Join The Drawing Project and the Floating Library for an afternoon into evening of music, drawing, poetry writing, book-making, taco-eating, well water tasting and beer drinking at the historic Schmidt Artists Lofts.
A variety of activities await you:
Bookmaking Workshop w/ Artist Aki Shibata (registration fee includes event admission)
Live Music and Drawing Activities
Poems written for you by Molly Van Avery
Projected Drawings by Aaron Marx
Inventive Drawing opportunities prompted by poet Steve Healey
Live Artist Draw and Auction
Mexican food from Tavial Grill
A tour of Schmidt’s Historic Well
Beer from St. Paul Breweries
All proceeds support the Floating Library and The Drawing Project’s matching grant awards through the Knight Arts Challenge. Each organization received a $10,000 grant that requires a 1:1 match. Support us in raising $20,000 to fund books on lakes and accessible drawing in odd places.
The Drawing Project and the Floating Library are recipients of Knight Arts Challenge Grants from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.