No Coast Craft-o-Rama Takes a Field Trip! 2013 Outdoor show
For our second warm-weather No Coast Craft-o-Rama, we are joining forces with mnartists.org and Silverwood Park to host a craft show in conjunction with the famous, fabulous Field Trip! Date: Saturday, September 21, 11am-5pm Place: Silverwood Park, St. Anthony, MN It will be everything our holiday show is – and more! More music, more arts activities, more warmth and sunshine for sure! This outdoor show takes place at the arts-focused Silverwood Park, an awesome setting for a crafts show. We look forward to seeing you there!
About Field Trip
No permission slips necessary for this field trip! Silverwood Park, mnartists.org, and No Coast Craft-o-Ramaare teaming up for a day of art, craft, music and creative play. Art and nature merge in a grand spectacle for summer’s last stand! Activities to enjoy and participate in throughout the day include -
- Take in an outdoor exhibition of public sculpture;
- Shop for the latest and greatest from independent local and regional artisans;
- Take a hike with a park naturalist;
- Try your own creative hand at drawing or collaborative art-making;
- Observe demonstrations by professional artists;
- Learn creative fort construction;
- Play with a giant parachute;
- Listen to poetry readings by local authors;
- Enjoy outdoor performances by The Roe Family Singers and in the park’s natural amphitheater throughout the day.
The gallery will feature work by local artists in a celebration of art and nature. Stay for a while or spend the entire day playing at the park. Pack a picnic, relax on a blanket, and celebrate our local artistic and artisanal community in this natural setting. Wine and beer allowed; no kegs or hard alcohol. Check out the concert schedule and detailed event itinerary online. Free. Ages: All.
mnartists.org is a project of the Walker Art Center whose mission is provide access to and engagement with Minnesota’s arts culture.mnartists.org originated in 2001 as an online database of Minnesota artists and organizations from all disciplines, developed as the result of a survey of Minnesota artists conducted by The McKnight Foundation. mnartists.org currently offers Minnesota-based artists a central gathering place online through news and arts journalism and creates opportunities for exposure for working artists and off-line interaction through community programs and partnerships.
About Silverwood Park
Part of the Three Rivers Park District, Silverwood is nestled between St. Paul and Minneapolis in St. Anthony. This 120-acre urban oasis has an arts and environmental focus, offering nature inspired arts programming, gallery exhibitions, an amphitheater, and multiple outdoor sculpture installation areas.