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Excelsior Mn this weekend

Well… I was in The Excelsior MN show this weekend…emphasis on the WAS. Beautiful setting for a show, but unfortunately storms came through today--Saturday--with high winds. A decision was made to close the show after the first storm passed and more was expected late Sat. pm and more on Sunday. I'm sure it was a tough call, but safety was a concern. At least I had a chance to test my trimline and I had no problems at all. Unfortunately, some with EZ-UPs had a very wild ride. Felt sorry for a…


Added by Dale Yakaites (Yak) on June 14, 2014 at 11:56pm — 1 Comment

Racine, WI Monument Square Art Show

First time at this show this past weekend (May 31-June 1). My category: photography-landscapes.

A review? phhhttttt --No--A novel: by Dale (Yak) Yakaites (I'm watching my Brewers get beat by the Twins and I have plenty of time.  :-)

The Racine and Kenosha, Wisconsin, areas have had some tough times in recent years in terms of businesses closing and a bigger than normal downturn in the economy. Racine is a little rough around the edges, and I didn't know what to expect giving…


Added by Dale Yakaites (Yak) on June 3, 2014 at 9:29pm — 3 Comments

Kohler, WI, Midsummer Arts Festival Review

This is my first show review, and I just completed my first outdoor show at the Kohler Center in Sheboygan, WI. I have had some indoor show experience previously.

My medium:  Photography. I am a retired teacher, and among my duties was teaching photography for 34 years.

Dates/hours: July 20-21--Registration and setup begins on Friday at noon and goes until late into the evening if one needs the time.  Security guards patrolling on site Fri. and Sat.…


Added by Dale Yakaites (Yak) on July 22, 2013 at 9:00pm — 6 Comments

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