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Park County residents invited to learn about their local folk artists on June 6

On Saturday, June 6, 2:30 p.m., Wyoming Arts Council folk and traditional arts specialist Anne Hatch will present a program, “Meet Your Neighbors: Folk Artists in Park County,” at the Park County Library in Cody. The event is free and open to the public. For those unfamiliar with the definition of folk artists, Hatch explains
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Jackson Hole Community School students turn school bus into mobile work of art

This comes from the Jackson Hole Community School Facebook page: A mobile chicken coop? Yes indeed! And thanks to a grant from pARTners in Jackson, the bus is also a mobile work of art. The bus is headed back to Full Circle Farm, an organic Community Shares Agriculture (CSA) operation in Victor, Idaho, which will
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Art of the Hunt sponsors two public presentations on May 28 and 30

The Wyoming Arts Council wraps up its series of free public presentations for its Art of the Hunt exhibit with two events on May 28 and 30 at the Wyoming State museum in Cheyenne. Family Hunting Traditions will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 28. Listen to stories about the importance of family hunting
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Park County residents invited to learn about their local folk artists on June 6

On Saturday, June 6, 2:30 p.m., Wyoming Arts Council folk and traditional arts specialist Anne Hatch will present a program, “Meet Your Neighbors: Folk Artists in Park County,” at the Park County Library in Cody. The event is free and open to the public. For those unfamiliar with the definition of folk artists, Hatch explains
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jackson hole community school artists 2015

Jackson Hole Community School students turn school bus into mobile work of art

This comes from the Jackson Hole Community School Facebook page: A mobile chicken coop? Yes indeed! And thanks to a grant from pARTners in Jackson, the bus is also a mobile work of art. The bus is headed back to Full Circle Farm, an organic Community Shares Agriculture (CSA) operation in Victor, Idaho, which will
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Art of the Hunt sponsors two public presentations on May 28 and 30

The Wyoming Arts Council wraps up its series of free public presentations for its Art of the Hunt exhibit with two events on May 28 and 30 at the Wyoming State museum in Cheyenne. Family Hunting Traditions will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 28. Listen to stories about the importance of family hunting
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Artist reception this evening for Hatsuko Mary Higuchi at Heart Mountain Interpretive Center

“GAMAN:  Surviving the Nikkei Gulag and Diaspora in World War II,” featuring the art of Hatsuko Mary Higuchi, will be on display through May 31 at the Heart Mountain Interpretation Center in Park County. This evening at 6 p.m. Higuchi will be at the center for a “meet the artist” event beginning at 6 p.m.
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Boston Brass Summer Intensive comes to UW

From a University of Wyoming press release: The Boston Brass Summer Intensive is a week-long session (June 7-13) featuring the world-renowned Boston Brass. The week is designed around performance and career development for brass players seeking advanced instruction of chamber music, audition preparation and guidance for those aspiring to a career in music performance. Topics
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Wyoming artwork on Wyoming snowboards

Art in Wyoming comes in many forms… Here’s an announcement from Asymbol Gallery, 50 W. Broadway in Jackson, which is giving away a snowboard featuring artwork by Tim Tomkinson. The Wyoming Office of Tourism is a partner in the project: It’s no secret we’re proud to call the great state of Wyoming our home. So
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Reserve your artist booths for Riverfest in Lander

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Riverfest Art and Music in the Park: Artist Booths A full day of art, demonstrations, music, food and fun in Lander’s city park. Saturday, August 1, 2015, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Arts and handmade items sold at Riverfest must be original and handmade by the artist. Commercially made goods of any kind will not
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ART 321 plans full line-up of summer workshops

ART 321, Casper Artists’ Guild, 321 W. Midwest Ave., Casper, has a lineup of workshops for artists of all levels in June and July. June 13: “Pulp to Paper Workshop”, instructor: Casper artist, Bobbi Kuxhausen. 1 to 4 p.m. Members $30/nonmembers $50. June 30: “New Style Acrylic Painting on Textured Canvas,” instructor: Maria Wimmer. All
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Teton Artlab’s May 28 open house features work by Marna Shopoff

News from the Teton Artlab: May Open House will be held on Thursday, May 28, 6-8 p.m., at the Teton Artlab, 130 S. Jackson St. in Jackson. Visit with Indiana artist Marna Shopoff and see her works in progress. Her angular, energetic works on paper, canvas, and found objects have been inspired by recent trips
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Submit now for the WAC 2016 creative writing fellowships in poetry

The Wyoming Arts Council now is accepting applications for the 2016 creative writing fellowships in poetry. Application deadline is midnight on Thursday, July 2. Applications accepted online via Submittable. Click on this direct link to go to the guidelines and application. Three $3,000 fellowships are given annually to Wyoming literary artists. Submissions are accepted annually
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