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Is it a human thing, a woman thing, or a writer/creative thing?

I can never make up my mind. I am not sure what causes it, hence the questioning blog title. I am pretty sure that this was about the third or fourth year I decided to enter ArtPrize. 248 more words

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On the move: Dance in the Annex begins educational partnership with Grand Rapids Ballet

Since 2009, the collective known more commonly as DITA has gained recognition for its classes, performances, and dance-on-film. Master classes once again resume this month, with world-renowned Graham Technique master teacher William Crowley. 264 more words


ArtPrize director resigns

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – ArtPrize is looking for a new leader.

The art competition that takes over downtown Grand Rapids for over two weeks each fall announced Wednesday that the Board of Directors accepted the resignation of Executive Director Christian Gaines.  136 more words


ArtPrize launches holiday online auction and pop-up shop

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — If you’re looking for the perfect gift for the artist in your life, ArtPrize is opening a holiday pop-up shop this week. 105 more words


“An Artist’s View from an Artist’s View”

An exhibition entitled “Contraposition” will open on December 2, 2017, at 6:00pm, at the Village Design Art Gallery, located at…

Source: Art Exhibition—“Contraposition: An Artist’s View from an Artist’s View” 13 more words


Empty canvas 10x20cm

Here we go, I’m going to attempt to create a painting. It has been the longest time since I’ve painted. I’m neither a good painter… 17 more words


ArtPrize 2017

As a part of LHSP 230 Creative Communities, I had the opportunity to participate (unofficially) in ArtPrize Art Festival in Grand Rapids, MI. We created these wonderful tissue paper and wire luminaries to parade around downtown Saturday night. 467 more words