Calendar of Events

August 20, 2017 – August 20, 2017

2017 Luxury Remodeling Tour

Home #7 on the Luxury Remodeling Tour.

Start: August 20, 2017 12:00 pm
End: August 20, 2017 12:00 pm
Venue: Luxury Home Tour
Address:
5057 Ewing Ave S , Minneapolis, MN, 55419, United States

April 22, 2017 – April 22, 2017

2017 Mpls. & St. Paul Home Tour

We have a kitchen remodel at 2804 Fremont Ave and also showing the OA Awesome House at 5057 Ewing Ave S.

The tour is open Saturday, April 29 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 30 from 1-5 p.m

Start: April 22, 2017 10:00 am
End: April 22, 2017 10:00 am
Venue: MSP Home Tour
Address:
2804 Frenont Ave S , Minneapolis, 55408

Macalester-Groveland & Highland Home Improvement Fair

OA will be at the 25th annual Macalester-Groveland & Highland Home Improvement Fair.Come see us!

Start: April 22, 2017 8:00 am
End: April 22, 2017 8:00 am
Venue: Cretin-Derham Hall
Address:
550 South Albert Street, St Paul, MN, United States
Cost: Free

April 6, 2017

O&A with OA

Join us at the OA Awesome House at 5057 Ewing Ave S on Thursday, April 6, from 5-7pm. Drinks and desserts provided!

Start: April 6, 2017 5:00 pm
End: April 6, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: OA Awesome House
Address:
5057 Ewing Ave S , Minneapolis, 55419, United States
Cost: Free

March 31, 2017 – March 31, 2017

Spring Remodelers Showcase

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Start: March 31, 2017 12:00 pm
End: March 31, 2017 12:00 pm

March 25, 2017

SW Journal Home Fair

Come see OA at the 12th Annual Home Improvement Fair!

Start: March 25, 2017 10:00 am
End: March 25, 2017 10:00 am
Venue: Burroughs Community School
Address:
1601 W 50th St, Minneapolis, MN, 55419, United States
Cost: Free

February 12, 2017

West Metro Home Remodeling Fair

Come check us out at the West Metro Home Remodeling Fair!

Michael and Scott will also be in the Idea Center!

Start: February 12, 2017 10:30 am
End: February 12, 2017 10:30 am
Venue: Eisenhower Community Center
Address:
1001 Highway 7, Hopkins, MN, United States

November 19, 2016

Green Gift Fair

Kick off the holiday season with OA Design + Build and Do It Green! Minnesota’s 11th Annual Green Gifts Fair on Saturday, November 19th from 10am-5pm at Midtown Global Market in Minneapolis.

Shop among 80+ local, eco-friendly artists and businesses; enjoy holiday food samples, educational passport and prizes, and many green living demos. The Green Gifts Fair is a fun, family-friendly event with an estimated attendance of 6,000. A $1 donation will be accepted at the doors.

HIGHLIGHTS AT THE FAIR
* Many new vendors (80+ total vendors)
* Food Samples
* Nature Activities
* Photo Booth
* Family Passport with prizes
* Music
* Silent Auction

A sampling of the Green Activities and Demos you will find at the Green Gifts Fair:

• Free transit rides from Metro Transit (metrotransit.org)
• Educational Passport Stations with Prizes from Otogawa-Anschel (otogawa-anschel.com)
• Make your own non-toxic cleaner to take home (mwmo.org)
• Pick up free seeds or make seed balls for butterflies (gardeningmatters.org)
• Drop off your old holiday lights for recycling (recycleminnesota.org)
• Eco friendly gift wrap, gift tags and reusable bags (doitgreen.org)
• Low waste holiday party planning (eurekarecycling.org)
• Puppet show “The Way of the Monarch” follows the spectacular metamorphosis and migration of the monarch butterfly (hobt.org)

About Do It Green! Minnesota
Do It Green! Minnesota is the host of the Do It Green! Gifts Fair and over 800+ green living resources online at www.doitgreen.org.

