Textile Artist, Alice Chambers at Library

Alice Chambers has always loved art, music, theater, dance, and writing (basically anything creative). When Alice was a child, her mother made her dresses and Alice made things out of the scaps. “My dolls would have interesting cloths, my paper dolls would have cloth clothes glued to paper,” said Ms. Chambers. She began with sewing […]

Back Stage Pass Party

Our Towne Productions will be presenting the play, Calendar Girls, on April 1,2,9 and 10 at the Fairfield Bay Conference Center Theater. Tickets are on sale at the Conference Center for $18 and also may be purchased over the phone with any major credit card by calling 884-4202. As an added attraction, the Cast and […]

Mike McAllister Completes The “Mesa”

Mesa; a flat topped elevation with one or more cliff like sides, common in the Southwest. The Southwest Indians used these for shelter from weather and intruders. Mike McAllister, a member of Woodcarvers Unlimited of Fairfield Bay, has recently completed carving ” Mesa ” in deep relief and then painted it with acrylics. The depth […]

FFB Welcomes “Brick” Fields Duo

Rachel Fields, a multi-talented musician born in Pine Bluff, AR; became accustomed to hearing her “nanny” (Ms. Marcella Jackson) singing Gospel and African American Traditional music to her at the age of two and three years young. Rachel then began singing to and entertaining her own family at the young age of three and four […]

February Piecemaker’s News

In contrast to the winter weather that had caused the cancellation of our January meeting, Wednesday, February 17 was a beautiful, spring-like day for Piecemaker’s monthly Quilt Club meeting, with more than 34 members, new members and guests in attendance. Susan Moore, our new president, and Evelyn Eades, our new vice-president, were both unable to […]

Calendar Girls Coming to the Bay in April

Mark your calendars now for Our Towne Productions’ newest play, Calendar Girls, written by Tim Firth. This captivating play will be performed at the Performing Arts Theater in the Fairfield Bay Conference Center. Night performances are scheduled for April 1, 2, and 9 and an afternoon performance is scheduled for April 10. Based on a […]

Artist League Sponsors Multimedia Textural Demonstration By Caren Garner

Artist, Caren Garner, shows the NCA Artist League how to achieve texture by combining gesso, acrylic matte medium, paint, and paper napkins in a piece of nonobjective art. She also demonstrated the use of many other types of materials and paint. To see more photos of this demonstration, check out the North Central Arkansas Artist […]

Artmobile Comes to Clinton

The Arkansas Art Center’s Artmobile will be at the Clinton Schools during the week of January 25, 2016. Community Night Open House will be hosted by Clinton Schools on Thursday, January 28, 6-8 p.m. All surrounding communities, including Fairfield Bay are invited to attend. The Artmobile appearance in Clinton will be sponsored by 1st Service […]

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 […]