The Blackhawk Studio address is: 16315 140th Street, Walnut Grove, MN 56180

You can call us at: (507) 401-7907

Or e-mail the McKinneys: or


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Friends and Partners

Fiber artist and instructor
I'm busy weaving and spinning at my new studio near Walnut Grove.
Join the WAL (weave a-long) discussion on weaving an overshot scarf. See how it's done, or weave your own!

Briar Rose Fibers - P.O. Box 384, Walnut Grove, MN 56180

You can call us at: (507) 401-7907 or email us at


Digital Heirlooms: Family reunion digital documentation

We can make your family reunion or any family gathering even more special by creating a CD from scans of your existing photographs, and adding new ones, and maybe even some video of family members telling their favorite stories. We also create multimedia shows of your photographs set to music and voiceovers. The final product is placed on a CD/DVD for each family member.

You can call us at: (507) 401-7907

Please allow 8 to 12 weeks lead time for preparations prior to your reunion.

Miles Of Pork: Miles Suss' Naturally Raised Pork

Miles is the youngest member of the Local Foods Movement in our area. His custom pork is humanely raised without antibiotics or hormones. Miles's pigs have free run of indoor shelter and outdoor pasture.

Tatanka Arts: Redwood and Renville Counties Regional Arts Organization

Tatanka Arts supports and promotes art, literature, and dance in our area. Some of Tatanka's projects are the Art in the Park series of classes for children held every summer in Ramsey Park, and an art show held in conjunction with the Minnesota Inventor's Congress.

Pete Landherr Website

Pete Landherr creates unique functional pottery and archtectural acents, including one-of-a-kind fire bowls at his studio in rural Walnut Grove.
Pete's wood firings of his anagama style kiln are a community event not to be missed.
You can call Pete at: 605-695-9033 or 507-859-3101