MacNider Outdoor Art Market

The MacNider Outdoor Art Market will be open from 9 am – 4 pm on June 10, 2023 with fine artists and crafts persons. This is your opportunity to purchase one-of-a-kind pottery, jewelry, sculptures, glass, and much more. By purchasing work from these artists you are not only supporting local talent, you are purchasing quality unique art. 

The Outdoor Art Market is held on the lawns of the Museum and the adjacent Mason City Public Library at 303 2nd Street SE in Mason City, Iowa during MacNider Arts Festival on Sat., June 10, 2023 from 9 am- 4 pm.

2023 Participating artists are: Art Ciccotti (glass) of Ames, TC Dakin (glass) of Kensett, Bruce Gordon (painting/drawing) of Grundy Center, Rich Herrmann (photography) of Mount Vernon, Shelly Laffe (jewelry) of Charles City, Bruce Litterer (painting/drawing) of Shell Rock, Elizabeth Long (jewelry) of Central City, Bill Mateer (ceramics) of Sheffield, Dean Schwarz (ceramics) of Decorah, Meagan Steinberg (jewelry) of St. Ansgar, Megan Wassom (mixed media) of Davenport, Chris White (glass) of Clear Lake, Andrew Wroble (painting/drawing) of Harpers Ferry, both Dan & Mickey Johnson (mixed media) and Candida Deree (glass) of Waterloo, Jenny Levernier (jewelry) of Minneapolis, Minn., Julie Petit-Thomsen (jewelry) of Austin, Minn., Susan Roskens (jewelry) of Albert Lea, Minn.; and hometown artists from Mason City are: Peggy Cornick (ceramics), Jaquelyn Hanson (painting/drawing), Tonja Ihlenfeldt (painting/drawing), Alexis Mulkey (jewelry), Zoie Papouchis (painting/drawing), Mariah Piippo (painting/other), Janelle Schiltz (ceramics), and Andreas Soemadi (painting/drawing).

NEW! You can now pay artist application fees through the website here. You can also still call them in or send by mail.

View/download the PDF application here.

The artist application deadline is April 1, 2023. If you would like more information about the MacNider Outdoor Art Market please contact Lindsay by calling 641-421-3666 or emailing