Inside the Daily Planet, 8/26/07


No book news this week – we need more reviewers! If you have read a book by a Minnesota author, or a book with a Minnesota connection, send us your review. A Matter of Honor: Becoming a Tattoo Artist by Chris Olwell, MN Artists Chris Olwell looked into what it takes to become a tattoo artist; he hung out with Dave Zappia and his apprentice Will Richards. Someone Wants to Help You Make Your Work: Artist Grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board by Ann Klefstad with MSAB staff, MN Artists Does the Arts Board give grants to individual artists? Yes! Targeting tobacco trash by Michelle Bruch, Downtown Journal The first step for a new city cleanup campaign — “Keep Minneapolis Beautiful” — is a crackdown on litter from cigarette butts. NEW IN BLOGS Getting ready to launch into Phase II by Louis Mendoza, A journey across our America NEW IN VOICES Princess package by Elizabeth Dorsey Hatle, Minnesota Women’s Press A sobering look at princess fantasies