Megan Johnson


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Wed. Jul. 26th, 2017

Check Out the Foundry Sale

V1 Staff, photos by Megan Johnson

Eau Claire warehouse opens its doors and fills up with vintage and antique treasures

Fresh Art: From the Secret World

Sun. Oct. 25th, 2015

“From the Secret World” is an exhibit featuring photography by Wanrudee Buranakorn. It recounts the tale ofa girl who said she lived in a fairyland. Narratives of reminiscences, dreams, and imagination promise to transport viewers on a journey to the ethereal world of misty woodlands ...

Wed. Jun. 10th, 2015

A Gift of Art for the Formerly Homeless

Barbara Arnold, photos by Megan Johnson

The Sojourner House, a homeless shelter owned and operated by Catholic Charities, and the Eau Claire Regional Art Center (ECRAC), have formed a unique partnership that is bringing art from ECRAC’s “Wine & Whimsy” and “Coffee & Canvas” workshops to newly housed individuals ...

liveART 5

Mon. Apr. 13th, 2015

The foundation of liveART is where the viewer/critic and the artist come together in one special place - the studio, aka The State Theatre Stage. Artists were hard at work in their individual "studio" areas, conversing with the public ...

Dulaney Jim's Art Extravaganza

Tue. Jan. 6th, 2015

On Friday, Jan. 2 Jenna Kippes and Tim Barnes displayed their works of art at Tangled up in Hue. Their show is described as "A Majestic walk through fields of sugar cane. You can't quite see where you are going, but you know it's a walk ..."

The Foundry Sale

Tue. Oct. 7th, 2014

Featuring antiques, collectives glassware, furniture, and all kinds of eclectic junque, the Foundry sale took place Oct 3-5 at The Foundry on Bellevue in Eau Claire.

Wine and Whimsy

Sun. Sep. 7th, 2014

On Friday, August 29 Wine and Whimsy took place at ECRAC. It's a 2.5-hour workshop with friends in front of a canvas with a glass of wine. An instructor guides participants through the painting. This unique event benefits the ...

Petal Premiere: Fabulous Florals and Fine Art

Fri. Aug. 8th, 2014

On Thursday, August 7 the Eau Claire Regional Arts Council and Fabulous Florals & Fine Art Committee invited patrons to Petal Premiere - a fabulous celebration. The Eau Claire Regional Arts Center hosted the inaugural event featuring 13 teams of visu

Eau Claire Artist’s Drawing Night

Mon. May. 26th, 2014

On Thursday, May 27 the Eau Claire Artist’s Drawing Group gathered for a night of uninstructed sketching with a clothed figure model at The Local Store. This will take place again once a month through August. Come to be inspired, hone your skills, an

UW-Stout School of Art and Design Faculty Show '14

Sat. Mar. 1st, 2014

An exhibition of work by 25 of the 47 UW-Stout School of Art and Design faculty and instructors is hanging in the Furlong Gallery North. Work is by teachers of Industrial, Entertainment, Game, and Graphic & Interactive Design as well as fine arts dis

Art Party Opening Reception

Wed. Dec. 11th, 2013

Art Party is an Art Show featuring new work from local Artists Andrew Weidner & Anna & Erik Christenson. The opening reception featured the band Josiah Wordsworth and took place at the Acoustic Cafe in Menomonie on Thursday, December 5th.

Cottage Winery Grape Stomp Celebration

Wed. Oct. 16th, 2013

Cottage Winery & Vineyard hosted a harvest celebration October 10-12 in Menomonie including grape stomping, wine, artisan booths, lawn games, and more. Photos are from Thursday, October 10.