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MN Original's mission is to make the arts more accessible and to inspire creative expression beyond the broadcast and web.

MN Original has partnered with the Minnesota Humanities Center to create educators' guides for nearly every artist featured on the series.

For more classroom resources, visit PBS LearningMedia.


Sannerud_Wood Artist

Jim Sannerud – Wood Artist

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Haley Bonar: Heaven’s Made for Two

Benson_Jewelry

Gallen Benson – Jewelry Artist

Kaplow_Visual Artist

Shana Kaplow – Visual Artist

Bateman_Mixed-Media

Moira Bateman – Mixed-Media Artist

Daniel_Glass

Philip Daniel – Stained Glass Artist

Levy_Musician

Adam Levy – Singer/Songwriter

Mars_Visual Art

Chris Mars – Visual Artist

Melancon_Tattooer

Kurt Melancon – Tattooer

Jones_Poetry

Tish Jones – Spoken Word Poet

Gossel_Visual Artist

Greg Gossel – Visual Artist

Zabel_Springboard

Laura Zabel – Actor and Executive Director of Springboard for the Arts