Waterloo Arts Fest Forms Available

All the info you need to get involved in the Waterloo Arts Fest on June 27 is right on this site. Visit our Waterloo Fest Event page and find contact info, a link to the official event site, and forms to download, fill out, and return to Arts Collinwood or Melanie at Music Saves. Let’s […]

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Color Me Cleveland Event

The Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (AAWR) announces the start of its week-long event, Color Me Cleveland, on Friday, June 19, 2009. Download and view the flier here! The family event features thirty of the area’s best known artists who will spread out across the Cleveland area. While an appreciative public watches, the artists […]

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The Infamous Stringdusters at the Waterloo Café

The Infamous Stringdusters at the Waterloo Café presented by The Beachland Ballroom on Saturday, May 16, at 9 pm. The Infamous Stringdusters will perform at the new Waterloo Café to celebrate both the opening of the café in the Arts Collinwood building at the corner of E156th and Waterloo, and the 5th anniversary of neighborhood […]

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AIGA Cleveland’s CLE Design Competition Show

We’re excited to be host AIGA Cleveland’s Annual Show. From their blog: Come celebrate some truly great design from our region, as we recognize the winners of the 2009 Cleveland Design Competition. Take a look at what our three esteemed judges have selected from the hundreds of entries we received. Applaud the winners, and have […]

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Waterloo Arts Fest Saturday Workshops

Every Saturday from  1:00-4:00 pm in the Arts Collinwood Community Center, from now until the Fest, we will have WAF Workshops. Exercise your creative brain cells and make lots of fun stuff for the Fest. Construct a cardboard city, paint signs, make a booth. Bring pizza, hang out, have a good time. Everyone welcome! For […]

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Nan’s Neighborhood News, April 24

Galleries ARTS COLLINWOOD GALLERY The Arts Collinwood gallery is resting until May 8, when the American Institute of Graphic Artists will open their show. Watch this space for details ART IN FULL BLOOM AT WATERLOO 7 Spring continues to Bloom at Jerry Schmidt’s Waterloo 7 gallery, where he’s collected a varied show of spring-inspired works. […]

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Summer Arts Camp: Make your plans now!

View the Gallery below from last years Arts Camp. Looks like fun, huh? Did you miss out last year? Or have such a great experience last year that you can’t wait to return? Then check out the great plans for Summer Arts Camp this year! Register now, just download this brochure and return it to […]

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Art vs. Blight – Wall Street Journal

Check out this link for a Wall Street Journal story about the Waterloo district, Arts Collinwood, and how other urban areas like ours are being revitalized via an emerging arts scene. Wall Street Journal article A great slideshow by WSJ photographer Greg Ruffing Share this:

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Blue Arrow Records and Books is all about vinyl

from cleveland.com and the Plain Dealer: April 10, 2009 by Laura DeMarco, Plain Dealer Friday! Magazine Editor You could spend hours just looking at the floor at Blue Arrow Records and Books in Collinwood. Literally. The floor of the newly opened record store on Waterloo Road — and I do mean records, just records, no […]

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Beachland’s Cindy Barber on Waterloo’s victory

Beachland Ballroom and Tavern co-owner Cindy Barber loves North Collinwood area Sunday, April 12, 2009 from the Plain Dealer and cleveland.com Cindy Barber bought into North Collinwood in a big way. In 2000, she and Mark Leddy turned the former 1950-ish Croatian Liberty Home on Waterloo Road into the rockin’ Beachland Ballroom and Tavern. As […]

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