The Shawano area is opening its doors and inviting visitors to get a glimpse of local artists at work, as well as colorful murals, barn and community quilts, and fall foliage. Shawano Country Miles of Art is a fall celebration of the arts and nature throughout Shawano and Menominee Counties (Shawano Country) in northeastern Wisconsin the first Saturday and Sunday in October, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The event will include free, self-guided tours of area artists’ studios. Most of these studios are open only for this event, providing a unique opportunity to meet the artists and purchase their work.
2018 HOST ARTISTS included David Aschenbrener; David Rand Memorial site; Wally G. Beads (Walter Gross & Mary Redman); Shanti Bennett and Bob Kloes. Other locations on the tour include the WOWSPACE Gallery in Wittenberg and the Old Feed Mill on Pleasant Street in Gresham. The Menominee Logging & Cultural Museum features American Indian and other area artists. Please visit www.smartwisconsin.com for more information.