Drawings

Prints from Drawings

August 29 - 30, 2015; 2 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Matt Kania
Tuition:
$150.00
Supply Fee:
$33.00
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Kiln Cast Sculpture and Pate de Verre

Kiln Cast Sculpture and Pate de Verre

August 31 - September 4, 2015; 5 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Donna Rice
Tuition:
$425.00
Supply Fee:
$96.00
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Botanical Watercolor

Botanical Watercolor

August 31 - September 4, 2015; 5 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Denise Walser-Kolar
Tuition:
$425.00
Supply Fee:
$13.00
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September 2015

Writing Nature: Poetry & Prose

Writing Nature: Poetry & Prose

September 5 - 7, 2015; 3 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Kathryn Savage
Tuition:
$255.00
Supply Fee:
$11.00
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Once-Fired

September 5 - 7, 2015; 3 days; 9am - 4pm.

Instructor:
Paul Zoldahn
Tuition:
$255.00
Supply Fee:
$37.00
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The Art of the Nocturne

The Art of the Nocturne

Monday, September 14, 2015; 8pm - 11pm

Instructor:
Neil Sherman
Tuition:
$40.00
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Painting Grand Marais: Artist Talk

Painting Grand Marais: Artist Talk

Monday, September 14, 2015; Noon - 1pm

Instructor:
Lisa Stauffer
Tuition:
$13.00
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Plan to be Inspired: Inspired to Plan - Artist Talk

Plan to be Inspired: Inspired to Plan - Artist Talk

Wednesday, September 16, 2015; Noon - 1pm

Instructor:
Dave Gilsvik
Tuition:
$13.00
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How to Improve as an Artist

How to Improve as an Artist

Friday, September 18, 2015; 11am

Instructor:
Tom Nachreiner
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The Art of Seeing: Developing a Visual Literacy

The Art of Seeing: Developing a Visual Literacy

Saturday, September 19, 2015; 10am - 11am; held at Johnson Heritage Post Gallery

Instructor:
Hazel Belvo
Tuition:
$5.00
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Your Authentic Plein Air Voice

Your Authentic Plein Air Voice

September 19 - 21, 2015; 3 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Tom Nachreiner
Tuition:
$285.00
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Make-a-Bowl for Empty Bowls: CLAY

Make-a-Bowl for Empty Bowls: CLAY

Sept. 20 - Oct. 19, 2015; every Sunday at 2 pm & every Monday at 7 pm

Instructor:
Joan Farnam
Tuition:
$5.00
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Studio Immersion

Studio Immersion

September 21 - 30, 2015; 10 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Hazel Belvo
Tuition:
$700.00
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Woodblock Printmaking

Woodblock Printmaking

September 25 - 27, 2015; Day 1: 4pm - 6pm; Days 2 & 3: 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Richard James Nelson
Tuition:
$220.00
Supply Fee:
$66.00
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Fall Colors in Oil

Fall Colors in Oil

September 26 - 27, 2015; 2 days; 8:30am - 4pm

Instructor:
Neil Sherman
Tuition:
$150.00
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Mold Making and Press Molds

Mold Making and Press Molds

September 26 - 27, 2015; 2 day; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Megan Mitchell
Tuition:
$190.00
Supply Fee:
$20.00
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Outdoor Photography: Youth (ages 9 - 13)

Outdoor Photography: Youth (ages 9 - 13)

Saturday, September 26, 2015; 9am - 2pm

Tuition:
$35.00
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Drawing:Youth Class (For ages 6 - 9)

Drawing:Youth Class (For ages 6 - 9)

September 28 - October 12, 2015; 3 Mondays; 4pm - 5pm

Instructors:
David Hahn and John Franz
Tuition:
$20.00
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October 2015

Life Drawing

Life Drawing

October 7 - December 30, 2015; except Nov 4, Nov 25 & Dec 23; 10 Wednesdays; 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Tuition:
$100.00
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Harvest Bounty in Pastel

