First Lady’s Prairie Art Showcase

The annual art showcase is held in conjunction with the Governor’s Invitational Pheasant Hunt. The First Lady’s Prairie Art Showcase features talented artists from across our state and gives guests an opportunity to purchase South Dakota artwork. This year’s showcase is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, October 27 at the Ramkota Hotel and Convention Center in Pierre.

The 27 artists selected for the Art Showcase are incredibly diverse. They include:

  • Craig Alberty, Rapid City, photography
  • Mark S. Anderson, Sioux Falls, acrylic paintings
  • Pat Brown, Fort Pierre, metal (copper) jewelry and home decor
  • Deb Burckhard, Kimball, horse hair pottery
  • Frank Denton, Beresford, wood turning
  • Russ Duerksen, Sioux Falls, acrylic paintings and limited edition prints
  • Chickie Harristhal, Nemo, gourd art
  • Susan Haygood, Garretson, oil paintings
  • Nicole Heitzman, Parkston, acrylic paintings and photography
  • Dave Huebner, Bushnell, clay pottery
  • Heather Kallhoff, Watertown, jewelry
  • Lynda Larson, Minnetonka, mixed media and feathers
  • Lorie Luers, Pierre, artisan beaded jewelry
  • Clark Martinek, Mitchell, hand forged iron sculpture
  • Earlene McNeil Larson, Mission Hill, recycled fiber
  • Marilyn Nipe, Watertown, gourd art
  • Pamela Olson, Rapid City, hand beaded gourd birds, re-designed vintage jewelry
  • Adam Oswald, Harrisburg, oil, acrylic, pencil
  • Dawn Rasmussen, Kadoka, jewelry
  • Cristen J. Roghair, Okaton, photography
  • James Schoon, Vivian, sterling silver jewelry
  • Kathy Sigle, Spearfish, watercolor and graphite pencil
  • Travis Sorenson, Belle Fourche, metal sculpture
  • Joshua Spies, Sioux Falls, acrylic, oil, pencil
  • Nan Venhuizen, Sioux Falls, oil paintings
  • Larry Wold, Armour, taxidermy, bronze
  • Ginny Wolf, Lead, jewelry

Questions? Call or email:
Kate Vandel at South Dakota Arts Council:
Kathryn.Vandel@state.sd.us
605-773-3301