Artist/Mentor Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$550
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Maureen O'Brien
Recipient Type
Individual
Status
Completed
Start Date
June 2012
End Date
June 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Beltrami
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Education

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$550
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Annikka Roy, Trek North student of Solway, was awarded $600 to mentor with visual artist Maureen OÆBrien, also of Solway, to expand her range in the use of tools, surfaces, and media in her artwork.To measure whether she has achieved her outcomes in expanding her range in the use of tools, surfaces, and media, both the studentÆs mentor and art teacher will offer a critique and comparative evaluation of the studentÆs work before the mentorship and after.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Student noted making strides as an artist in skill and diversity; as well as having made progress with her skills in mural painting, her skill in detail work, and her skill in painting with pastels. Her awareness of her own painting increased through crit

Description of Funds
Recipient Board Members
Deane Johnson, Kathy Gustafson, Patt Rall, Diana McLain, Malotte Backer, Steve Ballard, Steve Prenevost, Nancy Cole, Lois Schaedler, Leah Prussia
Project Overview
Mentorship of Annika Roy
Project Details
Funds will assist Annikka Roy in mentoring with visual artist Maureen OÆBrien to expand her use and understanding of tools, surfaces and media.
Project Manager
First Name
Maureen
Last Name
O'Brien
Organization Name
Maureen O'Brien
State
MN
Phone
(218) 467-3273
Email
maureen@paulbunyan.net
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Deane Johnson; Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Arts Advocate; Kathy Gustafson; Visual Artist, Sculptor, Artist Career Counselor; Patt Rall; Arts Columnist, Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Visual Artist; Diana McLain; Photographer, Visual Artist, Arts Advocate; Malotte Backer; Visual Artist, Arts Advocate; Steve Ballard; Visual Artist, Art Teacher, Arts Advocate; Steve Prenevost; Arts Appreciator, Arts Advocate; Nancy Cole; Musician, Theatrical Artist, Dance Performer; Lois Schaedler; Visual Artist; Filmmaker, Photographer, Craft Artist; Leah Prussia; Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Craft Artist;
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Patt Rall; Arts Columnist, Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Visual Artist; Steve Prenevost; Arts Appreciator, Arts Advocate; Al Belleveau; Artist Mentor, Sculptor, Theatrical Artist, Arts Advocate;
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No