Music, Art, Crafts
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Making art was never an option for potter and contemporary folk artist Lisa Crews. “Creating art has been my purpose since I was a young girl when I realized this is what I am good at, this … more
The Arkansas Craft School was awarded more than $140,000 in funding from the Windgate Foundation to purchase and renovate the property formerly known as Heritage Springs Blacksmith Shop on Highway 87 in Mountain View. more
The 58th Arkansas Folk Festival is set for this Friday and Saturday in downtown Mountain View. more
Several local and regionally known musical personalities are in the running for this year’s Arkansas Country Music Awards. Voting at the website begins March 1. more
The regular three-day tour of participating artists’ private studios on the 2020 Off the Beaten Path Studio Tour was canceled this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, some of the … more
Arkansas Craft School board members Mike Engle and Jamie Murawski conduct the live auction at the ACS's 10th annual Gala held Nov. 21 at the Ozark Folk Center Skillet Restaurant. County Judge Stacey … more
While he has no formal training in painting, Mark Moller has been an artist since childhood. “I was blending colors with the crayons and doing all kinds of things,” he recalled. “I’ve been … more
While she says she is new to crafts – she’s been doing stained glass only about two years – Clarie Cresto’s home and garden in Calico Rock both offer abundant evidence of her creativity. A … more
David Shrivner of Missouri won the Adult Division and Grand Champion title at the Aug. 10 event. Rebecca Pool was second and Kailee Spickes third. Riley Morrow won the Junior Division, while Ben … more
Applying the precise style of a professional graphic artist to an ancient painting technique more associated with abstract designs, La’Nelle Gambrell has created her own unique style of art. Though … more
A longtime visitor and now resident of Mountain View, Louisiana native Glenda Tooke is one of the new additions to this fall’s Off the Beaten Path Studio Tour. Glenda paints and decorates natural … more
“It’s a bright spot for me,” Charley Sandage said about a song he wrote being recorded recently on the album The Story We Tell by the bluegrass band Joe Mullins and The Radio … more
Above, Kathleen Torres and Amanda Lewis paint rocks in Washington Street Park. Taylar Sherrill was looking for something fun for her family to enjoy over the summer that “didn’t cost an arm and a … more
The combination of artistic creativity and a compulsive nature led Skip Mathews to create what is virtually his own art form. A coppersmith for 52 years, Skip developed the technique of decorating … more
A spinning demonstration takes place March 16 during a reception at the CornerStone building on the courtsquare in Mountain View. Arkansas Craft School has purchased the building and is moving its … more
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