Harvest Bounty in Pastel

October 10 - 11 & 12, 2015; 2 or 3 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Lisa Stauffer
Tuition:
$150.00
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Porcelain

Porcelain

October 10 - 11 & 12, 2015, 2 or 3 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
David Voorhees
Tuition:
$285.00
Supply Fee:
$40.00
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Spontaneous Process Painting

Spontaneous Process Painting

October 17 - 18, 2015; 2 day; 9am - 4pm
Instructor:
Bevie LaBrie
Tuition:
$170.00
Supply Fee:
$17.00
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Field Trip: Grand Portage

Saturday, October 17, 2015; 1 day; 9am - 3pm
Instructor:
Dave Gilsvik
Tuition:
$95.00
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Watercolor: Youth Class (For ages 10 - 13)

Watercolor: Youth Class (For ages 10 - 13)

October 19 - November 9, 2015; 4 Mondays; 4pm - 5:30pm

Instructors:
David Hahn and John Franz
Tuition:
$25.00
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Mentored III

Mentored III

October 19 - 23, 2015; 5 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Hazel Belvo
Tuition:
$475.00
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Beginning Wheel

Beginning Wheel

October 21 - November 25, 2015; 6 Wednesdays; 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Instructor:
Maggie Anderson
Tuition:
$115.00
Supply Fee:
$30.00
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Inner Landscapes: Cultivating Creative Resilience

Inner Landscapes: Cultivating Creative Resilience

October 24 - 25, 2015; 2 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Kelly O. Finnerty
Tuition:
$190.00
Supply Fee:
$13.00
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Stitch Bead Weaving

Stitch Bead Weaving

October 24 - October 25, 2015; 1.5 days; Saturday, October 24: 9am - 4pm; Sunday, October 25: 9am - Noon

Instructor:
Cheri Meyer
Tuition:
$172.00
Supply Fee:
$8.00
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Print & Stitch

Print & Stitch

October 24 - 25, 2015; 2 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Julie Crabtree
Tuition:
$190.00
Supply Fee:
$28.00
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Youth: Handbuilding (ages 5 - 8)

Youth: Handbuilding (ages 5 - 8)

October 26 - November 9, 2015; 3 Mondays; 4 - 5:30pm

Instructor:
Melissa Wickwire
Tuition:
$40.00
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Make-a-Bowl for Empty Bowls: GLASS

Make-a-Bowl for Empty Bowls: GLASS

October 27, 2015; 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Instructor:
Nancy Seaton
Tuition:
$5.00
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Pots for Presents

Pots for Presents

October 27 - December 15, 2015; 8 Tuesday evenings; 6pm - 8pm

Instructor:
Joan Farnam
Tuition:
$150.00
Supply Fee:
$30.00
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Introduction to Film & Video: Youth Class

October 27 - November 17, 2015; 4 Tuesdays; 3:45pm - 5:15pm
Instructor:
Maeri Hedstrom
Tuition:
$40.00
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Drawing on History: Drawing Lab

Drawing on History: Drawing Lab

October 27 - December 8 7 Tuesdays; 5:30 - 8:00pm

Instructor:
Jeff Niesen
Tuition:
$165.00
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Make-a-Bowl for Empty Bowls: GLASS

Make-a-Bowl for Empty Bowls: GLASS

Wednesday, October 28, 2015; 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Instructor:
Mary Bebie
Tuition:
$5.00
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November 2015

Paint-a-Bowl for Empty Bowls

Paint-a-Bowl for Empty Bowls

Sunday, November 1, 2015; 10am - Noon

Instructor:
Joan Farnam
Tuition:
$5.00
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"You Can Say That?" The Boundaries in Creative Nonfiction

November 5, 2015, 1 - 2:30pm

Instructor:
Rachael Hanel
Tuition:
$33.00
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Creating Memorable Characters

