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Week of 12/21

via jenlawlerdesigns: Working working working.. have my Santa’s elf hat on! So many square rings ❤️ I’ll update with the finished rings this week. .

Support Local Arts for Holiday Shopping

Have some last minute shopping to do? Shop the Last Call // Open Studios event this Saturday at Mainframe Studios. There will be last call scavenger hunt drink tickets, live music starting 11 am by Shevelia, an Alternative Jazz Trio. At 2 pm Ramona Muse Lambert, deejay extraordinaire will be throwing down fresh some beats. If that’s leaving you hungry for more, The Tangerine Food Company will be serving sliders, soups & cocktails from 11 am until 2 pm.


6:00 Spare Heads of Frankenstein- End of the Tour Reception Urbandale Public Library

7:00 Artist Talk ft. Laura Todd DSM Brew Coffee Co.


5:00 FACE Member Show Reception Oskaloosa Art Center and Studios

5:30 Annual Designer Drink Up: Holiday Edition Hello Marjorie


10:00 LAST Call // Open Studios Mainframe Studios

11:00 Happy Hollowdays 3 Reeds Hallow


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ASAP Program Coordinator Position to start immediately.

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Art Along the Trail Deadline January 11th

Ring Out for Art 2019 Deadline March 12th

Iowa Artist Fellowship Program Deadline March 15th

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