Monthly Archives: July 2011

{EVENT REVIEW} MINNECON trade fair 2011 – Northland Chapter, IIDA


IIDA Northland’s MinneCon was a fun-filled day of education, new products and networking for the commercial design industry. This year proved to be another year of growth for MinneCon. A wonderful thing to see after a tough few years . Positive feedback was given by all the participants. .

AIA Minnesota’s 2011 Young Architect Award


Congratulations Maureen Ness Colburn & Rebecca Krull Kraling! This award is given to architects who are members of AIA Minnesota, have been licensed for less than 10 years, and have shown exceptional leadership in service to the profession the community, design, planning and education. . Visit American Institute of Architects Minnesota to read more about […]

Spotlight {Tasha Rae Jewelry}


Every Tuesday, we share 2 local creative businesses we think you might enjoy. You tell us if you want to see more! You want it, You get it  —- {JUST VOTE} Discovering new stuff is F-U-N!

Spotlight {Apple Sass}


Every Tuesday, we share 2 local creative businesses we think you might enjoy. You tell us if you want to see more! You want it, You get it  —- {JUST VOTE} Discovering new stuff is F-U-N!

A Few Words for the Twin Cities


. . It should come as no surprise that I love Minnesota. After all, that IS why we started this blog. Check out a few fun art pieces I found honoring our great place!  Get out there and it enjoy it! HAPPY WEEKEND! .

GET TO KNOW {Alyssa Peterson}


. Our “GET TO KNOW” Series is a way for you to find out more about THE PERSON, NOT JUST THE ART .

{EVENT PREVIEW} – MINNECON trade fair 2011 – Northland Chapter, IIDA


. Are you a Designer & you missed Neocon in June? Catch up on the new product and get your CEU’s at MINNECON 2011! July 21, 2011 11:00 am- 4:30 pm     Exhibit Hall 4:30pm – 6:00pm     Networking reception The Depot 225 Third Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55401

Spotlight {MCM Metalworks}


Every Tuesday, we share 2 local creative businesses we think you might enjoy. You tell us if you want to see more! You want it, You get it  —- {JUST VOTE} Discovering new stuff is F-U-N!

Spotlight {Cocoa & Fig}


Every Tuesday, we share 2 local creative businesses we think you might enjoy. You tell us if you want to see more! You want it, You get it  —- {JUST VOTE} Discovering new stuff is F-U-N!

GET TO KNOW {Michelle Drenckhahn}


. Our “GET TO KNOW” Series is a way for you to find out more about THE PERSON ~ NOT JUST THE ART .

NEW POSTS START MONDAY JULY 18!!!!!!


{REPOST} Color Bar – Reflection


Reflections are fun and easy to explore photographically. They are everywhere: on water, glass, mirrors or any other reflective or shiny surfaces. They can make an ordinary subject look amazing. Here are a few examples to get you started!