Paranormal artist Brandon Kuehn has been traveling around Minnesota gathering stories that inspire his artwork. When she emigrated from Japan, Chiaki OBrien brought her knowledge of Saori weaving to Minnesota and now shares it with her new community. Sally Power specializes in the centuries-old art of paper marbling. Combining his American roots and Eastern European heritage, guitarist Sam Miltich found a home in jazz manouche.
MN ORIGINAL (MNO) is Twin Cities public television's award-winning weekly arts series celebrating Minnesota's creative community, across all disciplines and all cuLtures. MN ORIGINAL increases awareness of Minnesota artists, art organizations and arts venues, inspires viewers to think about the arts and artists in new ways and cultivates new audiences by promoting a deeper understanding of the creative process and curating contemporary arts in Minnesota for generations to come. The music featured throughout the series is created by and credited to Minnesota musicians. Nearly 400 songs by more than 250 artists in about 100 bands or ensembles are included in the music library.