Local artist Carolyn Swiszcz talks about how she makes art and why she likes Granny Donuts and other small businesses.
There are a lot of new signs in the midst of this pandemic, many of them less than encouraging. But there are also signs of hope.
Council Member Lisa Eng-Sarne encouraged people to sit in their front yards, so I did and reflected on isolation and quarantine.
The Minnesota Regional Arts Council awarded West St. Paul a $10,000 grant for a community art project to create a mosaic sculpture.
Local artist Carolyn Swiszcz wrote about the art park in a zine titled “Sad Park,” but she’s also organizing a July 10 event to imagine the future of the park.
Our next stretch goal will bring in new voices with guest columnists, including local writer Katie Dohman and local artist Carolyn Swiszcz.