Art Project Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,300
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Granite Arts Council
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
February 2013
End Date
May 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Yellow Medicine
Chippewa
Kandiyohi
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,300
Other Funds Leveraged
$1,750
Direct expenses
$5,050
Administration costs
$0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Grow the performance both in music talent and in audience participation.We will evaluate the show with a brief survey for the audience to fill out. We will collect surveys at the exit door or they can mail them.

Measurable Outcome(s)

A form inside the program for the audience to give us feedback. Ticket sales.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Tamara Isfeld, Brad Hall, Beverly Tellefsen, Lavonne Saquilan, Diane Ladner, Peg Furshong, Kathy Kimpling, Bill Van der Hagen, Gene Stukel, Cathy Young, Karen Odden
Project Overview
Ole and Lena Hometown Variety Show
Project Details
Ole and Lena Hometown Variety Show is a music performance from local talent and also a professional group from Nashville.
Project Manager
First Name
Tamara
Last Name
Isfeld
Organization Name
Granite Arts Council
Street Address
1071 Bergeson Dr
City
Granite Falls
State
MN
Zip Code
56241
Phone
(320) 894-0813
Email
tisfeld@mchsi.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Audrey Fuller: writer, arts advocate, tribal planner, grant writer; Maggie Harp: musician, music teacher, active in New London arts and theatre community; Barb Nelson: art teacher, vocal musician, Children's theatre director; Paula Nemes: musician, librarian, former coordinator of the Marshall Area Fine Arts Council, Vice President of the Marshall Area Stage Company; Tom Wirt: artist, owner Clay Coyote Gallery, founding member and president, Hutchinson Center for the Arts, past member Hutchinson Public Arts Commission; Mark Wilmes: actor, singer, director, president Lake Benton Opera House.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Deb Larson: visual artist, president of Big Stone County Arts Council; Jane Link: visual artist, board member of Milan Village Arts School, and Milan Community Education, and Greater Milan Initiative; Marilee Strom: musician, former art teacher, business owner; Connie Feig: arts advocate, board member of the Barn Theater and Willmar Area Arts Council; Randy Meyer: visual artist and farmer, former art teacher; Kate Aydin: retired educator, multidisciplinary curriculum developer, board member of Lincoln County Pioneer Museum; Paula Nemes: musician, librarian, former coordinator of the Marshall Area Fine Arts Council, Vice President of Marshall Area Stage Company; Tom Wirt: artist, owner of Clay Coyote Gallery, founding member and president of Hutchinson Center for the Arts, past member of Hutchinson Public Arts Commission; Susan Marco: writer, High School English and creative writing teacher; Kelly Muldoon: graphic artist, board member of Prairie Music Association and Prairie Oasis Players, former clogger; Ellen Copperud: retired language arts teacher, theatre director; Dan Wahl: visual artist, musician, participant in community theater productions, adjunct English instructor at Southwest Minnesota State University; Tamara Isfeld: visual artist, art teacher for Renville County West Schools, Arts Meander planning committee, board member at Granite Arts Council and Renville Friends of the Arts; Cindy Reverts: visual artist, treasurer of Rock County Fine Arts Association, board member for Council for Arts in Humanities in Rock County, Art Rocks planning committee; Sydney Massee: visual artist, quilter, behind the scenes assistant in theatre productions, board member of Lac qui Parle Valley School District.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No