Little Falls High School artists to showcase work at GRA

hs-art-show-postcard-2016Great River Arts will host the annual Little Falls Community High School Art Show in the Main Gallery during the month of March. The opening reception will be Saturday, March 12, from noon – 2 p.m., featuring the music of the Flyer Jazz Combo.

During Student Art Month, the Main Gallery is filled to the brim with the fantastic work of Little Falls Community High School students from grades 9-12, said Sam Bruno, program support specialist at Great River Arts.

Works range from traditional techniques like painting and drawing to more contemporary approaches in artists books and various medium forms.

“The students bring a great range of talent to the exhibition,” Bruno said. “I am glad we can offer them a professional setting to encourage their creativity.”

Impressive quilts will once again be hanging throughout the gallery space, showcasing great craftsmanship. Another highlight of the show this year are the multitude of expertly crafted ceramics pieces from vases to dishes and sculptural pieces the creativity is limitless. Gallery visitors are amazed at the level detail the students put into their work.

Please make time in your schedule to appreciate the talent of our young, aspiring artists,” Bruno said.

Great River Arts is located at 122 SE First Street in historic downtown Little Falls.  Gallery and gift shop hours are Wednesday – Friday, from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Visit www.greatart.org to be notified of other upcoming events.

  • tmac

    This is a great display of art. If you have never attended(or even if you have) I urge you to go and take a look at what talent these students have.