Nicky Torkzadeh

Nicky Torkzadeh emigrated to Minnesota from Tehran, Iran in 1984. She graduated from Augsburg College with honors with a BA in Studio Arts and Biology. Nicky went on to earn her Masters of Architecture from the University of Minnesota’s School of Architecture. Following her graduate program, Nicky worked for several … Continued

Annual August Sale

Our annual summer sale is happening throughout the month of August, with discounts on select items! Each week the sales get a little better as our inventory goes down – shop early for the best selection! August 1-6 20% off select items. August 7-13 30% off select items. August 14-20 … Continued

“A Common Road” Kari Maxwell, Joanna Buyert & Lucy Senstad 6/11 – 7/10

Opening reception on Saturday, June 11th from 5-7pm Show available from 6/11-7/10 Regional artists Joanna Buyert (ceramics), Kari Maxwell (paintings), and Lucy Senstad (textiles) are coming together for a collaborative show featuring bursts of color, and vivid textures and shades. This exhibit, featuring new work by all three artists, represents … Continued

Handcrafted Holidays

NOVEMBER 16 – DECEMBER 24, 2012 When making your list, plan on The Grand Hand to deliver a wide variety of artisan goods that are sure to please. We stock new finds and old favorites, from local and national artists, in a range of materials and price points. Find jewelry, … Continued

“Minnesota Views” Sep 12 – Oct 4

OPENING RECEPTION, SAT SEP 12, 5-7pm Andrea Leila Denecke – clay, Josephine Geiger – glass, Ann Jenkins – painting These three Minnesota women artists evoke iconic images of Minnesota in their work. Leila Denecke’s functional and decorative work in clay is a feminine take on Minnesota’s tradition of Asian-influenced ceramics. … Continued