Volume One Contributors

writers, photographers, artists

Anna Soldner

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Charly's Market

downtown Eau Claire finally gets its grocery

Anna Soldner, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Most people don’t equate their first job with their dream job. But for Carolyn Miller, owner of the new Charly’s Market in Phoenix Park, that’s just how it happened ...

Prospector Finds New Album

Anna Soldner, photos by Lisa Thi Beskar

After years of playing in various bands, Eau Claire native Ryan Hines decided to make the move from his five-year home of Madison to New York City. Craving a change of scenery and tired of “hipster-y,” one-hit wonder bands, he and two friends ...

Shades of Grey

graphite portrait artist Amber Russell

Anna Soldner

Whoever said being a successful artist requires formal training has met neither Amber Russell nor her portraits. Russell, a 26 year-old Eau Claire resident, has been drawing ever since her ...

Prospector Hits Pay Dirt

former local graces Sports Illustrated video and Louis episode

Anna Soldner

After years of playing in various bands, Eau Claire native Ryan Hines decided to make the move from Madison to New York City.

Straight Outta Boyceville: Madilyn Bailey

young musician hits it huge on YouTube

Anna Soldner

“Her career is not a matter of if, but when.” – Music promoter Daniel Blackman on Madilyn Bailey

Strange Brew

downtown coffee shop books electronica/indie folk lineup

Anna Soldner

Coffee shops and live music go together like bees and honey, but it’s not every day you walk into a java joint and get an earful of pealing, ambient electronica mingled with indie folk rock. Kids, hang on to your stocking caps ...

Freedom of Expression

new dance class encourages youths to improvise and create dance movements naturally

Anna Soldner

It’s a chilly Monday afternoon as six children leap, spin, and crawl across a sun-drenched studio room, freely swaying their arms, thumping their feet, and slinking their bodies to fluttering music.

Wisconsin Film Festival Wants Your Celluloid

Anna Soldner

Calling all filmmakers! The 13th Annual Wisconsin Film Festival (presented by UW-Madison Arts Institute) is now accepting narrative, documentary, experimental, or animated film submissions of any length.

Wisconsin Film Festival wants your celluloid!

Anna Soldner

The 13th Annual Wisconsin Film Festival (presented by UW-Madison Arts Institute) is now accepting narrative, documentary, experimental, or animated film submissions of any length.