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Creative Communities Canvas Project 

January 2 - March 24, 2019
The Creative Communities Canvas Project is a community art project involving 350 artists of all ages and talents. Participants receive a 6-inch-by-6- inch art canvas to artistically interpret the following word as it pertains to nature:
Art canvases can be picked up at the KVR Visitor Center starting Wednesday, January 2nd or local libraries** (see Below)  beginning January 21st and must be returned to the KVR Visitor Center by February 25, 2019 by 4:30pm. 

Creative Communities Canvas Exhibit Grand Opening Weekend

March 1 & 2, 2019
8:00 - 4:30 pm

The public is invited to the grand opening of the Creative Communities Art Canvas Exhibit from 8:00 - 4:30 pm at the KVR Visitor Center.  The event will offer:

- A hospitality table
- View canvas gallery

- Registration assistance for Online Auction


Creative Communities Canvas Online Auction

March 4, 2019 - March 24, 2019

Canvases will be available thru online auction. Auction opens at 8 am on March 4, 2018 and closes on March 24, 2019 at 5 pm. The event is sponsored by the Friends of the KVR with proceeds going to the KVR Education & Events Program.  The canvases will be exhibited at the KVR Visitor Center March 1-24, 2019. 

Click here to view online auction

Online Auction Instructions and FAQ

Display showing the art canvases by various local artists

Creative Communities Art Experience
Saturday, March 2, 2019
9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Join us for a day of art exploration. Attendees will meet local artists, bid on donated canvases or view canvas collection. 

2019  Artists TBD

2018 Featured Artists:
John Tully - Paint "Exploration in Acrylic Painting"
Maureen Karlstad - Pottery "Clay in the Kitchen"
Val Jones - Cake Decorating "Beautiful Basics"
Angie Bennetto - Fabric "Botanical Stitching"
Nicholas Gale - Natural Material "Nature's Basket"

Fee:  $75/Person





Kickapoo Valley Reserve | S3661 State Highway 131 | La Farge, Wisconsin 54639 
Phone: 608-625-2960 | FAX: 608-625-2962

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