Fresh Art Fall Tour – Oct 4-6, 2019, 10am-5pm

Join us for the 21st annual FRESH ART TOUR – explore scenic backroads enjoy the area’ glorious autumn views on a self-guided tour of our home studios & galleries.

Throughout the picturesque villages and countryside of Pepin and Pierce counties, the artists who call this area home welcome you. Come hear their stories and take home a bit of their inspiration.

Grab a snack, pick up a brochure & tour map at any one of the 18 sites, and watch for Fresh Art Tour logo signs along the way. We’ll SEE YOU ON THE TOUR!

  • 1 hr. from Rochester, MN

  • 1.5 hr. from the Twin Cities

  • 1 hr. from Eau Claire, WI

Stockholm Art Fair – July 20, 2019

Announcing the 46th Annual Stockholm Art Fair Poster! This year on July 20th, step into Stockholm’s Village Park and fall madly in love with 105 of the regions most talented artists. Let the swooning continue over locally sourced food and drink, four musical acts, open-all-day village galleries and cafes, and the annual commemorative poster designed by Jan Eckhart and illustrated by local plein air painter, Matt Anderson.
Summer’s magic is around the corner…. we’ll see you soon!

Spring Fresh Art Tour – June 7-9, 2019

The Fresh Art Spring Tour is a free self-guided journey to the finest studios and galleries in the Lake Pepin and Chippewa River Valleys. Enjoy the season’s roadside wild flowers and breathtaking views as you travel the famous Great River Road and the backroads of western Wisconsin. Relax and take the slow route – discover pottery, sculpture, jewelry, textiles, photography and paintings. For artist information and printable map, go to freshart.org

Wine and Wander – a Stockholm Women’s Event – November 3, 2018

Take a moment to slow down and recharge in the charming village of Stockholm this November. Treat yourself, connect with friends, shop locally handcrafted art and meet the artists.
Progressive wine tastings throughout the village with complimentary pairings at each stop!
Stockholm Pie & General Store, Abode Gallery, Humble Moon Folkstead, The Purple Turtle Artisan Colelctive, Sandy’s Clothing and Art, Hugga Bugga, The Palate.

GoPaint! An Outdoor Painting Event

The annual GoPaint Chippewa Valley Event will be held May 5-11, 2018

GO Paint! Chippewa Valley is our region’s premier plein air paint event. Numerous regional and national artists are drawn to the area to create beautiful works of art based on lovely, local landscapes. Whether you’re just starting your creative journey or have lifelong training, creatives of all ages are welcome! Be a part of the regional arts scene by participating in one or all of the many events. This event recently expanded to include the greater Chippewa Valley, some events may be held in Eau Claire.

Highlights in Pepin County include riding into the Tiffany Wildlife Area on rail motorcars in Durand to paint the scenery this unique landscape along the Chippewa River. (Wednesday, May 9, 2018 – 8 am -1 pm).

For more information and schedule of events go to http://www.eauclairearts.com/gopaint.phtml