Andrea Paulseth

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Mon. May. 9th, 2016

Opening Shot | May 4, 2016

photos by Andrea Paulseth

HAIR DO. Hosted by The Lismore in downtown Eau Claire on April 28, The Great Hair Ball was a one-of-a-kind hair show and competition where local stylists showcased their creativity while presenting fabulous follicles on live models and competing for prizes within several music-inspired categories.

Mon. May. 9th, 2016

V1’s Big Award, and a Big Thank You

Nick Meyer, photos by Andrea Paulseth

When my friend Dale Karls and I started Volume One in 2002, we never really thought of it as a business. And there certainly was no business plan. To us it was just a chance to pull together some friends ...

Fri. May. 6th, 2016

Off-Road Runner

Caleb Gerdes, photos by Andrea Paulseth

After tiring of the pavement pounding so many runners do, V1 contributor Caleb Gerdes got his mojo back in the woods, trails, and hills of Wisconsin

Fri. May. 6th, 2016

Chainsaw Serenade

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

EC Children’s Theatre has gruesome, grown-up fun with Evil Dead: The Musical

Fri. May. 6th, 2016

Positive Spin: 11-year-old spreads cheer with yo-yo wizardry

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

To say that Levi White is an energetic, enthusiastic, inspiring, and all-around cool kid would be a gross understatement. Meeting Levi, his mother, and his cousin (who was along for the ride) put a smile ...

Thu. May. 5th, 2016

Summer Theater Programs Can Spark Kids' Creativity

photos by Andrea Paulseth

There’s something magical about playing pretend. And there’s something especially remarkable about it when it happens in a collaborative group with a vision, a stage, and a little theatrical lighting. According to Kevin Grady, associate director of the Eau Claire Children’s Theatre, participating in theater ...

Thu. May. 5th, 2016

Grandma Shares 13 Fantastic Tales

Barbara Arnold, photos by Andrea Paulseth

When Jean and Tom Hebert’s grandchildren came for a visit, they got to build a huge nest of blankets, quilts, and pillows on the floor at the foot of their grandparents’ bed. And then the real fun would begin: They would grab the three-ring notebook full of stories Grandma Jean created for each grandchild based on their personalities and imagination ...

Thu. May. 5th, 2016

Expressing Feelings Without Words: art therapy helps children express inner turmoil

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

One of my favorite activities with my granddaughter is when we “do art.” We bring out the huge tub of glue, glitter, construction paper, googly eyeballs, pom-poms, markers, pencils, crayons, coloring books, stickers, pipe cleaners, and beads and just create. The creations don’t have to make sense – and they usually don’t ...

Thu. May. 5th, 2016

Online Boutique Runchkins makes buying kids’ clothes a snap

Sally Meyer, photos by Andrea Paulseth

My Facebook newsfeed has long been filled with ads for subscription services offering everything from meals to snacks, wine, adult clothing, accessories, beauty products, toys, crafts, and more. If you are looking for a more convenient way to shop and try new products, you’ll likely have no trouble finding it these days ...

The Daily Shakedown

Wed. May. 4th, 2016

The Lismore: Now Open

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Check out this huge press release from Hilton about The Lismore hotel in downtown Eau Claire, which as of tonight (May 4) is officially open for business ...

Sculpture Tour Installation 2016

Wed. May. 4th, 2016

On Wednesday, May 4, organizers installed the 2016 Eau Claire Sculpture Tour throughout downtown Eau Claire. As usual, the sculptures will remain in town for one year, during which the city will vote on one to keep.

Tue. May. 3rd, 2016

Come Out and Play, Everyone! Children’s Museum initiative opens doors to all kids

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The Children’s Museum of Eau Claire is a unique destination for the children of the Chippewa Valley to learn and be inspired by engaging all of their senses in hands-on exhibits and interactive programming. The museum’s recently launched Play for All Initiative is intended to open up the museum’s doors (and unlock its wonders) to all children ...

Tue. May. 3rd, 2016

Here's How You Can Fish ... For Free

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

We have a continuous fishing season here in Wisconsin on a wide variety of species, but the traditional kickoff for anglers comes when the general inland waters season begins on the first Saturday in May (this year, that’s May 7). According to Department of Natural Resources warden Scott Thiede, “Fishing is important to connect people with nature ...

Tue. May. 3rd, 2016

Schools May Cover Costs for Summer Camps and Classes

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Summer fun and education just got more affordable in the Altoona, Eau Claire, and Chippewa Falls school districts. Each district offers to cover tuition for select programs, classes, and summer camps for students within their boundaries. From theater to STEM classes, nature discovery groups to artistic pursuits, parents can get several hundred dollars worth of classes covered ...

