Category Archives: Local Arts

RAA Member of the Month: Teresa Schumaker

Teresa Schumaker is a local potter who creates functional as well as decorative pottery. Since her retirement from teaching, Teresa has devoted her time to exploring new glazes and new pieces that have proven popularity.

An early RAA member, she has volunteered on the planning committee for the annual Winona Art Walk as well as taught thrown pottery at Family Art Day. Teresa is a valued member and volunteer! Check out her work on our website:

Kathleen Peterson: RAA Member of the Month

Kathleen Peterson is a local novelist and playwright. Her Irish-centric novel Girl on the Leeside was written under her Irish-American family name, Kathleen Anne Kenney. It was published in hardcover by Knopf/Doubleday in 2017 and the paperback version came out earlier this year. Visit to learn more about Girl on the Leeside. Three years… Continue Reading

Winona Art Walk and Tour Countdown – Location 10

We’re counting down to the 2018 Winona Art Walk and Tour. Today, we will feature location “10” on the map. Mississippi Mornings Art Studio 40341 LaMoille Dr. Featuring the work of artist Kathy Kovala: Original Watercolors, Watercolor Prints, Greeting Cards, Christmas Cards, Bookmarks, Watercolor Classes Watercolor Painting Excursions Mississippi Mornings Art Studio will celebrate… Continue Reading