Summer job interviews are coming up with Mint Artists Guild!
If your art could be inspired or informed by two weeks in the beauty and untouched forests of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, the Artist-in-Residence program at Porcupine Mountain Wilderness State Park may beckon. Stay in a rustic cabin without … Read More
I want creatives to be able to be paid and respected for their work. Cézanne Charles of Creative Many, on what she hopes for in Detroit’s future. She spoke at a Detroit Creative Corridor Center event on the Saint Etienne … Read More
“When you’re making your art work, a lot of it you’re doing for yourself.” Detroit artist Scott Hocking, on not caring what other people think of your work. He spoke at a MOCAD forum in Detroit. Learn more about Hocking’s … Read More
Eighty percent of success is showing up. Woody Allen, the actor, director and movie maker
Dorothy Jett-Carter creates beautiful bags and purses from vintage African cloth. Her creative work is sold at the Detroit Institute of Arts gift shop, at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History shop and in galleries and art … Read More
(via https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sDCsdhiVMQo) This new video about Mint came from the Secret Society of Twisted Storytellers, its executive director and founder Satori Shakoor and producer Don Wellman of 248Pencils. We are so grateful! Watch it to meet three of our teens … Read More
Two Mint mentors / board members work with @trinswirecreations Trinity on her first printing . They are artists Hubert Massey and Linda Buck. Some of the prints will be given as thank you gifts to donors to our Paint Detroit … Read More