Jun
9
to Jun 11

Mineral Point Chamber Music Festival

Join us for the inuguaral Mineral Point Chamber Music Festival. Two collegiate chamber music groups will perform three full concerts over the weekend. Saturday afternoon, evening and Sunday afternoon. A panel discussion, hosted by festival founder Peter Schmalz will happen on Friday evening, followed by a dessert reception. 

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Jun
28
7:00pm 7:00pm

Open Studio for Beginning or Experienced Weavers

Enjoy the camaraderie of studio weaving. This is where beginners and experienced weavers can come together for an evening of discovery, fun, and weaving. Instructor(s) will be on hand to get you started. The first Cannery Open Weaving Studio will be June 7, 14, 21, and 28, from 7:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. You may bring your own materials or purchase from our selection of weaving supplies. Advance sign-up is advised.

Material Fee: To be determined by size of project. Nominal cost.

Instructors: Yes

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Jun
21
7:00pm 7:00pm

Open Studio for Beginning or Experienced Weavers

Enjoy the camaraderie of studio weaving. This is where beginners and experienced weavers can come together for an evening of discovery, fun, and weaving. Instructor(s) will be on hand to get you started. The first Cannery Open Weaving Studio will be June 7, 14, 21, and 28, from 7:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. You may bring your own materials or purchase from our selection of weaving supplies. Advance sign-up is advised.

Material Fee: To be determined by size of project. Nominal cost.

Instructors: Yes

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Jun
14
7:00pm 7:00pm

Open Studio For Beginning or Experienced Weavers

Enjoy the camaraderie of studio weaving. This is where beginners and experienced weavers can come together for an evening of discovery, fun, and weaving. Instructor(s) will be on hand to get you started. The first Cannery Open Weaving Studio will be June 7, 14, 21, and 28, from 7:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. You may bring your own materials or purchase from our selection of weaving supplies. Advance sign-up is advised.

Material Fee: To be determined by size of project. Nominal cost.

Instructors: Yes

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Jun
7
7:00pm 7:00pm

Open Studio for Beginning or Experienced Weavers

Enjoy the camaraderie of studio weaving. This is where beginners and experienced weavers can come together for an evening of discovery, fun, and weaving. Instructor(s) will be on hand to get you started. The first Cannery Open Weaving Studio will be June 7, 14, 21, and 28, from 7:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. You may bring your own materials or purchase from our selection of weaving supplies. Advance sign-up is advised.

Material Fee: To be determined by size of project. Nominal cost.

Instructors: Yes

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Jun
4
4:00pm 4:00pm

SNEAK PREVIEW--SINGLE WEAVING CLASSES

All are invited to try out one of the Cannery looms or just come to watch others weave. This mini-class is for anyone interested in beautiful textiles, yarn, or making things by hand. Join us and learn how to weave on a loom. All levels are welcome; we love beginners!

During this time you will experience weaving a small sampler. Times are limited to an hour for each person. First come, first serve. Sign-up online. There is a $10 fee for use of a loom for one hour, instruction and supplies.  AMP membership not required to participate in this program. 

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Feb
10
to Feb 13

2016 Paint The Point: Winter Edition

View 25 artists, from around the midwest, painting scenes of Mineral Point en plein air Wednesday, February 10 - Friday, February 12. On Saturday, February 13, view the paintings and buy them at the exhibit venue from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm.

Get to the head of the line and purchase paintings in advance! New this year are Purchase Awards. Buying a Purchase Award allows you to view and select a painting during the artist's reception on Friday night. These pre-sold paintings are a great way to show artists the strong demand for their collective work in advance of their long winter journey!


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Jan
30
7:00pm 7:00pm

Paint Party!

Come play with paint, and leave with a completed picture worthy of display. Join us Saturday, January 30, 2016, 7:00 - 9:00 pm for a paint party lead by Bruce Howdle, art instructor at UW- Platteville and owner of Howdle Studio. Location: Gray Dog Deli, 215 High Street, Mineral Point. Painting supplies furnished, refreshments available for purchase. This is a fundraiser for the Cannery Arts Incubator.


 

 

 

 

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Jan
16
to Jan 17

Member Art Show & Incubator Open House!

Arts Mineral Point's core mission is to nurture the artist community in Mineral Point by offering arts programming and events for artists.

To continue our mission to promote Mineral Point Artists, the Cannery Arts Incubator space located in the BEC Controls building, will showcase individual artists work.

Anyone is invited to contribute 2 pieces of artwork for the event.

The show will remain at the incubator through February to give the public an opportunity to view the work during the February Paint The Point Event. Submissions for AMP members are free. Non-members may pay $25 to join AMP.

Contributions to the event are coming in steadily. Currently, we have submissions of sculpture, painting and photography. 

To submit your artwork, please contact Brian Stuart. 

Final submissions should be received no later than Thursday January 14th. Art will be accepted at the Cannery Arts Incubator Wed. January 13 & 14th from 6-8 pm.

The Cannery Arts Incubator Show is open to the public Saturday, January 16 from 5-9 pm and Sunday, January 17 from 2-5 pm.

 

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Dec
5
10:00am10:00am

Gallery Night

Fresh-cut garland adorns storefronts; hundreds of luminaires line the sidewalks; the scent of roasting chestnuts and music fills the air. Gallery Night by candlelight is a magical evening, and shopping Where art is made is sure to create holiday memories.

 

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Aug
5
to Aug 8

Second Annual PAINT THE POINT

View artists painting scenes of Mineral Point en plein air, Wednesday August 5 - Friday, August 7. On Saturday morning, August 8, watch artists paint as they compete in the 2 hour Quick-Paint competition. Later on Saturday, August 8, visit all the sponsoring galleries, view the paintings, and buy them during the silent auction. Enjoy live music by great local musicians from noon - 5:00 pm at the Library Park.

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Aug
1
10:00am10:00am

Gallery Night

A sultry summer evening is a perfect occasion to stroll the historic district, and visit over 25 galleries, shops and restaurants!  Enjoy live music by great local musicians from noon - 5:00 pm, outdoors, at the Library Park.

 

 

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Jun
6
4:00pm 4:00pm

Art In Motion Parade

See the Art In Motion parade before the evening begins. Artists, young and not so young, from near and far, create spectacular works of moveable art. Watch  cars, trucks, wagons, bikes or walking works of art move by. The parade begins at 4:00 pm at the top of High Street.

 

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Jun
6
10:00am10:00am

Gallery Night

Visit over 25 galleries, shops and restaurants during the second Gallery Night of the year! See the Art In Motion parade, starting at 4:00 pm, at the top of High Street. Artists, young and not so young, from near and far, create spectacular works of movable art. Watch  cars, trucks, wagons, bikes or walking works of art move by. Listen to great live music by local musicians from noon - 5:00 pm, outdoors, at the Library Park.

 

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Aug
23
to Oct 31

Paint The Point Exhibit at Pendarvis

Visitors to the Pedarvis State Historical Site will be able view and purchase select paintings created during the Paint-Out. The show will run from Friday, August 15th through the close of Pendarvis on October 31st, in the gallery space. This gallery space is open to all Pendarvis visitors. 

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