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In Focus: Fab Lab

With new technology popping up daily, one local school has been taking advantage of popular inventions like 3D printers and laser cutters – all in their fabrication lab. Through a grant by First Technologies organization, CNC devices like a laser cutter, plasma cutter, 3D...
Posted On May. 20 2016

In Focus: Songwriter Releases Music Album She Wrote While Battling Complex PTSD

A glimpse of light, a ray of hope – these are lyrics of penciled down by Deb McGregor as she journeys through life, battling traumatic experiences since 17. Singer-songwriter McGregor released her first album titled “Other Side of the Window,” as a reflection on...
Posted On May. 6 2016

In Focus: Dracula Rock Show

The Dracula Rock Show is the first theatrical production to be held in Nary School in decades. Since a proposed plan by the township to demolish the nearly 100-years-old building, former Nary School student Wayne Hoff has led the effort to preserve the school and transform it...
Posted On Apr. 29 2016

In Focus: Mural Painting Encourages Reading in Eagle View Elementary School

An elementary school library has been attracting more students than usual – thanks to mural artist Greg Preslicka. The mural features a series of Minnesota animals coming together to share and encourage reading. Eagle View Elementary School faculty member Pat Kvale has...
Posted On Apr. 22 2016

In Focus: Children’s Watercolor Art Show

The Bemidji community collaborates to instill creativity among school children through watercolor art. The Watercolor Art Exhibit is a joint effort led by artist Judith Selby, Hope House teaching assistants, and children from the City of Bemidji Parks and Recreation, Headwaters...
Posted On Apr. 15 2016

In Focus: Nationally Acclaimed Artist Jerry Raedeke Decided to Retire in April

For Jerry Raedeke painting is not just a hobby it is a way of life. He spent a number of years painting for galleries in Minneapolis before he decided to open one of his own. Raedeke’s work can be seen all over the country and is used for various projects. He uses...
Posted On Apr. 8 2016

In Focus: Leech Lake Arts League

Members of a Walker group have been meeting together for the last half a century. They aren’t the Walker Art Group’s original members, but the now-called Leech Lake Arts League holds sessions every Thursday for creative expression and critique. In the summer, they...

Artist Mark Harlow Opens New Exhibit at the Crossing Art’s Alliance

Mark Harlow dedicated his life to capturing the beauty of nature. He has been credited with the ability to stir your soul with a single click of his camera. His latest exhibit at the crossing arts alliance is no different. His passion for photography has taken him to different...
Posted On Mar. 25 2016

In Focus: Weaving with the Crossing Arts Alliance

This week's InFocus takes a look inside a weaving class for kids put on by the Crossing Arts Alliance at the Franklin Arts Center in Brainerd.

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