Jenni Sears, Music Educator

Jenni Sears, Music Educator

“I am an elementary music teacher at Chamberlain Elementary School. I teach kindergarten through fifth-graders how to make music. So we sing, dance, and play, and those are some of the fun things that we do. One of the things I love about making music is that we can...
Todd Helmuth, Wood-Worker

Todd Helmuth, Wood-Worker

“My medium is wood. My favorite style is the Arts and Crafts, Prairie, Mid-Century Modern – the simple, timeless looks that those styles give. I’ve always loved the look of those in houses and architecture, and then the matching furniture to go with them as...
Irene Ortiz, Jewelry Maker

Irene Ortiz, Jewelry Maker

“A proud moment for me was a necklace piece that I made. I tried to do a piece at the end of my course that had almost all the techniques that I learned in it. I wanted to make something that was special for me. I actually made two of them that had all those things....
Caitlin Lanctot, Jewelry Maker

Caitlin Lanctot, Jewelry Maker

“I’m a jewelry maker, and that means a lot of different things to different people. I mostly am a metal worker and an enamelist. I work with sterling silver, copper, brass, and enamel to create jewelry of all different kinds, mostly earrings and pendants but also...
River Bend Film Festival

River Bend Film Festival

River Bend Film Festival 2020 starts TONIGHT! This year looks a lot different than past years and we’re excited to go on this virtual journey! There are still amazing short films, features, workshops, panels, and filmmaker Q&A’s to stream. Learn more...