• Does an Art Education Matter? July 11, 2024
    Whenever I’m talking to artists about their biographies or resumes, the question of art education, or lack thereof, often comes up. Artists who have completed extensive academic training want to know how best to leverage that training to build their credibility. Artists who don’t have formal training, want to know if it will hurt their […]
    Jason Horejs
  • To Title or Not to Title Your Art, That Is the Question July 9, 2024
    Last week I received an email from an artist asking about titling her work. This is one of the more common topics I discuss with artists. I understand that titling your artwork can become tiresome, and many artists feel that a title can get in the way of the artwork. Do titles really matter? Can […]
    Jason Horejs
  • Should Artists Present Artwork in Bins at Art Shows, or is it a Distraction? July 7, 2024
    In the comments on a recent post about giving buyers too many choices, artist Eric Saint Georges asked, In a show: What about the bins? Would you also limit the... The post Should Artists Present Artwork in Bins at Art Shows, or is it a Distraction? appeared first on RedDotBlog.
    Jason Horejs

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Nicholas A Poleschuk Jr is on the Next Episode of KSMQ’s Off 90

I will be on the next episode of Off 90 talking about and demonstrating my eggshell carving. The episode airs on Sunday, January 29 at 7:00pm. Encore presentations air on Thursday, February 2 at 7:30pm and on Saturday, February 4 at 5:00pm. Off 90 is a KSMQ Legacy Production that features stories from along the I90 Highway corridor in Southern Minnesota. The stories feature the arts, local land marks, inventors, local history and much more. KSMQ Digital broadcasts on 15.1 over the air and is on channel 13 on Charter Cable in Rochester.

Rochester Woodcarvers Show and April Meeting

The Rochester Woodcarvers Show is over for this year. It was an exciting show with hundreds of woodcarvings on display. If you are one of the many who came, Thank You. If not, please come next year. Our 35th Annual Show will be held March 26-27, 2011 at the Olmsted County Fairgrounds – 4H Building, 1508 Aune Drive SE, Rochester, MN 55904.

Come to the next Rochester Woodcarvers Meeting being held April 17, 2010 from 9am to 11am at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Fellowship Hall, 869 7th Ave SE, Rochester, MN 55904. I will be giving a presentation and short demonstration on sculpting a leaf using a high speed engraver. Hope to see you there.