Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Galley and gallery: Art & Culinary Show raises more than $20,000

A server hands out pieces of tiramisu from The Deerfield for dessert as the 2014 St. Croix Art & Culinary Show winds to a close Sunday, April 27, at Ready Randy’s in New Richmond. (Photo by Micheal Foley)1 / 10
Local artist Jenna Wojan creates a work of art at her display and demonstration table during the 2014 St. Croix Art & Culinary Show on Sunday, April 27, at Ready Randy’s in New Richmond. (Photo by Micheal Foley) 2 / 10
Guests were given a plate with a built-in wine glass holster at the 2014 St. Croix Art & Culinary Show on Sunday, April 27, at Ready Randy’s in New Richmond. More than 10 local chefs prepared sample-sized creations for the event, and each was paired with a wine or beer. (Photo by Micheal Foley) 3 / 10
New Richmond Rotarians JoAnn Wrich (left) of The Deerfield, and Lisa Woletz of First National Community Bank, were part of the event organizing committee for the 2014 St. Croix Art & Culinary Show on Sunday, April 27, at Ready Randy’s in New Richmond. Woletz said this year’s event drew more than 300 people and raised more than $20,000 the Rotary Club will use to award STRIVE scholarships to local youth. (Photo by Micheal Foley)4 / 10
Each culinary creation was paired with a specific wine at the 2014 St. Croix Art & Culinary Show on Sunday, April 27, at Ready Randy’s in New Richmond. “Experience the Globe” was the theme for this year’s event. (Photo by Micheal Foley)5 / 10
Local artist Steve Mireau creates a work of art at his display and demonstration table during the 2014 St. Croix Art & Culinary Show on Sunday, April 27, at Ready Randy’s in New Richmond. (Photo by Micheal Foley)6 / 10
Chef Kari Hurtis of Ready Randy’s stirs her Chef Showdown creation on stage at the 2014 St. Croix Art & Culinary Show on Sunday, April 27. (Photo by Micheal Foley)7 / 10
Chef Gary Zielsdorf of Wild Badger plates his Chef Showdown creation on Sunday. Zielsdorf narrowly won the showdown over Kari Hurtis of Ready Randy’s. (Photo by Micheal Foley)8 / 10
Rotarian Mike Montello (right), emcee for the 2014 St. Croix Art & Culinary Show, gives directions to Chef Showdown judges in front of a room packed with more than 300 people at Ready Randy’s on Sunday, April 27. (Photo by Micheal Foley)9 / 10
Local artist Judy (Hostvet) Paulson explains a mixed media collage piece she created with only paper. Paulson donated the piece to be auctioned off at the 2014 St. Croix Art & Culinary Show on Sunday, April 27. (Photo by Micheal Foley)10 / 10

 .

Micheal Foley
Micheal Foley worked at RiverTown Multimedia from July 2013 to June 2015 as editor at the New Richmond News. 
(715) 243-7767 x241
Advertisement