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Start: November 19, 2016 10:00 am
End: November 19, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Midtown Global Market
Address:
920 E. Lake St., Minneapolis, MN, 55407, United States
Cost: $1

October 20, 2016

October Q & A with OA- Bathrooms

Please join us on October 20th from 5pm-7pm for drinks, desserts and design talk regarding bathrooms!

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Start: October 20, 2016 5:00 pm
End: October 20, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: OA Office
Phone: 6127897070
Address:
3212 Hennepin Ave S, Minneapolis, 55408
Cost: Free

September 8, 2016

Q & A with OA!

For our 3rd part of our Q&A series we will discuss Green Building! Join us for drinks, dessert, and design talk!

Greenbuilding

Start: September 8, 2016 5:00 pm
End: September 8, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: OA Office
Phone: 6127897070
Address:
3212 Hennepin Ave S, Minneapolis, MN, 55408, United States
Cost: Free

June 23, 2016

Q&A with OA

Everything you wanted to know about outdoor living with special guests Southview Design! Decks, Patios, Pergolas, and Plants.  Bring any and all questions for our designers to ponder.  Drinks and Desserts provided.  This event is free and open to anyone!  RSVP to 612-789-7070

Start: June 23, 2016 5:00 pm
End: June 23, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Otogawa-Anschel Design Build
Phone: 612-789-7070
Address:
3212 Hennepin Ave S, Minneapolis, MN, 55408, United States

April 30, 2016 – April 30, 2016

Minneapolis St. Paul Home Tour Home #16

The Minneapolis and Saint Paul Home Tour is an annual event that promotes city living. The tour brings thousands of home enthusiasts together for a weekend of sharing home remodeling ideas.
Come tour a 1925 home that has some awesome built ins and a secret door!

The home is #16 on the tour

Start: April 30, 2016 10:00 am
End: April 30, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Minneapolis St. Paul Home Tour
Address:
1616 E Minnehaha Parkway , Minneapolis, MN, 55407, United States

April 30, 2016 – April 30, 2016

MSP Home Tour- #11 OA Office

OA is proud to have our office on the MSP Tour. Visitors are invited to use this as a rest-room stop/coffee break, and to attend insightful home renovation talks.

Saturday, April 30, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. and Sunday, May 1, 1–5 p.m.

SATURDAY

Basements: 11:30 am. The basement is a popular space to reclaim, but becareful! The basement is the most dangerous space to remodel. This session will share best practices for a worry-free basement remodel.

Basics of Bathrooms and Tile: 3:30 p.m. From classic designs to patterns that push the whimsical envelope, tile is the cornerstone of a bathroom! Learn how to make a small bathroom feel larger,and pick up tips for staying on budget.

Second Stories: 4:30 p.m. Adding dormers to your half-story often costs as much as putting on a full 2nd story, but gives you half the space. Make full use of your home! Learn how to identify if your house is a good second-story candidate and some tips to navigate the process. Drinks and desserts served…

SUNDAY

Kitchen Basics: 12:30 p.m. The most popular reason people tour—kitchen ideas! Award-winning Otogawa-Anschel designers explain where to start and how to make your kitchen truly awesome.

Green Building: 2 p.m. What’s the real deal with Green Building? What are five steps you can take to make your home or remodel greener? Learn what is really impactful and what’s just fluff. PLUS a special look through the Otogawa-Anschel library of materials!

Granny Flats and Universal Design:4 p.m. The city of Minneapolis is encouraging the construction of “Granny Flats” aka accessory dwelling units. So what does that mean? What can you do on your property? What is the cost, and what designs are economical? Your answers are here! Drinks and desserts served.

