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April

Quick Takes, Tuesday April 8th, 8am– 4pm

Quick Takes cost is $99 and it includes a three pose 15 minute session, 1-8x10, 2-5x7’s and 8 wallets of one pose. $105.81 with tax must be pre-paid at the time of booking.

April Showers
We could be indoors or we could be outdoors, depending upon the weather.  Bring your own slickers, umbrellas and rain boots, or use ours.  (Children’s Place and Mill’s Fleet farm usually have super cute ones; also check out GAP or Gymboree.)   Get ready for those rainy days. For the girls we will have beautiful tulips to hold. This Quick Take is for boys and girls.

Classic Black and White 
This is a Country Gallery classic!  Put your kids in long sleeved plain black clothing and black pants.  Portraits will be done on our black background using our beautiful window light, or with white clothes on our white background.  Perfect for a timeless portrait.  

Little Firefighters 
This one is fun with a group of kids or siblings.  We have the fireman coats, pants, miniature sized truck, hats, hose, and misc. gear. Bring along your own black pants and boots.  We do have some yellow boots to go with the yellow fireman’s outfit.

This in studio session works best with kids ages 3-7.


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First Holy Communion 
During the month of April only we will be offering a special for the children receiving their first communion.  For the girls and boys, bring in your bible, prayer book and Rosary.  A suit and tie looks great on the little guys and a beautiful white dress and veil for the gals.  We will have fun and be very unique and creative to create some lasting portraits of your child that will be handed down for generations to come. 

Our 10-pose, one outfit session will be on sale for only $39. ($41.68 with tax) 

We Salute You!
This is our 8th year of doing this patriotic session!  It is our way of saying thank you to those that have served our country.  You will receive a complimentary session and an 11x14 custom portrait.  Bring along the family, but be sure to bring your uniform and any other items that are meaningful to you.  Thank you.


May

Quick Takes, Tuesday May 13th, 8am – 4pm

Quick Takes cost is $99 and it includes a three pose 15 minute session, 1-8x10, 2-5x7’s and 8 wallets of one pose. $105.81 with tax must be pre-paid at the time of booking.

Betty’s Babies 
Do you have a little Betty Crocker at home?  If so, this is just for you.  Come into our test kitchen full of red and white cooking and baking items.  We may spill some flour on your child, put on an apron and hand them a mixing spatula and some eggs.  All is well; we’ll let them create their baking masterpiece. 

This is great for age’s 7 months to 5 years old.  In studio location.

Hand Colored  
Let our grown-up costumes, big old-fashioned hats and hand colored flowers take your little one to an old timeless place of make-believe and days gone by. Images will be custom colored by our digital artists. 

Recommended for ages 6months to 12 years. In studio location.

Friends Forever  
Get your friends together before school is out!  Wear matching clothes and bring fun accessories or personal props to make this session memorable.  Studio hours on Tuesdays are 8am to 8pm, so we can easily schedule this after school for you and your friends. 

In studio location for ages 3 to 16.

Swing-time Fun!    
We’ll head outside to one of our many swings.  Wear solid, bright colored clothing and let’s hope we have a nice day. Early morning or late afternoon lighting is best.

Ages 2-12


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Business Portraits 
Is it time to update your professional business portrait??  We are guessing you are overdue.  Are your marketing materials outdated?

Let Us Help
For only $99 (save $36 this month only) you will receive a 2-outfit, 10-pose session, 1 digitally enhanced and retouched image will be mailed to you on a CD for your P.R. use with copyright ownership.  Images can be viewed and chosen immediately after your session so this will only be a 1-time trip for you to make to our studio.

Fairies  
An enchanted garden full of mystical surprises takes your child into a magical world of wonder and delight. Fairy dresses supplied for age’s 6 months to 6 years.  We’ll supply the fairy dust, lots of mushrooms and the mystical forest.

10-pose session is on sale for $39.  Save $36.  Call to pre-pay your session of $41.68

Free Family Portrait Session Reminder
Last chance reminder to the parents of the high school seniors we photographed in 2013. If we did your son or daughter’s senior portraits, you get a free family session.  Call now to book your time before they leave the nest!


June

Quick Takes, Tuesday June 10th, 8am – 4pm

Quick Takes cost is $99 and it includes a three pose 15 minute session, 1-8x10, 2-5x7’s and 8 wallets of one pose. $105.81 with tax must be pre-paid at the time of booking.

All Aboard! Caboose...
Put on your pin-striped bibs, we have the hats and red scarves.  Come and visit our authentic old red caboose from the year 1914.  Don’t forget your old suitcase and teddy bear, or you can borrow one of ours.

Outdoor studio location for age’s 7 months to 12 years.

