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Upstream: Tea and Stories with Anna Metcalfe

Saturday, October 28th at 10am, noon, 2pm and 4pm

Registration required


You are invited to tea with artist Anna Metcalfe along the Mississippi River at the Minnesota Marine Art Museum on Saturday, October 28.  Please come and share tea and treats together with an art project about the Mississippi River called “Upstream.”  Each participant will be invited to drink tea and share a story about life along the Mississippi River with the artist and other participants using a handmade traveling tea set. In exchange for your stories, you will have the opportunity to take a handmade cup home with you as a river souvenir.  Tea will be served at 10:00 am, noon, 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm. Call 507-474-6626 or email to reserve your spot.

Anna Metcalfe works in the intersection of public art, social engagement and craft. She makes work inspired by water, agriculture, food and community.



*Anna Metcalfe is a fiscal year 2017 recipient of an Artist Initiative grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board.  This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.