North Shore Drawing Club

August 18, 2018Creative Time

In July, I met two friends for a weekend on Lake Superior’s north shore. Highlights included: Taking a picnic lunch out on the lake’s massive, smooth rocks for an afternoon of drawing next to the water. Lots of smoked fish. A key to the woodshed, which resulted in endless fires in the field stone fireplace. … Read More

Noteworthy Dive Bars

February 24, 2018Creative Time

In addition to leading unusual walking tours all over the Twin Cities, urban geographer and historian Bill Lindeke writes an ongoing series of guidebooks about dive bars in the Minneapolis/St Paul area. They serve as histories of neighborhood meeting places and reflections of the communities they serve. Purchase a copy here

Madewell Oxfords

December 7, 2016Creative Time

Sometimes I draw the clothes instead of buy the clothes. Not the oxfords, though. I did buy the oxfords.