Me and My Pet 
Bring in your child with their favorite pet for this special customized session that can be done indoors or outdoors.  Bring in your dog, cat, rabbit, fish, hamster, gerbil, snake, frog, horse, cow, donkey, sheep, pig, mule, goat, chicken, bird, did we forget anything else?

Little Flyers 
Come and have your little pilot’s portrait taken with a real airplane. We have bomber jackets in sizes 4 and 7, goggles and scarf. On location session will be at the Litchfield airport hangar. Recommended for any age and family portrait sessions are welcome too.

$39 for a half hour 15 pose session.  ($41.68 after tax, pre-pay at time of booking) 


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“The Things We Do" 
For our June family promotion we want you to bring in something special to you and your family.  Bring along your fishing gear, camper, boat, motorcycle, bikes, car, truck, musical instruments, canoe, or any sports stuff. What do you do for fun?  That is what we want... Remember to coordinate your family’s clothing. 

Call us to help and to set up your family portrait session.  Pre-pay session fee of $41.68 for a 15- pose session done outdoors at our studio.  On-location?  Add $89

Gone Fishin’  
Let’s head out to our pond with fishing poles in hand.  If you want a larger portrait for your home, this would be a great time to come in.  We love to do story-telling images out on the dock.  Dress the kiddo’s in bib overalls or khaki and white.  Feel free to bring along hats, sunglasses, fishing poles and tackle boxes or use ours. Early morning light is best.  Yes, you have to get up early and be here at 8am!


July

Quick Takes, Tuesday July 15th, 8am – 4pm

Quick Takes cost is $99 and it includes a three pose 15 minute session, 1-8x10, 2-5x7’s and 8 wallets of one pose. $105.81 with tax must be pre-paid at the time of booking.

Water Babies
Come on out to our child sized waterfall area pond that is full of lily pads (and some frogs too)!  We can turn your child into a water lily flower or you can bring along their fun water toys and floaties.  This is a must-have for the kids that just love the water. 

Best for age’s 9 months to 5 years.

Me and My Bike 
Are your kids totally into their bike right now?  Or their trike?  Bring it along. 

This quick take session can be done indoors or outdoors.  For kids ages 18 months on up. Don’t forget to color coordinate their clothes with the bike and bring along any accessories.


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Christmas In July  
Plan ahead for your holiday gift giving by booking your family portrait session while it’s beautiful outdoors.  Call today to set up and pre-pay for your family portrait session time and date.

Session is on sale for only $39, save $43 ($41.68 with tax)

Field of Flowers 
This annual event is held here at Country Gallery.  Our field of wildflowers and black-eyed susans are only a few steps away. This month long promotion is great for kids of all ages and families.  For clothing, solid colors look best, white flowing dresses, white and denim, pastels and solid bright colored outfits look great.  Feel free to bring your own props to customize your session.  Horses also look awesome out in our field.

10 pose session lasts about a half hour and is on sale for $39. Pre-pay $41.68 at time of booking. Early morning  and late afternoon/early evening is best.


August

Quick Takes, Tuesday August 12th, 8am – 8pm

Quick Takes cost is $99 and it includes a three pose 15 minute session, 1-8x10, 2-5x7’s and 8 wallets of one pose. $105.81 with tax must be pre-paid at the time of booking.

Cowboys in the Barn  
Let’s head out to the old chicken coop and make it a lazy day hangin’ out in the hay.  Cowboy and cowgirl attire is a must.  We have leather chaps, vests, lots of hats and boots. 

Grandpa’s Old Truck 
A true Country Gallery classic in our 1950 Chevy truck. Dress the kids in denim and white, bibs or old-fashioned clothes and hats.   This year we will be printing the old truck photos all in brown-tone so they look very antiqued.

Getting’ Wet in the Waterfall!  
This year we are doing a fun twist with our waterfall quick take session.  The first couple of poses the kids will be dry but we will end on a fun wet note.  Dress the kids in fun bright colors, bring along hats and sunglasses and we will supply the towels.  Our waterfall has 3 sides; one of them has a 12-foot waterfall drop, great for kids to stand underneath! 

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Gone Fishin’ 
A Country Classic session held outside on our pond.  We have lots of fishing poles, but feel free to bring your own with some bait on your hook.  You never know, you could catch something.  Early morning or early evening light is best.  Try to avoid middle of the day, please.  Rolled up blue jeans, shorts or a pretty solid colored dress would look great!  No shoes needed for this one, bare feet are a must. 

This $39 half hour session fills fast, so call to reserve your perfect time slot now. Pre-pay $41.68 includes tax.

Historic Old Bridge
We are celebrating the Salsbury Bridge’s 115th birthday this year.  It is located only 4 miles from the studio.  This location is great for cars, trucks, motorcycles and old collector vehicles.  The bridge is so cool with its big iron frame and rugged board bottom.

