An artistic opportunity comes with Gichigami Express Sled Dog Race--An art colony coloring contest

To take part in the Gichigami Express Sled Dog Race, the Grand Marais Art Colony is offering a special art contest. Stop by the Art Colony to participate in the Gichigami Express Coloring Contest Jan. 4-6, any time between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Just fill in the artist-rendered drawing of the sled dog race. Creativity counts! Winners will be chosen from three age brackets: 0-5, 6-12, and 13 and older. Each winner will receive a $10 gift card to the Art Colony, plus the glory of appearing on the Art Colony facebook page.

The Grand Marais Art Colony is located just two blocks up the hill from the Java Moose at 120 W. 3rd Ave.

For more information about the coloring contest or the Art Colony, call (218) 387-2737.