November 5, 2015, 1 - 4pm

Instructor:
Bill Durbin
Tuition:
$65.00
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Traditional Poetic Forms

November 5, 2015, 1 - 4pm

Instructor:
Ken McCullough
Tuition:
$65.00
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Writing About Place: Exotic Locations, Your Own Backyard

November 5, 2015, 1 - 4pm

Instructor:
Erin Hart
Tuition:
$65.00
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Beyond the Best-Seller List: How Readers Find the Book World Online

November 6, 2015, 9 - 10:30am

Instructor:
Linda White
Tuition:
$33.00
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Beginning With a Bang

November 6, 2015, 9am - 12pm

Instructor:
Bill Durbin
Tuition:
$65.00
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Telling True Stories: Memoir & Creative Nonfiction

November 6, 2015, 9am - 12pm

Instructor:
Diane Wilson
Tuition:
$65.00
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Poems From Your Life Story

November 6, 2015, 9am - 12pm

Instructor:
Ken McCullough
Tuition:
$65.00
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The Truth in Historical Fiction

November 6, 2015, 1:30 - 4:30pm

Instructor:
Bill Durbin
Tuition:
$65.00
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A Memory That Sticks: A Recipe for Memoir

November 6, 2015, 1:30 - 4:30pm

Instructor:
Rachael Hanel
Tuition:
$65.00
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The Art of the Book Review

November 6, 2015, 1:30pm - 4:30pm

Instructor:
Laurie Hertzel
Tuition:
$65.00
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Social Media Demystified for Authors

November 6, 2015, 3:05 - 4:35pm

Instructor:
Linda White
Tuition:
$33.00
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Writing and Social Change

November 7, 2015, 10:40am - 12:10pm

Instructor:
Diane Wilson
Tuition:
$33.00
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Turning a Page on Book Clubs

November 7, 2015, 10:40am - 12:10pm

Instructors:
Pamela Klinger-Horn and Ann Woodbeck
Tuition:
$33.00
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Telling the Traveler's Tale

November 7, 2015, 10:40am - 12:10pm

Instructor:
Catherine Watson
Tuition:
$33.00
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Poetic Portraits

November 7, 2015, 1:30 - 3pm

Instructor:
Bart Sutter
Tuition:
$33.00
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Recipe as Writing

November 7, 2015, 1:30 - 4:30 pm

Instructor:
Heid Erdrich
Tuition:
$65.00
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Writing the Season

November 7, 2015, 1:30 - 4:30pm

Instructor:
Peter Geye
Tuition:
$65.00
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The Writer's Life

November 7, 2015, 1:30 - 4:30pm

Instructor:
Kathryn Kysar
Tuition:
$65.00
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Family Writing in Fiction and Memoir

November 7, 2015, 1:30 - 4:30pm

Instructors:
Jane O'Reilly and Catherine Watson
Tuition:
$65.00
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Homes: The Great Lakes Project

November 8, 2015, 9 - 10:30am

Instructor:
Moheb Soliman
Tuition:
$33.00
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Writing the Shore

November 8, 2015, 9am - 12pm

Instructor:
Peter Geye
Tuition:
$65.00
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Poetry Workout

November 8, 2015, 9am - 12pm

Instructor:
Kathryn Kysar
Tuition:
$65.00
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Creating the Character Called "I"

November 8, 2015, 9am - 12pm

Instructor:
Rachel Gabriel
Tuition:
$65.00
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Artist Talk: The Art of Practice: The Practice of Art

Artist Talk: The Art of Practice: The Practice of Art

Friday, November 13, 2015; 7pm

Instructor:
Yvonne Caruthers
Tuition:
$10.00
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Holiday Cards

Holiday Cards

November 14 - 15, 2015; 2 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Kelly Dupre
Tuition:
$150.00
Supply Fee:
$38.00
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Achieve Your Vision: Processing Photos in the Digital Darkroom

