Spring Festival - An Art & Crafts
at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN
April 8, 9, 10, 2016
1100 Canterbury Rd.
Shakopee, MN 55379
Fri. 11am-9pm; Sat. 9am-6pm; Sun. 10am-5pm
Adults $9; Seniors $8; Children Under 10 are Free.
Hundreds of artisans & crafters at the event. Free Parking.
New Book Releases by Mahieu Spaid in 2015 on Amazon! (click here)
- Learn Korean Basics - Beginning Vocabulary and Phrases
- Dear Little Lucy - If a cat had an advice column
- Adventures of Lucy and Bryan: King of Wild Island (now available for the kindle)
Winter and Spring of 2015:
Our studio is working hard to help non-profits design and create new marketing materials to promote their organizations.
Here are the areas we have experience in:
- Logo Rebranding
- Banner design
- Business card design
- Poster design
- Social media marketing
- Brochure design
Our New Quarterly ART Subscription is available in out shop. Each quarter subscribers will receive a signed piece or our work or a unique piece of handmade jewelry. The selected pieces will vary.
Fall/Winter: Creating a new book for learning - Learn Korean Basics - Beginning Vocabulary and Phrases by Mahieu
Nov. 8th - Film Festival volunteering and going to the 5th Annual MNTRFF 2014 (Minnesota Transracial Film Festival) - helping design for a non-profit who helps international adoptees
-visit our Designs and Logos page to see how we helped a non-profit that brings resources to Minnesota Adoptees.
"iPad for Business" workshop with Levi Spaid on Sept 20th
Working on more animations and drawings after your first Ebooks launched.
Spring of 2014:
Our idea of a workshop turned into an introductory class for beginners:
"iPad for Beginners" classes being offered by our Animator Levi Spaid - for those who are new to iPad and Apple -
**He is developing his own beginners guide book & follow-up classes for those who took his first Beginners class**
Follow his tips and class listings at Lightning Tech Reviews.
Little Lucy Lovebugs Books: New Release in April
New ebook publication will release our first ebook called - Dear Little Lucy - If a cat had an advice column… - meant for all ages or those who know exactly what animals would say if they could talk.
May 17 & 18th -SpringCon
Mahieu Studios will be there!
10:00 am to 5:00 pm Sat. & Sun
Come visit our table!
March 8th - Midtown Global Market Mpls, MN
We will there demonstrating and showing our work for International Women's Day! 12:30 pm!
Classes & Workshops:
"iPad for Beginners I" & "iPad for Beginners II" with Levi Spaid, animator at Mahieu Studios.
Mondays & Thursdays from 7 - 9 pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays from 7 - 9 pm
This class is meant for someone new to iPad or Apple products. Levi teaches the very basics of using an iPad and explains some of the features & settings. This not meant for an advanced user of Apple products.
He will teach a few tips & tricks to his students to make using your iPad an easier experience.
For details and registration visit his site at Lightning Tech Reviews. (Please contact him if you would like to set-up individual sessions or business/group classes outside of the listed times).
"iPad for Business"
Join Levi as he shares knowledge about using the iPad in every day business. Learn about apps other business owners are making the most of their iPads.
September 20, 2014 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Bloomington Theater and Arts Center, Bloomington MN
details and registration - click here
Where has our work been featured?
Non-profits - our design work is used within our local community to help various non-profits who believe in creating a strong community and building professionals. We have created local movie trailers and marketing materials for our non-profit groups to promote them and their annual events.
(Locally, some of us in the group serve as members to other professional organizations in our community - AdopSource and AscendNAAMBA.)
Amazon and Barnes & Noble - work from our authors is available through our digital publishing in online stores.
Pacific Trade at www.PacificTradeServices.com - logo design
The Art Shoppe in Midtown Global Market in Minneapolis - seller of our creations
Canterbury Art Festival 2016 - Spring Festival (Juried)
Minnesota - Design work for AdopSource for the MNTRFF 2014 5th annual film festival - video trailer and marketing materials.
