Workshops, classes (adult and youth), technical assistance and more.

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The Minnesota State Arts Board is a state agency that stimulates and encourages the creation, performance, and appreciation of the arts in the state.Grant support is available for individual artists, arts organizations and community groups. Check out their website for further details.

Check out for a veritable plethora of arts opportunities

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Resource Library

Books, CDs, video tapes and miscellaneous publications to assist your artistic development.

Five Wings maintains an updated file of information helpful to local arts organizations. Topics include: MN State Arts Board grant opportunities, Fundraising, Planning, Nonprofit Incorporation, Grant Writing, Board Development, etc. Please feel free to stop by our office and browse!

Technical Assistance

Need some help in filling out grants, operating digital photo equipment, uploading images to websites? Give us a call. We might be able to help.

The Five Wings Staff is available, at no charge, to make site visits to any arts organization in the region to provide information, guidance or assistance in any arts related activity. Five Wings also offers periodic workshops on grant writing and other topics of interest.

Free Digital Portfolio Development

  • Bring your art, unframed if 2 dimensional, to the FWAC office
  • We have lights and digital equipment to document your work
  • Images will be uploaded to a file folder, put on disk or uploaded to internet sites.

The Five Wings Arts Council has all of the equipment and expertise to digitally photograph your existing work and publish it on the web. We will also send you away with all of your images on a CD for you to keep and use however you wish. This is a free service.

Please call 1-877-654-2166 for more information and to set up a session.

Visit our online gallery and view Pam Collins and Vonnie Tuomala's pages for examples of FWAC documented work.

Please call 1-877-654-2166 (toll free) to schedule a photo session.

Five Wings Arts Council

Serving Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, and Wadena Counties of Minnesota

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All Rights Reserved


Street Address:
121 4th St. NE
Staples, MN 56479

Use West entrance
located in parking lot behind
1st International Bank & Trust

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 118
Staples, MN 56479