For Immediate Release
Media Contact:
Matthew Bizoe
Marketing & Events Manager
JULY 29, ST. JOSEPH, MI. - Krasl Art Center (KAC) will continue hosting four local artists each Saturday in August at the Summer Art Markets on the Green. Markets are Saturdays, August 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29 from 10 AM to 2 PM.

“Our annual Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff was just too large to safely hold this year but we still wanted to provide artists and our community members a change to support each other,” said Dee Hodgson, KAC Art Fair Manager. “This summer we are thrilled to introduce our KAC faculty, ceramic guild and Shop artists to the public - their work is incredible and it’s always a great experience to visit with the creator of your next favorite artwork.”

August 1 Artists include:
  • Nicole Rimes, Jewelry & Fibers
  • Jeff & Theresa Heaton, Fibers
  • Bill Boyce, Sculpture
  • Eliot Schlaack, Drawing & Printmaking

Visit for more information on future artists at the market.

KAC Galleries and The Shop will be open from 9 AM - 5PM on Saturdays and 11 AM - 5 PM Fridays, Sundays and Mondays throughout the summer. Dex R. Jones: Storied Portraits is on view in the main gallery and sculptor Barbara Cooper is featured in the art lab .  

The Markets will adhere to KAC’s COVID-19 safety policies. Hand sanitizer will be available throughout the grounds and masks are required. Some artists accept credit cards, all accept cash. For more information visit

The Summer Art Markets on the Green events are underwritten by an Anonymous Patron who loves the Art Fair and The Livery Microbrewery.
The Summer Art Market on the Green features local artists on KAC's grounds.
About Krasl Art Center:
Krasl Art Center is a nonprofit art museum and learning center that enriches the lives of people living in or visiting Southwest Michigan by delivering enlightening art experiences through diverse education opportunities, meaningful events, and high quality exhibits and collections. KAC’s mission is to inspire meaningful change and strengthen community through the visual arts. To learn more, visit
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