Start: April 30, 2016 10:00 am
End: April 30, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Otogawa-Anschel Design + Build Office
Phone: 612789-7070
Address:
3212 Hennepin Ave S , Minneapolis, MN, 55408, United States

April 23, 2016

Mac Groveland Home Improvement Fair

Start: April 23, 2016 9:00 am
End: April 23, 2016 9:00 am
Venue: Cretin Derham Hall
Address:
550 South Albert Street, St. Paul, 55116, United States

April 21, 2016

Q&A with OA

Learn about what makes an awesome kitchen! We’ll be discussing in detail the aspects involved in designing and implementing an award winning kitchen!  Topics include- How to make your kitchen seem larger than it actually is, creative ways to use tile, and many more!  Bring your project questions.  Wine and dessert will be provided.  We look forward to seeing you there.

Start: April 21, 2016 5:00 pm
End: April 21, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Otogawa-Anschel Design Build
Phone: 612-789-7070
Address:
3212 Hennepin Ave South, Minneapolis
Cost: Free

April 16, 2016

South Minneapolis Housing Fair

Start: April 16, 2016 10:00 am
End: April 16, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Minneapolis Sports Center
Phone: 6122451538
Address:
2121 East Lake St, Minneapolis, 55444, United States
Cost: Free

March 26, 2016

SW Journal Home Show

Start: March 26, 2016 10:00 am
End: March 26, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Burroughs Community School
Address:
1601 50th St , Minneapolis, MN, United States

March 18, 2016 – March 18, 2016

2016 Spring Remodelers Showcase

Come visit one of our AWESOME kitchens!

This beautiful kitchen has loads of features, a timeless classic look, fine craftsmanship and appliances to match. The real mastery of this remodel comes when you see the before pictures. By moving a wall and awkward bath, Otogawa-Anschel Design+Build created this hyper-functional kitchen, a mud room, and a cozy one-half bath. Come enjoy a glass of wine and enjoy this old home’s new charm.

Friday, March 18 1pm-7pm
Saturday, March 19 noon- 6pm
Sunday, March 20 noon-6pm

Start: March 18, 2016 1:00 pm
End: March 18, 2016 1:00 pm
Address:
3412 Holmes Ave , Minneapolis, MN, 55408, United States

February 26, 2016 – February 26, 2016

10th Annual Skyway Open Golf Tournament

Come and see the OA Team’s golf holes! We will have 2 custom OA games inside of 50 S 6th St, Minneapolis.

The charitable goal of the Skyway Open is to raise money for the Intersections: Downtown 2025 Plan’s Committee to End Street Homelessness.

This year, in alignment with the Minneapolis Downtown Council’s Intersections: Downtown 2025 Plan, we’d like to announce that the Ending Street Homelessness committee will be the beneficiary of the proceeds brought in through the Skyway Open. As we continue to work toward becoming the first major city to end street homelessness, this annual community event will be a way to raise money for our continued initiatives, including raising awareness publicly about homelessness, working closely with those facing hard times and finding ways to help them establish living arrangements in the future.

Start: February 26, 2016 12:00 pm
End: February 26, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Skyway Open
Address:
50 S 6th St, Minneapolis, MN

November 21, 2015

10th Annual Green Gifts Fair!

Come visit OA at the 10th Annual Green Gifts Fair to find green gifts and tools to help you reduce your environmental footprint!

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Start: November 21, 2015 10:00 am
End: November 21, 2015 10:00 am
Venue: MIdtown Global Market
Address:
920 East Lake St , Minneapolis, MN, 55407, United States
Cost: $1

October 2, 2015 – October 2, 2015

Fall 2015 Parade of Homes Remodelers Showcase Tour

We will be showcasing two of our remodeled homes!

The first on is in Minneapolis at 3543 Humboldt Avenue S. It is #R61 in the Event.

The second home is in Rosemount at 14107 Cobbler Avenue. It is #R18 in the Event.

The hours on Friday are from 1pm to 7pm. Saturday and Sunday hours are noon to 6pm.

Start: October 2, 2015 1:00 pm
End: October 2, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: Fall 2015 Parade of Homes Remodelers Showcase Tour
Cost: Free!

