Local Artists Honored by Mid-Southern Watercolorists

Three local area artists and members of the North Central Arkansas Artist League, received recognition for their achievements by the Mid-Southern Watercolorists at a Holiday Luncheon at the Arkansas Arts Center in Little Rock on Saturday, December 12. They were awarded signature status and pins to commemorate their having had paintings accepted into three or […]

December Featured Artists at the Conference Center

Shown in the photo are the photographers and coordinators of the exhibit and some of the photography. Left to Right Jennifer Kuipers, Lydia Kuipers, Jim Beach, Photography Director-Lee Phillips, Robert Gaut, Brandi Vandygriff, Makala Strang, NCA Art Exhibit Coordinator-Charlotte Rierson, Elizabeth Beach. The photos were judged by a professional photographer. They were judged on their […]

Library Featured Artist Joyce Hubbard

Joyce Hubbard moved to Mountain View with her husband in February 2007 from Connecticut. The move was inspired in 2006 after visiting friends who had previously moved here. After the visit, they started looking for a place to call their own in this wonderful, laid back community, with all its natural beauty. Painting was not […]

Featured Artists: Photographers

Shown in the photo are the photographers and coordinators of the exhibit and some of the photography. Left to Right Jennifer Kuipers, Lydia Kuipers, Jim Beach, photography director-Lee Phillips, Robert Gaut, Brandi Vandygriff, Makala Strang, NCA Art Exhibit Coordinator-Charlotte Rierson, Elizabeth Beach. The photos were judged by a professional photographer. They were judged on their […]

”‘Tis the Season: An Art Potpourri”

These artists hung more than 40 paintings at Ozark Health Medical Center. The public is invited to enjoy this free exhibit of local art. Shown here are (from left) Alison Shreck, Joyce Hartmann, Ellen Kelly, Joyce Hubbard, and Yun Kim. The North Central Arkansas Artist League has just hung a new exhibit of more than […]

Nelson Family Comes Back To the Bay

Fairfield Bay United Methodist Church would like to invite everyone to a free concert at the Methodist Church in Fairfield Bay. The concert will be Nov15 at 4 p.m. Music will be provided by the Larry Nelson family. The Nelson family has been traveling for over 30 years singing Gospel Music at various churches and […]

Blue Ribbon Beauties Reception

   The Education Center is once again proud to host the BLUE RIBBON BEAUTIES exhibit showcasing the talent of some of our students and instructors who earned Blue Ribbon and/or Best of Show recognition at the Van Buren County Fair, the North Central Arkansas District Fair, and/or the State Fair of Arkansas. This display of […]

Bob Milne Comes To Conference Center

Bob Milne is considered to be the best ragtime/boogie-woogie pianist in the world. He was filmed and documented for future generations in 2004 during three days of interviews at the Library of Congress, and was declared a “National Treasure” at the conclusion. Mr. Milne is an active “Musical Ambassador” for the United States Dept. of […]

Sisters Featured November Artists

Jan and Julie are two of the thirty six artists exhibiting their artwork in the new NCA Art Gallery Exhibit. Sisters, Jan Wilson Cobb and Julie Wilson Caswell were born in Memphis, Tennessee and lived in the area most of their lives until retiring to the Greers Ferry Lake area in 2003. They have always […]

Artist League Sponsors Watercolor Workshop

Richard Stephens stands by one of his demonstration paintings, showing four compositions from one photograph. Each section of the paper was first divided with masking tape. Painting the large picture first, he turned the paper to paint three more compositions and then removed the tape to produce the white margins. Painting quickly and loosely, he […]