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Art inspires life and life inspires art.
I stumbled across Lora Zombie's art last week and became enamored with it. Her art is wildly unconventional and incredibly odd. I ordered two of her prints straight away even though I have no idea whe...
11/23/13 at 8:26 PM Calling all girls ages 12-18 to share their thoughts in a new book... 8/20/13 at 5:14 PM
Fundamentally Female! 8/16/13 at 9:37 PM
Community Foundation 'forks' over grants for youth-friendly ideas
People arrived at the Empire Arts Center on Thursday ready to pitch their ideas for projects that would make Grand Forks a friendlier place for young people. Their pitch gave them a chance to earn ...
11/22/13 at 4:26 PM Grand Forks city grants cause tension 11/14/13 at 3:13 PM
What's Up Wednesday!
What's Up This Weekend in the Grand Cities? This weekend, the UND men's basketball team takes on long-time rival North Dakota State, and GGFYP hosts its monthly Lunch 'n Learn. Thursday, Novemb...
11/20/13 at 3:14 PM GGF Symphony Orchestra Promo Party 9/30/13 at 9:21 AM
What's Up Wednesday! 9/25/13 at 2:19 PM
Time machine: UND art professor rekindles love for old time lithography with purchase and restoration of antique press
ByKallie Van De Venter,University & Public Affairs student writer UND Professor of Art Kim Finkhas a love for print making, especially with his "new" antique Brisset Star Wheel lithography press....
11/12/13 at 2:35 PM Two UND professors to demonstrate antique letterpress equipment at Braddock Sept. 7, 8 9/6/13 at 7:48 AM
UND Art Collections at the Empire current exhibition features works by regional artists 7/9/13 at 4:18 PM
Potato Stamps - Fall Edition!
Looking for a fun project for the kids (or yourself) this weekend? Here is a fun way to add a splash of color to your walls and it can be done infew minutes! Since my son is 3, I painted the backgroun...
10/19/13 at 7:34 AM Potato Stamp Valentine 2/13/13 at 6:41 AM
Happy Birthday, James Rosenquist
From the North Dakota Museum of Art: Museum to Celebrate James Rosenquists 80th Birthday James Rosenquist has always maintained a connection to North Dakota. He was born in 1933 at the Deaconess Hos...
8/18/13 at 6:51 AM Pete the Cat 5/1/12 at 12:42 PM
Governor Art Link 6/2/10 at 12:53 PM
Secretary Duncan joins in call for more early-childhood education money
By Don Davis President Barack Obamas education secretary told an audience packed with Minnesota educators Tuesday that he would like to send the state millions more dollars to match state money appro...
7/16/13 at 3:57 PM Stadium momentum builds, but still not quite there 4/20/12 at 6:12 PM
Stadium summit increases optimism 4/20/12 at 11:07 AM
Halloween fun in Greater Grand Forks
Today's blog is brought to you from local blogger and business person Michaela Schell. The Halloween fun in Greater Grand Forks doesn't just happen on October 31st. Events are happening all week long...
5/30/13 at 11:29 AM Play greens, hear blues, savor reds, discover gold and win in Greater Grand Forks! 8/20/12 at 12:22 PM
Art Activities Using the Newspaper
In celebration of the Art Wise Elementary Art Show March 19-21 in Grand Forks, here are some art activities to use with the newspaper from the NIE Institute. Download and print the activities by cli...
3/19/13 at 10:02 PM Don't miss the Art Wise Elementary Art Show! 3/18/13 at 8:43 AM
NDMOA Cafe Starting Friday Night Dinners
Beginning January 18, the North Dakota Museum of Art Cafe will be offering Friday night dinners with an "elegant menu." Bring a date to peruse the art on display before or after the dinner for a fun F...
12/13/12 at 8:10 AM This Weekend is a Foodie's Fantasy 6/8/12 at 7:08 PM
Tai chi: Practicing the Present
My trainer and I arrived at the tai chi school mid-morning. Last time I showed you a few pictures of what this mountainside martial art boarding school looked like. After dropping my stuff in my room,...
8/18/12 at 9:16 AM
Father's Day flowers
Hello, beloved readers! It's good to be back. Or at least sort of back. ;) I'm not back at work (and not ready to be, not by a long shot) but I'm feeling a bit better and at least able to get around ...
7/30/12 at 7:54 AM Enjoying the yard 6/15/12 at 7:23 AM
Garden day booty 4/18/12 at 6:39 AM
Religious Art: a Judeo-Christian Tradition
A lot of contemporary Christians tend to believe that Jews and Christians of late antiquity were strictly iconoclastic. This is not at all true, though it would take Christianity until the ninth centu...
7/6/12 at 12:49 AM
Upcycling? Be Creative During Your Home Renovation Project!
Upcycling is the process of converting waste materials or useless products into new materials or products of better quality or a higher environmental value. The term upcycling began to gain traction i...
6/15/12 at 6:41 AM
The Light Shines On Forever: A Tribute to Thomas Kinkade
It's the light, Thom, that's what lasts. The leaves are transient. They grow, turn green, turn red and die, but behind them the light lasts forever.- Peter O'Toole (from the film The Christma...
4/16/12 at 2:08 PM