Within this website you will find a Weekly Blog listing
current art events throughout the Mississippi River Valley. Other pages include: artists' photo gallery, a directory
of all art locations organized by region with links to their web-pages, a list of art galleries and home based
art studios participating in the annual Spring and Fall Art Drives with a corresponding map, (the Spring MRVAD
drive is the weekend before Mother's Day and the Fall drive is the first weekend in November). There is also a printable
map, a journal of the day trips taken by Diane and Rhonda, as well as an "in the news" listing of recent articles
about MRVAD drives, artists and activities. The "Join the Directory" page is an application form for artists
and art galleries wishing to be included in this website and map.
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.ART EVENTS CALENDAR: TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT CALL AHEAD TO
CONFIRM DATES AND TIMES. 2013
December 2013 . *24
Days of Christmas Camanche, IA "Inspirational Images" -owner/artist Diane Volrath 2601 S. Washington
Blvd., Camanche, IA 52730 Her glass studio becomes Santa's gift shop, offering locally handcrafted art, homemade delicacies,
jewelry and much, much more along with her internationally acclaimed stained glass creations and other local artists'
specialties to fill your Christmas list. Hours: Mon-Fri. 10-5; Sat. 10-4 and Sun. Noon -3pm.
For more information contact Diane @ (563)343-2765.
*December 6, 2013-January 10, 2014 Dixon, IL The
Next Picture Show Color Shots 8 8am - 4pm www.TheNextPictureShow.org . . *December
7-8, 2013 Holiday Thieves' Market Iowa
Memorial Union Saturday 10-5, Sunday 10-4 email@example.com MRVAD artist Rhonda LeMar-James in attendance
Purpose: Mississippi River Valley Art Directory is a
website promoting 400 miles of art along the Mississippi River. The goal is to create one website organizing artists
of all forms of art for easy public access to websites, place of business and events.
From the start of the Mississippi River to the mouth.
Check weekly for new items, sales and open houses in the Mississippi River Valley Art