Listen Fridays at 9:00am (replayed on Saturday also at 9am) to Paula Granquist’s “ArtZany!: Radio for the Imagination”
Paula’s guests today are artists Mary Rossing and Wendy Nordquist who will be the Featured Artists this Saturday, 1 September 2012 from 9:00am to 2:00pm at the Riverwalk Market Fair in downtown Northfield. They will represent The Local Joint, a Northfield shop located at 310 Division Street that sells vintage and handmade art offered by a variety of local vendors.
Mary Rossing is Northfield’s current mayor and the former owner of the downtown business Present Perfect. She is an artist who primarily creates with pastel on paper and her pieces often incorporate inspirational and whimsical quotations.
Wendy Nordquist is a familiar voice on KYMN radio – she hosts the Saturday Morning Show every other weekend and hosts the weekly show Fine Tune on Sunday evenings from 6PM to 7PM. Wendy is the Perlman Teaching Museum Assistant at the Carleton College Weitz Center for Creativity. She is an artist who works with fabric and sewing to create hats and patterned clothing including her signature aprons. Visit Wendy on Facebook
Riverwalk Market Fair will be closed for Defeat of Jesse James Days, Saturday, September 8. ________________