Three Great Ways to Give the Gift of Art this Holiday Season!

Bemidji Community Art Center and SHOP 426 kick off the Holiday Season with the Annual Holiday Open House!  Join us on Friday Dec 7th from 4 to 7 pm and Sat Dec 3 from 10am to 2pm for holiday refreshments, free gift wrap and more.  Shop 426 features unique, hand made artwork by local and regional artists.  EXHIBITS – In the Galleries now thru Dec 22nd – 10th Annual It’s Only Clay. This year’s exhibit will include work by our 2012 IOC Juror, Robert Briscoe.  Much of the work is available for purchase just in time for Holiday Gift Giving.

The BCAC Presents the First Annual Holiday Ornament and Decoration Sale!  Give the Gift of Art by purchasing a special One-of-a-Kind Holiday Ornament! Ornaments will go on sale on Friday December 7th during the Shop 426 Holiday Open House and be available through December 22nd.   All of the ornaments have been donated with proceeds going to support programs and events like the Children’s Art Extravaganza’s, hosted throughout the year.    Visit the Art Center and Shop 426 located in the Historic Carnegie Library Building or contact us at (218) 444-7570 Hours are Tues to Fri. 12 to 5pm and Sat. 10am to 2pm. Please note: The BCAC will be closed Dec 23 through the New Year!

Bemidji Community Art Center Presents a Children’s Holiday Art Extravaganza  Saturday December 8th from 10am to 2pm in the Future Home of the BCAC – (Old Lakeside Luekens Building across the street from Library park)

This event features –

  • $1 Make and Take Art Project for Secret Family Presents (5 to choose from and recommended for school age kids)
  • Free Art Projects and Gift Wrap Station
  • Holiday Movie and Story Time with Mrs. Claus
  • And Holiday Sweet Shoppe with Fresh Baked Treats and Coffee.