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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.


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Pooja Goswami Pavan – Musician

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Lisa Friedrich – Pyrotechnic Artist

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Ernest Miller – Ceramics

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Peyton Scott Russell – Graffiti Artist

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Greta Claire – Artist

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Glensheen at The History Theatre – Theater

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Tom Richmond – Illustrator

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William Souder – Writer

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Mayyadda – Musician

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Tyler Michaels – Theater

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Mary Giles – Fiber Sculptor

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Kristi Abbott – Collage Artist