Artist Open House

Sculptors Dan and Lee Ross

This feature highlights the thoughts and ideas behind the work of area artists. Each segment showcases a particular individual and brings the listener into the artist’s studio. The series was funded in part by the Community Leaders Fund of the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation.


Arts, cultural and history features on WTIP are made possible in part by funding from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Check out other programs and features funded in part with support from the Heritage Fund.


 
What's On:
A card with plant materials

Artist Open House features card artist Susan Wolff

Susan Wolff works with paper in a very special way. She hand crafts cards that are elegant and simple.


Michael Monroe. Photo by Jim Brandenberg

Artist Open House features Michael Monroe

Michael Monroe has been making music for 40 years -- 20 of them in Cook County.  WTIP’s Jay Andersen recently visited with Michael about his unique creative process for Artist Open House.


 
Dave Seaton

Artist Open House: Guitar maker Dave Seaton

Before Dave Seaton went into the canoe outfitting business he built guitars.


Beryl

Author Beryl Singleton Bissell

Beryl Singleton Bissell left the monastery to marry a former priest.


 
Blackburnian warbler

Wildlife photographer David Brislance on Artist Open House

David Brislance photographs birds and animals in the Lutsen forest where he lives. WTIP’s Jay Andersen recently visited with him for another edition of Artist Open House.


Cruiser

Artist Open House features Tim Young

Tim Young is an actor, videographer, internet creator -- but most of all a painter. WTIP’s Jay Andersen recently visited with Tim for another edition of Artist Open House.


 
Anna Hess

Anna Hess featured on "Artist Open House"

Anna Hess has lived in many parts of the country, and painted when she was there.


Spring exhibit poster

Art Colony Spring Exhibit is subject of WTIP's "Artist Open House"

Recently the Grand Marais Art Colony hosted their Spring Exhibit. WTIP’s Jay Andersen spoke with artists and organizers for another edition of Artist Open House.


 
Sumi ink bee

Artist Open House features Tom McCann

Tom McCann does most of his artwork out of doors, where he is when he’s not producing complex maps for the Forest Service at the Gunflint Ranger Station.


In the studio

Nancy Daley featured on Artist Open House

Many people know Nancy Daley’s artwork through her paper making.