Stevens County Historical Society

Makers Art Festival

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Artist Vendor booth in East Side Park
Farmers Market booth on Morris Public Library lawn

Get ready for a one-day art & making extravaganza in Morris, Minnesota!  Mark your calendars for Saturday, July 10, 2021!

We received a grant through the Lake Region Arts Council to provide a community-building event centered around the notions of making, artistic experiences, and healthy communities.

Here is a taste of what's to come!

- Demonstration of how to paint a barn quilt

- Unveiling of the new Stevens County mural at the museum

- Rock painting and fluid painting through the Prairie Renaissance Cultural Alliance (PRCA) in East Side Park

- Samples of local food at Stone's Throw Cafe

- Card making classes at the museum

- Music at East Side Park

- An exhibition by Michael Weatherly at the PRCA gallery

- A community mural painting project behind Stone's Throw Cafe

- Take-and-make sun prints kits from the Morris Public Library

- A farmers market on the lawn in front of the library (Sign up here to have a booth!)

- Demonstration of using pastels at the PRCA gallery

- A knitting circle in East Side Park

- Art vendors in East Side Park (Sign up here to have an artist booth!)

- A reception for the art exhibit, Horizontal Grandeur, at the museum (7-8pm)

- Music on the museum lawn (6-7pm)

- And MORE!

      “This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Lake Region Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage fund.”