Make MN Magazine is a quarterly independent magazine based in Minneapolis, MN. We are proud to be a woman-owned, ad-free publication – and we’re passionate about the stories of this place. Each issue of Make MN explores a theme as a creative prompt – concepts like vision, curiosity, identity, and possibility – and shares the voices of creatives navigating their craft. Read in-depth feature stories, intimate interviews, community guides, personal essays, recipes, and more. Support indie publishing and the inspiring folks we feature by subscribing!



Vol. 4, No. 1

A collection inspired and created by some wonderfully bold humans. Their stories are tucked inside, waiting for fresh eyes and open minds. It is such a joy to give energy and space to the voices in this issue, and I’m so proud of every page! Stunning cover art by She She, this issue features Sarah Agaton Howes of House of Howes, Kayla Elefson of Turtle Hare Farm, Manola Suvannarad of Maat Mons, Nicole Mayefske of Big Mouth Tarot written by Lindsay Strong, Lisa Frank of Rettlers, Linda Aldredge of Lulu Organics, photos by Hosanna Termaat, recipes by Betsy Nelson and Tom Thulen, essay by Bekah Morris, poetry + art by Moheb Soliman, and a guide to local writers by Moon Palace Books, Boneshaker Books, Subtext Books, Milkweed Books. Art direction by Sara Fowler and editorial by Kara Larson!  There’s immense possibility in these pages - read about artists, farmers, business owners, and so many more inspiring individuals. Order yours to support independent publishing!

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