Tue. May. 3rd, 2016

New-Wave Weaving

Katie Robertson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Eau Claire artist goes 3D with woven creations

Tue. May. 3rd, 2016

Historical Thrills

Gigi Roelant, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Eau Claire author delves into WWII with new spy novel

The Daily Shakedown

Tue. May. 3rd, 2016

Phoenix Park Bridge Project Aims to Add Lights and Color

Eric Christenson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

A new project from the combined brainpower of Downtown Eau Claire Inc., UW-Eau Claire, and the Eau Claire Noon Rotary Club would put dynamic, programmable lights on the Phoenix Park bridge this year. At a windy press gathering in in front of the historic bridge, which has been there since 1903, the groups shed some light (wink) on the $250,000 to $300,000 project.

The Great Hair Ball 2016

Sat. Apr. 30th, 2016

On Thursday, April 28 The Great Hair Ball took place at The Lismore in downtown Eau Claire. At this one-of-a-kind hair show and competition, you were the judge. Stylists showcased ...

Winter Beach Party at The Complexx

Fri. Apr. 22nd, 2016

Wednesday, April 20 was the last Winter Beach Party of the season at the Complexx at Wagner's Lanes. Parents and children were invited to join the fun inside the heated dome with beach toys, a sprinkler, water station, and snack.

Wed. Apr. 20th, 2016

FEATURE: Uncorking the Chippewa Valley Wine Scene

Katie Vagnino, photos by Andrea Paulseth, Hanna Agar

Yes, Wisconsin is beer country, but wine lovers who look closely will find palate-pleasing restaurants, retailers, wine bars, and vineyards aplenty.

Wed. Apr. 20th, 2016

Two Times the Treats

Katie Robertson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

ice cream tricycle proprietor opens gyro joint

Wed. Apr. 20th, 2016

Capturing the Land

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

library gallery features landscape artist Marcus Clark

Wed. Apr. 20th, 2016

Path-ematics

Caleb Gerdes, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Menomonie author explores area trails in new guide

Wed. Apr. 20th, 2016

Nothing to Fear

by Katie Vagnino, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Master Singers travel for FDR concert

Wed. Apr. 20th, 2016

Opening Shot | April 20, 2016

photos by Andrea Paulseth

THE RECYCLING FORCE IS STRONG WITH THIS ONE. Just Bag It is a UW-Eau Claire fashion show featuring students and their designs made from recycled and repurposed materials. The show was April 13 in Davies Center.

Tue. Apr. 19th, 2016

Adding a New Element

Nikki Lanzer, photos by Andrea Paulseth

UWEC a capella group writes its own origin story musical

Thu. Apr. 7th, 2016

Passion Towards Fashion

Katie Robertson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

UW-Stout show spotlights togs made without fabric

Thu. Apr. 7th, 2016

Supper Club Science

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

meal with UW-Madison profs explores culinary culture

Thu. Apr. 7th, 2016

Chippewa brewery-n-distillery is stirring up the good stuff

by Amanda Foxcroft, photos by Andrea Paulseth

There’s a new player in the Valley’s quickly evolving craft brew scene, but this one’s got a twist. The Chippewa River Distillery and Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. recently ...

Thu. Apr. 7th, 2016

On (and Off) the Rails

James Johonnott, photos by Andrea Paulseth

circus train crash inspires experimental play at UWEC

Wed. Apr. 6th, 2016

Heart for Art

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

teacher has been inspiring Altoona kids for 28 years

Wed. Apr. 6th, 2016

Sparking Regional Art

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Sculpture Tour EC attracts more Midwestern artists

Wed. Apr. 6th, 2016

Wakanda Whooper

Katie Robertson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

whooping cranes find the spotlight in local writer’s new children’s book

Wed. Apr. 6th, 2016

Of the North

Mike Seitz, photos by Andrea Paulseth

local folksters Reservoir release new EP

Tue. Apr. 5th, 2016

Harmony Within

Raquel Dorf, photos by Andrea Paulseth

all new music from flute virtuoso Phippen

Nano Days 2016

Fri. Apr. 1st, 2016

NanoDays 2016—the biggest event for the smallest science—is a nationwide festival of “edu-taining”programs about nanoscale science and engineering.

Thu. Mar. 24th, 2016

Blues From Alabama

Rob Reid, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Luedtke teams up with his childhood inspiration

Wed. Mar. 23rd, 2016

Healing Words

Amelia Kimball, photos by Andrea Paulseth

after a spine injury, poet turns to the written word

Tue. Mar. 8th, 2016

Landing on the River

Katie Robertson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

new Haymarket Landing caters to students with cool downtown digs

Tue. Mar. 8th, 2016

Come Out to Play, Everyone!

Haley Wright, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Children’s Museum initiative designed to open doors to all kids, no matter their background or income

Tue. Mar. 8th, 2016

A Taste of the Old Country

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

immigrant uses family recipe to bake delicious Finnish pierogies

Tue. Mar. 8th, 2016

Getting Better With Age

Eric Rasmussen, photos by Andrea Paulseth

a beloved teacher’s poems mark a midlife milestone