Monthly Archives: September 2015

What a weekend!

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We have such a fun, art-filled weekend planned! First of all, on Thursday, Oct. 1, “Watercolor Adventures,” classes taught by Charles Murphy, pictured at left, begin. The classes are every Thursday in October, 9:30 a.m. to noon. You can sign up for as many as you want; cost for each class is $40. Learn more […]

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It’s time for Art Beat

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As the days cool and Mother Nature begins her magnificent fall color artistry, it’s time for Elk Rapids to celebrate the splendor of fall with ART BEAT. Three  of Northern Michigan’s award-winning galleries will be participating in an open house gallery walk on Saturday, Oct. 3, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Each Elk Rapids […]

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Cozy up to a quilt this October — and November!

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Just in! We’ve extended this popular show through November! Our winter hours start Nov. 1, so we’ll be open Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Come see these amazing creations. Multiple quilters will be exhibiting at Twisted Fish Gallery during our “Adventures in Quilting” show in October (and now, November!) Cindi DeSpelder’s specialty […]

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More classes with Charles Murphy!

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We’re thrilled to once again offer watercolor classes with Charles Murphy, one of our area’s most beloved artists and an exemplary teacher. The classes will be held Thursdays in October, beginning Oct. 1, from 9:30 a.m. to noon, in the Cottage Gallery at Twisted Fish. When Murphy was here in the spring, the classes filled […]

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Joan Bonney’s art class (video)

Artist Joan Bonney is teaching each Thursday morning in September in our cozy Cottage Gallery. “Take a Line for a Walk” (from a Paul Klee quote) is for beginning and intermediate students. Bonney will cover four distinct elements of art; you’re welcome to join at any time. Classes are $35 each with a (minimal) supply […]

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Walking the line

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As rain dripped in the garden and tea steeped in the pot, Joan Bonney taughter her students how to “Take a Line for a Walk” in the first of four classes this month at Twisted Fish Gallery. “We’re concentrating on line, which is an element of art,” said Bonney, who will be teaching every Thursday […]

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