Ashes to Ashes Opening Reception-Saturday, 10/14 from 5-7pm ***POSTCARD LISTS OPENING RECEPTION ON 10/7 IN ERROR. OUR APOLOGIES!*** Ashes to Ashes-10/14-11/11 Please join us as we explore symbols, rituals and rites of passage-some personal, some ancient. Urns for ashes or for admiration, two dimensional art for reflection and endless discussion.
Saturday, July 22 9 am-4 pm The fourth Saturday of July, we participate in the Tangletown Gardens’ Garden and Art Tour. This self-guided annual tour features some of the Twin Cities’ best gardens, and local art. with refreshments supplied by Tangletown Gardens and Wise Acre Eatery. The 2017 tour will … Continued
OPENING RECEPTION SATURDAY, MAY 13th from 5-7pm SHOW AVAILABLE MAY 13th-June 18th Join us in welcoming regional artists Don Biehn, Bob Carls and Elizabeth Pechacek. Each artist is dedicated to exploring tried and true techniques, while simultaneously pushing boundries some way in their own mediums. Don Biehn ‘s work has … Continued
Rita grew up in Montreal and Wyoming, studied in Utah and Pennsylvania and is now a studio potter living in Louisville, Colorado. After working in biotechnology for ten years and being a part-time potter, she switched careers from biochemistry to ceramics and devoted attention to her ceramics practice. The majority … Continued
The mishima process is a technique that was first used in Korea from 935-1392. It involves inlaying slip, glaze or clay into a contrasting body of clay. Bianka Groves employs this technique in her work. She covers each piece in wax and then uses a razor or acupuncture needles to … Continued
Opening Reception April 1, 5-7PM Known for his tremendous talent, discipline, influence, and modesty, Minnesota ceramic artist Warren MacKenzie loves nothing more than to share a spotlight with fellow artists, former students, and past apprentices. In this show, The Grand Hand is delighted to showcase new work by Warren MacKenzie … Continued
Opening reception on Saturday, February 4th from 5-7pm Show available 2/4-3/5 Raised on a farm in Southern Illinois, and now living and working in Minneapolis, Ernest Miller draws inspiration from fields, farm implements, and rural and urban architectural forms. A recent grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board has enabled … Continued
Liz grew up in her mom’s studio, playing with extra supplies while her mom painted. She dabbled in nearly every medium and didn’t find clay until college. On the verge of dropping out, she took a ceramics class. Liz holds a BFA in ceramics and a BA in Art History. … Continued
extrude play verb ex·trude \ik-ˈstrüd\ Popularity: Bottom 40% of words Simple Definition of extrude · : to force, press, or push (something) out · : to shape (something) by forcing it through a hole Source: Merriam-Webster’s Learner’s Dictionary Mary likens building with extruded pieces of clay to playing with Legos. … Continued
Sep 10 – Oct 9 Internationally recognized Minnesota artist Jeff Oestreich will be celebrating his 50 year career in ceramics with a show at The Grand Hand Gallery. Jeff has been working hard to create work for this special show… images of his newest work to come soon!