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Cleveland Duo & James Umble Open Fall Season

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The North Central Foundation for the Arts and Education (NCAFAE) welcomes Cleveland Duo & James Umble to open their fall season. On September 13 the Fairfield Bay Conference Center will be abuzz with a most unusual combination of instrument sounds. This unique trio of musicians will present an afternoon featuring a performing style combining violin […]

Fairfield Bay Library Features Artist Charlotte Rierson

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Pictured is Charlotte Rierson with some of her paintings showcased in the Art Exhibit. Charlotte & husband, Don, moved to Fairfield Bay in 1992 from Frankfurt, Germany after Don retired his fighter pilot wings from the Air Force. They loved this area and it was close to where Charlotte was from -Jacksonville (AR). Also they […]

Donations from Performances

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Our Towne Productions, Directors, Jackie Rohrer, left and Sharon Luxon, right, present the proceeds from the most recent performances of Steel Magnolas to Robert Thompason, Conference Center Manager and Doris Williamson, Fairfield Bay Library Board member. Steel Magnolias ran four Thursdays during the month of July and attendance for all performances was high. Congratulations to […]

Upcoming Oil Painting With Doris Sexson

A new oil painting class is scheduled to begin at the FFB Community Education Center on September 3. The class will meet on Thursday’s, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., for 5 weeks. Instructor Doris Sexson says, “Put away your summer travel road maps, bathing suits, sun screen, and get your brushes, canvas, and paints ready for […]

“Poetry of Art” Displayed at Medical Center

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The public is invited to visit the new exhibit “The Poetry of Art” at the Ozark Health Medical Center on Highway 65 in south Clinton through November 9. Featured art includes both framed and unframed originals and prints by local area artists, all members of the North Central Arkansas Artist League. Title cards match poetry […]

Upcoming Oil Painting With Doris Sexson

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A new oil painting class is scheduled to begin at the FFB Community Education Center on September 3. The class will meet on Thursday’s, 9:30 to 11:30, for 5 weeks Instructor Doris Sexson says, “Put away your summer travel road maps, bathing suits, sun screen, and get your brushes, canvas, and paints ready for an […]

NCA Artist League Sponsors Watercolor Demonstration

Cynthia Shanick

Joyce Hartmann Cynthia Schanink of Hot Springs Village entertained 22 art appreciators as she taught watercolor techniques on Monday, July 13, at Fairfield Bay Visitor and Conference Center. The free event was sponsored by the NCA Artist League. Beginning with a wet half-sheet of Arches 140-lb. cold press rag paper, she applied pale gold and […]

Emily Powell Solo Photography Show

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     The North Central Arkansas Foundation for the Arts & Education (NCAFAE) is sponsoring Emily Powell in a solo photography showing at the First Service Bank in Clinton, AR through the end of August, 2015. Emily Powell, age 22, currently lives in Fairfield Bay, AR. At a very young age, she developed an interest […]

Van Swink Raffle

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An original painting in pastels, by the late Van Swink, has been donated to the Animal Shelter to help raise funds for the abandoned dogs and cats who call the shelter “home.” Inez Swink has generously agreed to help the financially distressed shelter by sharing the framed painting, titled “Antique Roses,”valued at $500. It would […]

Fairfield Abbey Tea Comes To Conference Center

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The North Central Arkansas Foundation for the Arts and Education (NCAFA&E) will sponsor a “Fairfield Abbey Tea and Afternoon Concert” in July. We are all invited to don our gloves, hat, and whatever English Garden Tea attire we desire, and come to the Fairfield Bay Conference Center for an afternoon concert featuring the “Musical Inspirations […]