10-pose session is $59, pre-pay $63.06 with tax.


September

Quick Takes, Tuesday September 1st, 8am – 8pm

Quick Takes cost is $99 and it includes a three pose 15 minute session, 1-8x10, 2-5x7’s and 8 wallets of one pose. $105.81 with tax must be pre-paid at the time of booking.

Old Time Football  
Come on boys’; let’s go outside for some football fun!  Antique footballs, helmets and jerseys will bring to you back to the old times of football.

The Old 1941 Mob Car  
We need you to dress up your kids like Bonnie and Clyde for this totally cool old car.  Boys could wear dad’s old suit and hold our Tommy gun.  The girls will have high heals, fancy dresses and lots of beads.

Outdoor studio location for ages 2-12.

Fruity Babies 
Baskets of apples, freshly sliced watermelon, corn on the cob.  What does your little tike love to eat?  We’ll take your little one outside in the grass so they can dig in, eat and make a mess.  We will supply the food; just let us know what is their favorite fruit or veggie.


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In Studio School Portraits 
With 6 background choices to choose from, it’s sure to please any parent. 

Packages start at only $28.50. (Pre-pay this amount at time of booking) For kids ages K-11, one outfit per child, one background and must be photographed alone. Call for more details.

End of Summer Family Session Sale
Did you want to get the family together all summer and never got around to it?  Now’s your chance before it gets too chilly outside. We have lots of areas to go outdoors like the chicken coop, caboose, 2 old trucks, the old fire truck or gangster car, lots of trees, swings, hammocks, fences, the pond with 2 docks and the beautiful waterfall area. September is truly prime time for outdoor portraits since most of our perennials are absolutely gorgeous at this time of year. 

15-pose family session is only $39.  Call now to reserve your time and pre-pay your session fee of $41.68.


October

Quick Takes, Tuesday October 7th, 8am – 8pm

Quick Takes cost is $99 and it includes a three pose 15 minute session, 1-8x10, 2-5x7’s and 8 wallets of one pose. $105.81 with tax must be pre-paid at the time of booking.

Fall Hayride 
Our old train cart wagon will be outside this year if the weather is good.  It will be full of straw bales, pumpkins and colorful gourds.  Dress the kids in their cute fall apparel and don’t forget a fun hat or their own custom carved pumpkins. Kids of any age will work out just fine for this fun quick takes session.

Little Hunters 
This is for girls and boys.  We’ll be outdoors if the weather is right.  Bring your camo, gun, bow, dog, decoys and any other accessories you can think of. We will head out to the woods, swamp or the pond, whatever you like.


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October is Family Portrait Month!
The Old  1956 Fire truck  Join us outdoors and hop on our 1956 ladder fire truck. With its open cab, it’s perfect for family and large groups and the first couple weeks of October our trees are golden, super gorgeous and make a beautiful backdrop. 

Session on sale for $39. $41.68 pre-paid with tax..  If mom or dad is an active fire fighter, the session is on the house!

Fall Families  
All these sessions will be done outdoors at our studio.  We have lots of fall colors with beautiful golden Maple trees.  Plan ahead for holiday gifts to others and Christmas cards. 

Schedule your family portrait session today and save $36.  10 pose session on sale for only $39, pre-pay session at time of booking to hold your date for $41.68 with tax included.

Annual Boo Bash Charity
Saturday the 31st, our annual Boo Bash Charity event will benefit the Tri-County Humane Society of St.Cloud.  From 8am to 4 pm we will be doing in studio sessions of your trick-or-treater in costume in our spooky Halloween set.  Come on in for food, fun and lots of treats! 

For a donation you will receive one 4x5 portrait in a folder of your child in costume.  Items needed at the shelter are: toys, cat and dog food, bleach, laundry detergent, hand sanitizer, leashes, collars or cash donations. Thank you!


November

Quick Takes, Tuesday November 11th, 8am – 8pm

Quick Takes cost is $99 and it includes a three pose 15 minute session, 1-8x10, 2-5x7’s and 8 wallets of one pose. $105.81 with tax must be pre-paid at the time of booking.

Candyland Christmas  
A brand new, white, beautifully decorated tree on the white background with lots of gumdrops and lollypops will keep the kids happy.  Dress the kids in red, greens blue, purple or pink.  Put pretty ribbons or bows in the girl’s hair and for boys, dress them in khakis or lighter colors. 

Holiday Angel’s Heavenly Children All Aglow 
Gift wrapped boxes, wings and halos make this a holiday dream.  Huge selection of holiday cards available. We will supply all white dresses wings and halos.

For ages 1 to 8 years old.

