May Workshops in Poetry and Watercolor

Region 2 Arts Council Sponsors Workshops
Let’s Do Haiku:
Images of Nature – Reflection of Ourselves
Saturday, May 16th 9 – 3 p.m.
The Hampton Inn Boardroom, Bemidji
Cost: $40, Registration Deadline is May 11, 2009
Presenter, Marsh Muirhead
Explore the history and tradition of the form from its Japanese origins to the
current English language practice with these jewel-like, sometimes explosive
haiku.
Watercolor: Throwing Paint for Foliage and Flowers
May 26 -28 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Mantrap Valley Conservation Clubhouse, Park Rapids
Cost: $100, Registration deadline is May 1, 2009
Presenter, Kathy Kovala
Kovala will challenge artists to improve their confidence and skill in watercolor
painting. She will stimulate creativity and enthusiasm for producing more and
better paintings.
TO REGISTER, for either workshop, send check payable to Region 2 Arts
Council, 426 Bemidji Avenue, Bemidji, MN 56601.

TWO MAY WORKSHOPS SPONSORED BY REGION 2 ARTS COUNCIL

Let’s Do Haiku: Images of Nature – Reflection of Ourselves
Presenter, Marsh Muirhead 

between fence rails
a little boy explains cows
to the cows

Explore the history and tradition of the form from its Japanese origins to the current English language practice with these jewel-like, sometimes explosive haiku.  Marsh Muirhead  wrote the guest commentary for the May/June Northern Arts Newsletter

Saturday, May 16th 9 – 3 p.m.
The Hampton Inn Boardroom, Bemidji
Cost: $40, Registration Deadline is May 11, 2009 
To register send check payable to Region 2 Arts Council, 426 Bemidji Avenue, Bemidji, MN 56601. 

Watercolor: Throwing Paint for Foliage and Flowers
Presenter, Kathy Kovala.

“Kathy Kovala is a watercolorist who is passionate about painting with this elusive medium. She is recognized nationally as an exceptional teacher and colorist and is represented in galleries in the Midwest, Kauai and Montana.”  http://www.kathykovala.com/ 

Kovala will challenge artists to improve their confidence and skill in watercolor painting. She will stimulate creativity and enthusiasm for producing more and better paintings.

May 26 -28 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Mantrap Valley Conservation Clubhouse, Park Rapids
Cost: $100, Registration deadline is May 1, 2009
To register send check payable to Region 2 Arts Council, 426 Bemidji Avenue, Bemidji, MN 56601.