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Carl Homstad is a well known painter and muralist in Decorah, but where does he gather his ideas?  Part of his process is taking panoramic photos.  Join us in a show where ideas take root.

Fraidyzoo – Halloween Construction Party

Fraidy Zoo by Thyra Heder is an children’s book featuring illustrations full of inventive, creative animal costumes.  We will read the book and then use found objects to construct animal costumes and hand puppets using our imagination.


Dig out your teen diaries, middle school essays, old love letters and anything that makes you cringe and share it!  It is a night full of laughter, tears, and memories.  Register to present your story here by November 1 and get in free, plus one free drink. Tickets are $5-$10 your choice at the door.


Pecha Kucha is a Japanese presentation style where 20 slides are shown for 20 seconds each, equaling a less than 7 minute presentation. These events are fast paced and fun. The theme of our second Pecha Kucha Night is Play.  Presenters will be covering the topic in any way that they choose.  Check out for short videos on the types of things you may see. Tickets are $5-$10 your choice at the door.

Wreck it Ralph 2 Screening Party

Dress like your favorite video game character and head over to the Wreck It Ralph 2 movie party. Create video games inspired artwork and play some fun games before header to theater to see the newly released Wreck It Ralph 2. Cost is $20, with $6.50 kiddie pack option.


What do you get for someone who has everything?  Something one of a kind.  Take home unique handmade pottery, jewelry, photography, paintings and prints while supporting local talent and supporting the livelihoods of your creative neighbors!  Meet the artists at our reception of December 7.


During the fall semester ArtHaus youth classes have been building cardboard pinball machines.  Now they are all on display and ready to be played.  Dress up in your best 80s attire for a party filled with Michael Jackson, big hair, Pop Rocks and more as you try out as many games are you like.  All proceeds will go to cover the material costs of future ArtHaus classes.

Cost is Pay Per Play.