Arts & Culture

Adorned Homes

A White Bear Lake boutique interior design company is taking a new approach to full-service home offerings. The passion project of longtime area resident Katie Kurtz, Adorned Homes encompasses all things real estate, remodeling and furnishings.

Lighting as functional art in home decor

Functional art brightens lighting options.

Bleached wood, a trendy Fall flooring option

Carpet remains a top seller in the flooring market, but there are plenty of other flooring options for homeowners.

"Time is Running Out," a painting by White Bear Lake Area High School student Lauren Martin

White Bear Lake Area High School student Lauren Martin created Time is Running Out in Shawn Gritzmacher’s art class.

The view from the stage of the Lakeshore Players Theatre.

The Lakeshore Players Theatre and the White Bear Center for the Arts received $116,915 in grants.

Two people paddle kayaks on White Bear Lake near the Manitou Island bridge.

Stephanie Herington’s A Summer Paddle took second place in our 2018 Lens on the Lake photo contest in the People & Families category.

Artist Frank Zeller paints a watercolor at the White Bear Center for the Arts

The White Bear Center for the Arts (WBCA) is a place where creatives can collide and share their artistic talents.

A painting of a black and red figure touching a plant before a blue, sunny sky.

Eric Hupahu Cikala Miller's work will stay in your mind long after you've seen it.

A bathroom remodeled by Bald Eagle Construction, voted Best Remodeler in the Best of White Bear Lake 2019 readers' choice survey.

Ryan Schuette, owner of Bald Eagle Construction, wants to make remodeling as efficient and painless as possible for his customers.

A kitchen designed by Christina Lynn Interiors, a finalist for Best Interior Designer in the Best of White Bear Lake 2019 readers' choice survey.

At Christina Lynn Interiors, owner and lead designer Christina Miller is here to make sure her clients get the home of their dreams.

A bottle of Tattersall Bootlegger, a spirit featuring distilled lime and lemon peels, sits next to "Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens.

Co-owner Nancy Thysell recommends Seven Sisters by Lucinda Riley (Atria Books, 2014). “I love historical fiction, and a friend introduced me to this series. The wealthy adoptive father of a family of sisters dies unexpectedly and leaves each daughter a clue about where she came from.