Minneapolis - MinnAnimate II at the Ritz Theater - Official Selectee for animation short film festival
St. Paul - Korean Service Center for the Korean Adopted Artist 2013 (KAA show)
St. Paul - Festival of Nations 2013 - Korean Exhibition Booth - ***Our Booth Received an excellence award***
St. Paul - Holiday Inn - conference and workshop for Korean adoptees
Minneapolis - Fine Line Music Cafe - RAW artists May 16th 2013
St. Paul - Pan Asian Arts Festival - Landmark Center - May 19th 2013
St. Paul - International conference - June 27th 2013
July 4th 2013 - Camp Choson at St. Croix Valley Speaker & Presenter for adoption workshop
Saturday, May 18th - Reading At Boneshaker Books in Minneapolis, MN
Open Meet-Ups: (free events)
Have ideas that you want to work on and don't know where to go? Come join us for a free informal brainstorming session. We use this time to support and share our ideas with each other.
share new ideas for art projects, writing, an animationthis is the time to share resources with each other and get to know other people trying accomplish the same goal - successbring your goals and brainstorm ways to turn them into a business - we strongly encourage this one because it is our dream/goal to creative a business from our ideasjoin us for lunch or coffee laterget to know other like-minded people in your area who you can turn to for support
Next Meeting: See our calendar for the final time
Want to schedule an event with Mahieu Studios? See our links/contacts page, or send an email to the studio at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Past Showings and Events:
Winter of 2013:
Busy Blogging to provide resources and tools for you - visit our company blog.
Getting ready for launch of Little Lucy Lovebugs Books - Ebook publisher - visit our facebook page
Working on new gallery for client samples of our 2D and 3D client projects. See our video page for our latest project.
MCBA - Annual Comic show!
Oct. 5th - 10:00 - 4:00 pm
MN State Fair Grounds, St. Paul
MInneAnnimate Film Festival
Our animation short was officially selected to be shown on Sept. 7th, 2013 at 7:00 pm
Where: The Ritz Theater in Minneapolis, MN
345 13th Ave NE Minneapolis, MN 55413
Or go to MinneAnnimate website for more info:
Going to FallCon Oct. 5th 2013
State Fair Grounds
10:00 - 4:00 pm
Will be attending as a guest or participant in artist alley!
August 30th - Sept 1st - All artist tables sold out for this show!
Hyatt Regency downtown Minneapolis
Save by purchasing on the link above $30-35 for a ticket. See details at the website and register.
**We will be in artist alley with the other comic books artists, gamers, and anime lovers**
Oh yes - found through Nerd Life Conventions!
Here's a list of the Guests Invited to Speak and Perform at the show:
July 13, 2013 Midtown Global Market Music Festival! From 2- 8 pm FREE Event!
Our studio will be signing art pieces and demonstrating new pieces. Stop by and talk to us!
Escape the heat and enjoy the variety of food and shopping!
See the link below for parking and details:
Visit the Art Shoppe in Midtown Global Market during June and July 2013! You might see us there!
Minneapolis, MN - off Lake Street
August 10th - Garden Mural Celebration and Streetfair with Aldrich Arts Collaborative!
An outdoor family event from 10:00 am - Noon
Location: Aldrich Church
3501 Aldrich Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 54408
see the link for more information
Saturyday, August 17th - West Bank Music Festival
Where? Artist Market until 3:00 pm
West Bank near the U of M Twin Cities
May 19th - Pan Asian Arts Festival at St. Paul Landmark Center - 12:00 - 5:00 pm
Saturday, May 18th - Reading At Boneshaker Books in Minneapolis, MN
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Reading, Question & Answer session afterward
Children's Book reading, Adventures of Lucy and Bryan, with the author
Book signing and greeting with the author afterward!
2002 23rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404 ph: 612-871-7110 for directions
**Come Early and enjoy the cafe at the front of the book store ** Maybe you will spot me there
**Street Parking is available around the area**
visit: Boneshaker Website
RAW Artists Event Minneapolis, MN - Thursday May 16th - Expressions
Doors open at 8:00 pm
Come see myself and other emerging artists at the Fine line in downtown Minneapolis
Originals from the showroom will be features plus new pieces.
Fine Line Music Cafe: 318 North 1st Ave Minneapolis Mn 55401
Click on the link. Purchase in advance. Tickets are $10 if you reference my artist name Mahieu Spaid. http://www.rawartists.org/mahieuspaid
KAA 2013 (Korean Adopted Artists)
EDHI Cultural Event at the Korean Service Center
Saturday, April 27th 2013, St. Paul, Minnesota
2417 Larpenter Ave W Lauderdale, MN ph: 651-649-0009 for directions.
Showcased the talent of artists living in Minnesota who are Korean Adoptees!
Thanks to Shinparam Drumming Group, artists, and musicians for making the event happen.
Korean Exhibition Booth at the Festival of Nations, River Centre, St. Paul
**Booth won an excellence award**
Korean Adoptee Gathering of Friends Retreat, Holiday Inn, St. Paul
Presented Korean Adoptee Artists at the retreat and displayed work
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