Artwork Application For Conference Center


Anyone interested in having their artwork (including photographs) in the next exhibit at the Confernce Center, fill out the form below and return by July 21, 2014.

Watercolor Workshop Held Large Flower


Versatile, award-winning, artist Marlene Gremillion of Hot Springs Village, presented a two-day watercolor workshop at the Fairfield Bay Conference and Visitor Center in Fairfield Bay to 16 members of the North Central Arkansas Artist League June 20 and 21. Participants learned techniques to paint large, realistic flowers on full size sheets of 300-lb. Arches paper, […]

Alfred Lee Retuns To Fairfield Bay

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A native of Malaysia, Alfred Soon-Chye Lee began his studies of music at the early age of eight years old (on the organ), and three years later won his first competition (a National Electronic Organ Competition) in Malaysia. At the age of 18 he received his music theory diploma from the Associated Board of the […]

Remember When by Willa Wells

Old Old Lace

I was a member of The Fairfield Bay Little Theater when it presented “Arsenic and Old Lace” in 1990 (I think). We presented it at two separate times because it is such a classic favorite. Some of those actors are still around the area even though a little grayer, a little heavier and perhaps a […]

NCA Featured Artist At Conference Center

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Marlene Gremillion, a Hot Springs Village, Arkansas artist, enjoys creating and designing in many mediums. Texture plays an important role in what she designs, be it in oil, pastel, watercolor, collage, glass or jewelry. She enjoys working, manipulating and creating with her hands and experiments to see if she can come out with a pleasing […]

Clinton Music Festival

The 2nd Annual Clinton Music Festival will be held on Saturday, June 14 at the Van Buren County Fairgrounds in Clinton from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. The Festival showcases local talent, all of whom volunteer their time for this Van Buren County Literacy Council fundraiser.  Gospel music at 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and […]

Calling All Artists

Dorothy Hendrickson photo for Announcement_edited-1

The North Central Arkansas (NCA) Art Gallery invites Painters, 3 Dimensional Artists and photographers to submit works for the August 4, 2014 Art Exhibition in Fairfield Bay Conference & Visitors Center located at 110 Lost Creek, Fairfield, Bay. The artwork is chosen by a selection committee and is open to all artist eighteen years and […]

Arsenic And Old Lace Returns To The Bay

Lace Cast

Arsenic and Old Lace is a play written by American Playwright Joseph Kesselring in 1939. It opened on Broadway in 1941 and had a three year run with more than 1,400 performances. It became best known through the 1944 film starring Cary Grant and directed by Frank Capra. The play is a farcical black comedy […]

Rierson Featured Artist At Searcy Art Gallery

Charlotte Bailey Rierson Searcy Exhibit-1

Charlotte Bailey Rierson, of Fairfield Bay, is the featured artist at the Searcy Art Gallery located in historic Benjamin Clayton Black House on the corner of East Race and Locust streets. The One Woman Exhibit titled “Art Spirit Journey “’is on display June 3-July 29. You are invited to Charlotte’s reception Sat. June 14, 1-3 […]

“Arkansas” Theme For New Art Exhibit In Clinton


  Helping to hang the “Arkansas” exhibit are artists (from left) Joan Bland, Diana Foote, both of Holly Mountain; Judy Shumann, Diamond Bluff; Mary Shelton, Cabot; Charlotte Rierson, Fairfield Bay; and Joyce Hartmann, Choctaw. “Arkansas” is the theme of the new art exhibit by 14 local area artists hanging near the cafeteria at the Ozark […]