Events and Shows

Art Shows
 

Uptown Art Gallery Featured Artist

07/01/2014 - 08/09/2014

Uptown Gallery, Fargo, ND*

See all new originals. Stop in when you are at the street fair. The Uptown Gallery is at 72 Broadway.

Call: 701-693-7201 or email: info@TheUptownArtGallery.com for any questions.

Minneapolis Gift Mart

08/08/2014 - 08/12/2014

Sheraton Hotel, Bloomington, MN

This show is for wholesale buyers only:
Aug. 8 - 12, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
I'll be at temporary booth #344

10301 Bren Rd W, Hopkins, MN 55343
952-932-7200
1-800-626-1298

The show is jam-packed with exhibitors and their wonderful new products. I will be premiering my book Samson's Gift

Visit www.mplsmart.com for more information

Email me at ellen@givinity.com for a wholesale catalog or questions.

Island Park Show

08/23/2014 - 08/24/2014

Island Park, Fargo, ND

Stop by from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. to check out my newest original paintings, giclee reproductions and note cards. I will be there to sign my new book Samson's Gift.

Visit www.fargoparks.com for directions and parking

Samson's Gift Exhibit

09/02/2014 - 09/22/2015

Bismarck Arts & Galleries Association, Bismarck, ND

Stop by the Bismarck Arts & Galleries Association to see an exhibition of illustrations of Ellen's new book Samson's Gift, BAGA is at 422 East Front Avenue Bismarck, ND. Ellen will be there to give a gallery talk and sign books.

Samson's Gift Opening Night

09/05/2014 - 09/05/2014

Bismarck Arts & Galleries Association, Bismarck, ND

Join me at the Bismarck Arts & Galleries Association from 5-7 p.m. for the unveiling of the illustrations for my latest children's book Samson's Gift. At the opening I will be discussing how the book came about. BAGA is at 422 East Front Avenue Bismarck, ND.

FMVA Studio Crawl (preview)

09/23/2014 - 10/15/2014

The Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND

Have lunch at the Plains and see a piece by each artist to map out your crawl.
If you don't have time to stop by you can preview exhibiting artists at www.fmva.us

Heartland Fall Forum

09/30/2014 - 10/02/2014

The Deopt, Minneapolis, MN


Book show for trade only:

I will be premiering my new children's book Samson's Gift. I will also be selling giclee reproductions of my artwork and note cards.

225 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55401

Visit www.heartlandfallforum.org/aboutcontact/ for contact information or www.heartlandfallforum.com for general information about the show.

FMVA Studio Crawl

10/04/2014 - 10/05/2014

Ellen Jean Diederich's Studio, Fargo, ND

Stop by between noon - 6 p.m. for on demand demonstrations. This is a fabulous tour you can take of artists working in their studios. Learn about my painting and you can pick up my new book Samson's Gift and get it signed. Ellen's studio is at 3374 Maplewood Court Fargo, ND.

For a full map: www.plainsart.org

Samson's Gift Book Reading

10/10/2014 - 10/10/2014

Zandbroz, Fargo, ND

Join me Friday, Oct. 10 at 6:30 p.m. to purchase a signed copy of my newest children's book Samson's Gift.

Artfest

10/17/2014 - 10/18/2014

State Fair Center, Minot, ND

Join me for the 2014 Artfest in Minot, ND.

Friday, Oct. 17, 7-10 p.m. Buy your ticket to attend the premiere night. Premiere night will feature hors d'ouevres and cocktails.


Saturday Oct. 18 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Family day is set up around children's art activities. Children can participate in a scavenger hunt for art supplies to create their own Picasso inspired masterpiece.

State Fair Center 2005 Burdick Exwy East, 4H Hall.

Contact Nancy F. Walter, executive director, 701-838-4445,
or visit www.taubemuseum.org/artfest2013.htm for more information.

Underbrush Gallery Featured Artist

11/01/2014 - 11/30/2014

Underbrush Gallery, Fargo, ND

Visit the Underbrush Gallery to see a large collection of current original artwork. Call the Underbrush Gallery for any questions at 701-235-2228.

Underbrush Hours:
Monday - Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday: 9:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Fargo Holiday Showcase

11/21/2014 - 11/23/2014

Fargo Civic Center, Fargo ND

I hope you will be able to stop by my booth and see beautiful new note-cards, and giclee reproductions. I have many wonderful gift ideas.

This event is the place to be this weekend; I hope to see you there! Many other awesome North Dakota products are for sale at this event.

Friday 4 - 9 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Bismarck Holiday Showcase

12/05/2014 - 12/07/2014

Bismarck Civic Center, Bismarck, ND


Fabulous Friday

12/12/2014 - 12/12/2014

Ellen Jean Diederich's Studio, Fargo, ND

Stop by my studio from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. to take a look at what I have been working on. Pick up your Christmas Cards and enjoy some refreshments.

Send me an email at Ellen@givinity.com for a coupon that you can use at this event! My studio is at 3374 Maplewood Court Fargo, ND 58104.

Fabulous Friday

12/19/2014 - 12/19/2014

Ellen Jean Diederich's Studio, Fargo, ND

Stop by my studio from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. to take a look at what I have been working on. Pick up your Christmas Cards and enjoy some refreshments.

Send me an email at Ellen@givinity.com for a coupon that you can use at this event! My studio is at 3374 Maplewood Court Fargo, ND 58104.

 
Workshops
 

Basic Watercolor Workshop

09/03/2014 - 09/05/2014

Bismarck Arts & Galleries Association

This workshop accommodates any level of painter. We will focus on the design basics while reviewing basic watercolor skills. Bring photographs and your own sketches of things you would like to paint. The class runs from 9:00-3:30 Wednesday Sept 3rd-5th for $185.00.

We will do exercises in watercolor and expand on them in a painting or two. For a detailed description or registration information either contact BAGA phone: (701) 223-5986 or contact me by email ellen@givinity.com or call toll free 866-221-5860.
BISMARCK ART & GALLERIES ASSOC.INC.
422 EAST FRONT AVENUE
BISMARCK, ND 58504

Architecture in Landscape

10/20/2014 - 10/23/2014

Holiday Inn- Fargo, ND

This workshop is designed to help you see and better understand the elements of landscape and architecture. We will practice moving shapes around in the landscape for better painting composition. Every level painter is welcome in this class. You will learn skills that can be used in any watercolor.

For a syllabus, registration and supply list, please email ellen@givinity.com or call toll free 866-221-5860.



Underbrush Gallery Demonstration

11/01/2014

Underbrush Gallery, Fargo, ND

Please join me from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. for a demonstration at the Underbrush Gallery 1450 25th St. S. Fargo, ND.

 
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3374 Maplewood Court, Fargo, North Dakota 58103 • ellen@givinity.com
phone 701.235.4241 • toll-free 866.221.5860 • fax 701.280.2016