AITKIN

Ripple River Gallery

27591 Partridge Ave.

Painter and printmaker Stuart T. Loughridge’s work on display through Sunday, Aug. 11.

Artist Jo Wood paints with bead exhibit opens Wednesday, Aug. 14, with a reception for the artist from 2-5 p.m. Aug. 24. Wood’s show will continue through Sept. 15.

BAXTER

Chameleon Café

18196 Highway 371

Crosby artist Nora Novotny’s work is on display at the Baxter cafe and the Holy Yoga studio in Crosby.

BRAINERD

Brainerd Public Library

416 S. Fifth St.

Brainerd lakes area artist Carole Hendershott’s watercolor paintings are on display through Sept. 30.

The Crossing Arts Alliance

711 Laurel St.

Featured member artist for the month is Maria Thompson-Seep.

The “Carnival of Curiosities” exhibit will be on display, with an opening reception from 5-7 p.m. Friday with the artwork on display through Aug. 31.

An alcohol ink workshop will be 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Aug. 16. Cost is $55 for TCAA members, or $65 for nonmembers.

An alcohol ink example by artist Patricia Lintner.T he Crossing Arts Alliance will host an alcohol ink workshop at 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Aug. 16 at its downtown location.  Submitted Photo
An alcohol ink example by artist Patricia Lintner.T he Crossing Arts Alliance will host an alcohol ink workshop at 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Aug. 16 at its downtown location. Submitted Photo

Bonnie Cutts, a certified working artist with Golden Paint, to conduct lecture and demo, 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14; free.

Registration is required for both workshops by contacting TCAA at 218-833-0416 or enroll on www.crossingarts.org under the events/workshop link.

TCAA is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays.

Franklin Arts Center

1001 Kingwood St.

Gallery 101

Artist Martin Nelson’s exhibit titled “Elsewhere,” a mix of collage and mixed media artwork, will be on display through Aug. 17.

"Phantom Phantasy” is the title of this digital collage art piece created by artist Martin Nelson. Nelson’s work will be on display Friday, Aug. 2, through Aug. 17 at the Franklin Arts Center in Brainerd. Submitted Photo
"Phantom Phantasy” is the title of this digital collage art piece created by artist Martin Nelson. Nelson’s work will be on display Friday, Aug. 2, through Aug. 17 at the Franklin Arts Center in Brainerd. Submitted Photo

LITTLE FALLS

Great River Arts

122 First St. SE

“2019 Biennial Juried Exhibition,” featuring work from 45 artists from across the state, will be on display through Aug. 31 in the main gallery.

Morrison County Government Center Gallery

213 First Ave. SE

Local artists, weekdays, ongoing.

Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum

2151 Lindbergh Drive S.

An exhibit titled “The Story Behind the Tat: Tattoo Art in Central Minnesota,” runs through the end of 2019.

ONAMIA

Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post

43411 Oodena Drive

Exhibit “Zibaaska’ iganagoodday: The Jingle Dress at 100,” runs through Oct. 31, 2020. Cost to see the exhibit is the general museum admission of $10 for adults; $8 for seniors,veterans and active military and college students; $6 for ages 5-17; and free for ages 4 and younger, for Minnesota Historical Society members and Mille Lacs Band members.

ST. PAUL

Minnesota State Arts Board

400 N. Sibley St. No. 200

A Creative Investment exhibition, celebrating 10 years of legacy art and impact, will be on display through the fall; to include barn quilts made by central Minnesota residents and viewed along the scenic highways and roads in Wadena, Todd, Morrison and Cass counties.



If you would like your event listed in the entertainment guide, contact Jennifer at jennifer.kraus@brainerddispatch.com, 218-855-5851 or mail to Jennifer Kraus, Brainerd Dispatch, P.O. Box 974, Brainerd, MN 56401. Please include time, date, place, admission price and contact information. Deadline is 5 p.m. Monday for Thursday publication.