Santa Charity is Here!! 
One day only, Saturday November 8th from 8-5pm.  It will be a relaxed and enjoyable session with our magical Santa.  3 fun holiday sets to choose from!  Sessions are 15 minutes long and you can come back and view the following week, without the kids! 

Bring in an unwrapped winter clothing item for a child to hang up on our Christmas tree in our lobby. Items needed are mittens, hats, gloves, scarves, boots, blankets and winter coats.  All items will go to the St. Cloud area Salvation Army kids. We suggest at least $25 in winter clothing items should be donated.  Cash/check donations accepted also.


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Victorian Christmas  
A Victorian scene with a beautifully decorated tree will warm your heart as your little ones gather together for the holidays. You supply the Victorian dresses and hats or allow us to.  Don’t forget, boys are welcome too. 

10-pose session is only $39. 

The Family Five 
This is a quick 5 pose family session for only $15!  For the people who want a nice family portrait, but don’t want to spend an hour or two here, this is for you.  This session will be in time to order holiday cards and get your order back before Christmas.  Don’t forget, solid colors look best and color coordinate so you all match and don’t forget the family pet.

Ordering will take place 15 minutes after your session.

By the way... did we photograph your family or children this summer and you forgot or just waited to order your Holiday cards?  Don’t delay, call us today! All our holiday cards are custom designed by a true artist! 


December

Quick Takes, Tuesday December 2nd, 8am – 8pm

Quick Takes cost is $99 and it includes a three pose 15 minute session, 1-8x10, 2-5x7’s and 8 wallets of one pose. $105.81 with tax must be pre-paid at the time of booking.

Holiday Magic 
For this Quick Takes session you’ll want your little ones dressed up in their holiday best.  Session will be done in one of our custom designed Christmas sets, which ever ones goes best with your children’s clothing. This will be a perfect opportunity to get those last minute holiday cards done. 

Cowboy’s Christmas  
Merry Christmas little cowboys and cowgirls, yee haw!  Rustle up your little partners for this western set holiday hoedown.  The antique rocking horse will be parked by the decorated tree.  We have chaps, vests, hats and lots of boots.  We even have a plastic rifle for those ruff and tuff boys. An in-studio session for any age child.

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas 
Get your kids into their pajama’s and bring along a favorite book to read in front of the fireplace and Christmas tree.

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Home for the Holidays Family Session Special
Is your family together for the holidays?  Our large family session is on sale this month only for $49, save $101.  Remember to color co-ordinate and solid colors look best.  Think about where mom or dad would like to hang the portrait in their home. 

Pre-pay session for $52.37 (after tax).        


January 2015

Quick Takes, Tuesday January 13th, 8am – 8pm

Quick Takes cost is $99 and it includes a three pose 15 minute session, 1-8x10, 2-5x7’s and 8 wallets of one pose. $105.81 with tax must be pre-paid at the time of booking.

Classic Black and White 
This is a Country Gallery classic!  Put your kids in long sleeved plain black clothing and black pants.  Portraits will be done on our black background using our beautiful window light, or with white clothes on our white background.  Perfect for a timeless portrait. 

Cowboy Bath  
Yee-Haw!  This country set is designed for that little cowboy or cowgirl between the ages of 9 and 18 months that loves the water.  We have all the fun hats, tub, boots, crates, barrels and the antique rocking horse.

All month

Winter Wonderland  
This January promotion is for the family that loves to be out in the snow!  Bring along your snowmobiles, four-wheelers, skis, snowboards, sleds, skates or ice fishing equipment. Brightly colored hats, scarves, mittens or jackets really add to the look of your portraits.

$39


On-Going Promotions

Anniversary Portraits
If it is a milestone anniversary, for example, 10 year, 15 year, 40 years, 60 years, we will give you a complimentary session.

Happy 1st Birthday
Bring in a cute cake for your 1 year old.  Don’t forget some fun glasses, a hat and a #1 candle.  We have lots of diaper covers but feel free to dress them in whatever you want.  Clean up is done by us at no extra charge! 

Baby Club
We have many different options available, call us to find out more.  Most popular times are maternity, newborn (3-10 days old), 3 month, 6 month, 9 month and 1 year.

$99. We include a personalized photo collage suitable for framing. 

Birthday Club is Only $99 for 4 Sessions! 
We do 2 year, 3 year, 4 year and 5 year.  Included are the 4 sessions and a personalized photo collage suitable for framing.
Ask about our "Watch me grow" series albums. 

Destination Sessions and Weddings
You choose the special location and we’ll travel there.  Ask for Quote

*Saturday appointments require a $250 deposit. This money will go towards your session and order.
*Holiday and Sunday appointments require a $2500 down payment and minimum order.

 

"The smudges on the sliding glass door get higher and higher until one day you look
and they are gone. Kids grow up so quickly, all that remain are the memories."