June 19, 2015 – June 19, 2015

2015 Artisan Home Tour

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come see this awesome home!

Please come visit out Artisan Remodeled Home! Tickets are available online at www.artisanhometour.org

or in person at Patina or Bachman’s

Start: June 19, 2015 1:00 pm
End: June 19, 2015 1:00 pm
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Address:
2520 40th St SE , Buffalo, MN, 55313, United States

April 25, 2015 – April 25, 2015

2015 Minneapolis & Saint Paul Home Tour

Stop by and see our awesome remodel in South Minneapolis!

The Minneapolis and Saint Paul Home Tour is an annual event that promotes city living. The tour brings thousands of home enthusiasts together for a weekend of sharing home remodeling ideas. The tour is sponsored by the Planning and Economic Development departments of both cities, local financial institutions, developers, contractors and other businesses. The home tour’s most important partners, of course, are the homeowners who volunteer to open their homes.

We are showcasing 2 different homes this year! First stop is #2 on the tour. 3543 Humboldt Ave S, Minneapolis and #50 is 761 E. 3rd St. in St. Paul. The Hours are Saturadey, 10am to 5pm and Sunday 1pm to 5pm.

Start: April 25, 2015 10:00 am
End: April 25, 2015 10:00 am
Venue: Minneapolis-St. Paul Home Tour
Address:
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April 18, 2015

South Minneapolis Housing Fair

We are proud to support the South Minneapolis Housing Fair.

Here are some highlights:

  • Bring your small recyclable items to the Tech Dump Booth
  • See tiny solar house
  • Make a bird feeder with your child
  • Learn about gardening from a master gardener and about solar gardens

Michael will also be presenting ” Kitchens that ROCK!” at 2pm 

Start: April 18, 2015 10:00 am
End: April 18, 2015 10:00 am
Venue: Mpls Sports Center
Address:
2121 East Lake St., Minneapolis, MN, 55408, United States

April 11, 2015

Macalester Groveland Home Improvement Fair

Start: April 11, 2015 9:00 am
End: April 11, 2015 9:00 am
Venue: Cretin Derham Hall
Address:
550 South Albert Street, St. Paul, MN, 55116, United States

March 21, 2015

Maple Grove Home Improvement and Design Expo

$6 or free if you bring a non-perishable food item.

Start: March 21, 2015 10:00 am
End: March 21, 2015 10:00 am
Venue: Maple Grove Community Center
Address:
12951 Weaver Lake Rd , Maple Grove , MN, 55369, United States

2015 Southwest Journal Home Fair

Start: March 21, 2015 10:00 am
End: March 21, 2015 10:00 am
Venue: Burroughs Community School
Address:
1601 West 50th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55419, Minneapolis, 55419, United States
Cost: Free

March 20, 2015

Michael Anschel speaks at Good Leadership Breakfast

Otogawa-Anschel principal Michael Anschel will speak about leadership at the next Good Leadership Breakfast in Golden Valley, MN.

Start: March 20, 2015 7:15 am
End: March 20, 2015 7:15 am
Venue: Golden Valley Country Club
Address:
7001 Golden Valley Rd, Golden Valley, 55427
Cost: 30.00

March 13, 2015

Better Buildings: Better Business Wisconsin Conference

Michael Anschel will be leading two sessions at the Better Buildings: Better Business 2015 Conference in Wisconsin Dells. Both sessions take place Friday March 13. At 10:15 it’s Expert Advice for Growing a Remodeling Business” and at 2:30 “Dos and Dont’s of Great Interior Design”.

Date: March 13, 2015
Venue: Kalahari Resorts
Address:
1305 Kalahari Drive, Wisconsin Dells, 53965

February 22, 2015

West Metro Home Remodeling Fair

We will be in booth 14. Hope to see you there!

Start: February 22, 2015 10:30 am
End: February 22, 2015 10:30 am
Venue: Eisenhower Community Center
Address:
1001 Highway 7, Hopkins, MN, United States