“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 […]

A Top American Idol Coming To The Bay

American Idol

Mark your calendar and tell your friends that on Friday June 13, 2014 Spencer Lloyd will be appearing at the Fairfield Bay Conference and Visitor Center. The concert will be at 7:00 pm Friday evening, tickets are $15.00 please call the conference center at 884-4202 to reserve or come buy and pick up your tickets. […]

REAL Entertainment Coming to the Bay

REAL Entertaining

On May 10, 2014 the North Central Arkansas Foundation for Art and Education will be presenting REAL Entertaining at 7 p.m. in the Performing Arts Theater at the Fairfield Bay Conference and Visitor Center. Four young ladies who are REAL, Rebecca Emily, Abigail, and Lydia energetic and full of surprises. Join in for a fun […]

Nationally Known Artist Coming To Clinton

Pat & Tracee

On May 13 – 14, a team of artists and consultants from Little Rock will be in Clinton to discuss adding more murals to the area’s growing collection of public art. Pat and Tracee Matthews, nationally-known artists, are coming to Clinton to assist with the development of murals for “We Love VBC”, the downtown revitalization […]

Oil Painting Class

Sexson Painting

New oil painting class at Community Ed. Center will begin Thursday, May 1, and meet each Thursday at 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. for five weeks. Title of the new picture will be “Water Lilies.” Students will learn the technique of layering lilies on water. Seeing the shadows in the background, then the pop of […]

(NCA) Art Gallery Invites You To Visit & View The Delightful New Art Exhibit

Pictured above is Dianne Traylor, Charlotte Rierson, Willa Wells, Bonnie Hookman and Wilba Thompson.

The Art Gallery Team includes the NCA Art Gallery Coordinator, Charlotte Rierson; NCAFAE President, Lea Berry; Conference Center Director, Wilba Thompson; NCA Artist League Liaison , Bonnie Hookman; Artist Dianne Traylor; Photography Chairman, Lee Phillips; and Art Gallery Secretary,Willa Wells. Other volunteers that helped hang the art, Steve Wiitala and Jim Hookman. The NCA Art […]

Guest Artist At Indian Hills Country Club Art Gallery

Old Home1

The art work of an Arkansan artist, Virginia Potter, is currently on display at the Indian Hills Club Gallery in Fairfield Bay. Many of her acrylic paintings are of Arkansas landscapes. Virginia was born in Quitman and continues to be inspired by the natural beauty of the land and its people. She developed a rich […]

Artists League Hold Christmas Party And Gift Exchange

Gift Exchange

Joyce Hartman SPRING IS HERE! We know winter’s over now because the NCA Artist League held their rescheduled Monday morning Christmas party, postponed four or five times due to ice and snow. Finally, on March 17, St. Patrick’s Day, the temperatures got warm enough to melt the weekly Sunday night’s freezing rain and snow, and […]

Fund Raiser for NCAFA&E Dinner Concert With A Chance To Dance

Bob Boyd

Once again it’s time to tap your toes or better yet, bring your dancing shoes! Mark your calendar for Saturday April 5 and come out and enjoy the fun and exciting special event that includes dinner, dancing and dynamic entertainment. To get your tickets, contact the Fairfield Bay Conference Center at 501-884-4202 or come to […]

Duane Hada Watercolor Workshop Held In Fairfield Bay

Artists show their watercolors featuring trout portraits or river scenes. Instructor Duane Hada stands in the back row at center. Artists are (back row, from left) Lea Berry, Julie Caswell, Alecs Long, Ellen Kelly, Jan Cobb, Joyce Hartmann; (middle row, left) Dianne Traylor, Carolyn Goettsch, Judy Shumann, Raylene Finkbeiner, Jeanne Homuth; (front row) Bonnie Hookman, Charlotte Rierson, Diana Foote, Ruby Krimm.                                                      Photo courtesy of Joyce Hartman

Joyce Hartman The North Central Arkansas Artist League sponsored a workshop by Duane Hada on March 10 and 11 in Fairfield Bay. Hada is an artist who specializes in river and fish paintings in both watercolor and acrylic; his work can be seen at his Rivertown Gallery, Mountain Home. He’s also a fly fishing guide […]