Family Art Day 2016

Photos courtesy of Mary Farrell.

River Arts Alliance and Winona Park & Recreation held the 9th annual Family Art Day on Saturday, September 3, 2016 from 10 am to 2 pm in the Jaycees Pavilion in beautiful Lake Park.

This year, we were thrilled with the record attendance. Well over 500 children and adults participated! This is just one event that River Arts Alliance offers the Winona area that demonstrates its commitment to arts education, appreciation for public art, and community engagement. See you next year!

Special thanks go to our artists:

  • Fish Prints with Dirk Nelson
  • Sculpture with Michelle Cochran
  • Finger painting with John Durfey
  • Kosmic Knots with Tom Dukich
  • Book Arts with Jill Krase
  • Bow drill a shell for a necklace with Patty Albrecht
  • Murals with Julia Crozier
  • Acrylics with Barb Feiten
  • Puppets with Jill Marie Piggott
  • Thrown pottery with Anne Scott Plummer, Mary Denzer, Mickey Maslowski, and Sue Pariseau
  • Mosaics with Monta May
  • Clay sculpture with Emerald Hulsing
  • Masks with Julie Johnston
  • Weaving with Kathie Peterson
  • Wood and Wire Sculpture with Jamie Schell
  • Tattoos with Tove Wiggs from Minnesota Marine Art Museum
  • Giant Bubbles with Ramona Redig and Robert Aldrich
  • Hats with Amy Peterson
  • Cartooning with Mary Singer
  • Sing alongs with Amanda Grace
  • Watercolors with Kathy Delano


This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts & cultural heritage fund.