Achieve Your Vision: Processing Photos in the Digital Darkroom

November 14 - 15, 2015; 2 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Bryan Hansel
Tuition:
$190.00
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Holiday Ornaments

Holiday Ornaments

Nov. 21, 2015; 1 day; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Nancy Seaton
Tuition:
$75.00
Supply Fee:
$40.00
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December 2015

Fuse it Up with Glass: Ages 10-18

Fuse it Up with Glass: Ages 10-18

Monday, December 7, 2015; 9am - 2pm

Instructor:
Nancy Seaton
Tuition:
$38.00
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Functional Glass Painting

Functional Glass Painting

December 12 - 13, 2015; 1 day; Saturday, December 12: 1 - 4pm; Sunday, December 13: 9am - Noon

Instructor:
Anna Hess
Tuition:
$75.00
Supply Fee:
$28.00
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January 2016

Still Life in Oil

Still Life in Oil

January 9 - 10, 2016; 2 days; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Neil Sherman
Tuition:
$150.00
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Slump-a-Dish

Slump-a-Dish

January 12, 2016; 6pm - 8pm

Instructor:
Nancy Seaton
Tuition:
$25.00
Supply Fee:
$18.00
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Geometry of Art & Design

Geometry of Art & Design

January 16 - 17, 2016; 2 day; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Tom Westbrook
Tuition:
$190.00
Supply Fee:
$14.00
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Youth: Handbuilding (ages 9 - 12)

Youth: Handbuilding (ages 9 - 12)

January 25 - February 8, 2016; 3 Mondays; 4 - 5:30pm

Instructor:
Melissa Wickwire
Tuition:
$40.00
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Life Drawing

Life Drawing

January 27 - March 2, 2016 (except Feb 10); 5 Wednesdays; 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Tuition:
$50.00
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Get Zapped with Carolyn!

Get Zapped with Carolyn!

Thursday, January 28, 2016; 11:30am - 1:30pm

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February 2016

I Love Glass

I Love Glass

February 6, 2016; 1 day; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Nancy Seaton
Tuition:
$75.00
Supply Fee:
$35.00
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Birds & Botanicals Quilting Bee

Birds & Botanicals Quilting Bee

Wednesday, February 10 - Friday, February 12, 2016; 2.5 days; Days 1 & 2: 9am - 4pm; Day 3: 9am - Noon
Instructor:
Enid Gjelten Weichselbaum
Tuition:
$240.00
Supply Fee:
$22.00
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Button it Up with Glass!

Button it Up with Glass!

February 13, 2016; one half day; 9am - noon

Instructor:
Nancy Seaton
Tuition:
$40.00
Supply Fee:
$15.00
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Print on Clay

Print on Clay

February 13 - 14, 2016; 2 day; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Megan Mitchell
Tuition:
$190.00
Supply Fee:
$20.00
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Cut Paper Art

Cut Paper Art

February 13 - 14, 2016, 2 day; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Andrea Martin
Tuition:
$190.00
Supply Fee:
$44.00
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Hand-printed Lampshades

Hand-printed Lampshades

February 13 - 14, 2016; 1.5 days; Saturday: 9am - 4pm; Sunday: 9am - Noon
Instructor:
Jeanne McGee
Tuition:
$130.00
Supply Fee:
$33.00
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Let's Get a Reaction

Let's Get a Reaction

Feb 18 - Mar 3, 2016; 3 Thursdays; 6pm - 8:30pm

Instructor:
Nancy Seaton
Tuition:
$70.00
Supply Fee:
$66.00
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The Colors of Winter

The Colors of Winter

February 20 - 21, 2016; 2 day; 9am - 4pm
Instructor:
Catherine Hearding
Tuition:
$170.00
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Exploring Contemporary Concepts in Landscape Painting

Exploring Contemporary Concepts in Landscape Painting

February 27, 2016; 2 day; 9am - 4pm

Instructor:
Karen Owsley Nease
Tuition:
$170.00
Supply Fee:
$11.00
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