The Bakken Boom! Artists Respond To The North Dakota Oil Rush

The oil rush has altered the physical and economic landscape of western North Dakota, setting changes in motion that reverberate well beyond state lines. Over…

In Studio With Illustrator Noel “Scotch” Anderson

Whether he’s creating a comic book, portraying politicians as mudslinging brats in the local paper or creating a piece for a gallery show, Noel “Scotch”…

In Studio: The Dreamy Works of Lacie Van Orman

Lacie Van Orman’s work is whimsical and dreamy, a playful and quietly vivid look at landscapes she loves. She showcases tranquil landscapes and downtown landmarks…

In Studio with Eric A. Johnson

Eric A. Johnson‘s prints are vivid and colorful, swirling with unexpected shapes and practically pulsating with energy. All photos in this post are provided by Eric…

A Peek Into Surprise-Inside Cakes With Amanda Rettke

Today, In Studio moves into the kitchen for a chat with writer and baker Amanda Rettke. Amanda is a Fargo native and a mother of…

In Studio with Beau Fraase

When asked about his art, Beau Fraase is modest. “Most of it is throw-away, pop culture art that hangs in barrooms, is printed on T-shirts…

In Studio with Punchgut

My ongoing art addiction can be directly traced to one man: Fargo artist Punchgut. Punchgut made his name creating screenprinted gigposters for artists like Lucinda…

In Studio with Sally Tvedt from The Sassy Ranch

Jewelry maker Sally Tvedt lives on a farm and ranch near Ypsilanti, ND, where she and her husband raise horses and Sally creates bold and…

In The Brewhouse with Chris Anderson from Fargo Brewing Company

Usually, the In Studio features on this site profile artists, but today we’re going inside the mind of a different type of creative thinker —…

In Studio With Megan Turner Of The Curious Cupboard

When Megan Turner contacted me about showing her work on Prairie Style File, I was curious. When she sent over the photos I asked for,…

In Studio with Troy Larson of Ghosts of North Dakota

This month’s edition of the In Studio series is a bit of a misnomer, since Troy Larson and Terry Hinnenkamp do most of their work…

In Studio with Nels Hunstad of Merch Me

Today we’re taking a look into the mind and work space of Nels Hunstad, local screen printer and the man behind Merch Me, a new website…

In Studio with Dana Holscher of Botny

Today we’re in studio with Dana Holscher, the of creator the Botny line of jewelry and accessories. Hi Dana! Tell us a little about what…

In Studio With Tanna Hill of Hill Critters

I’m excited to announce the return of the In Studio feature, where Prairie Style File takes you inside the work spaces of area artists, crafters…

In Studio With aendee Designer Ashley Dedin

I’d hope that my designs would appeal to guys and gals who, like myself, enjoy owning unique things, supporting small businesses and contributing to a…