Year: 2019

Portrait Painting, Stained Glass, and Wire Wrapping

Upcoming Events Portrait Drawing from Photographs Instructor: Adrian DeckbarInstructor Website: www.adriandeckbar.comDates: December 11th – 13th In this 3 day workshop with professional artist Adrian Deckbar, students will learn how to paint beautiful, realistic portraits using photographs as a basis for creating new works of art. Students are welcome to work with their chosen medium – graphite, […]

2019 Craft School Gala Fundraiser – In Review

Thank You Thank You Thank You!!! What a fun-filled night in support of the arts in Mountain View. This year’s Gala was the biggest and best yet, due to our sponsors, members, donors, and attendees The ACS wouldn’t exist without their generous support. The Gala will allow us to expand our class offerings. The Arkansas […]

Adrian Deckbar - 1971 Self Portrait

End of Year: December Classes

Workshop Categories: Upcoming Events December Monthly Kids Crafts – Basic Sewing: Christmas Stockings Instructor: Blair TinkleDates: December 7th Every 1st Saturday of the month, join instructor Blair Tinkle for a two hour workshop exploring a different art and craft form. These classes are meant to be fun and project oriented, with students learning and completing […]

New iRest Yoga Nidra Class!

1st Mondays (Monthly) from 5:30-6:45pm*iRest Yoga Nidra Workshop Donation Based Tuition What is iRest?  iRest, or Integrative Restoration, is a non-secular practice based on the ancient teachings of yoga nidra (literally, the “yoga of sleep”) – coupled with the latest neuroscientific studies and advancements in the trauma field.  iRest is “integrative” in that it heals […]

Arkansas Craft School GALA Tickets Available Until November 8th

Tickets for our 10th annual Gala – “Imagine”, scheduled for November 21st at the Iron Skillet Restaurant, will be available at the Arkansas Craft School, on our Gala Page or from any ACS Board member or employee. Tickets purchased online will be held at the door. Tickets are $35 each and must be purchased by […]

November Classes Incoming

Workshop Categories: Upcoming Events Introduction to Bladesmithing Instructor: James CrowellDates: November 1st – 3rd This popular 3-day class is taught by American Bladesmith Society certified Mastersmith instructor James Crowell. It is held in the artist’s own private workspace near Timbo, AR located about 12 miles west of Mountain View’s town square in rural Stone County. […]

Fine Artist Barry Thomas Comes to Mountain View

Fine Artist, Barry Thomas, has decided to come to Mountain View and present a 90-minute show and discussion, “Arkansas Through the Eyes of an Artist” on Thursday, October 17, running from 5:00 pm until approximately 7:00 pm at the Ozark Folk Center. Mr. Thomas’ works are hung in private collections all throughout the States. This […]

Upcoming Classes for October

Workshop Categories: Upcoming Events Final Fridays Songwriter’s Circle Instructor: Charley SandageDates: September 27th The ACS is now hosting a monthly “Final Fridays Songwriters Circle”. Our next class is upcoming on Friday, September 27, 2019 from 6pm-8pm. This monthly Final Friday event is free to all with a suggested per person donation of $5-10 to cover […]

10th Annual Gala Tickets Go On Sale Today

Tickets for our 10th annual Gala – “Imagine”, scheduled for November 21st at the Iron Skillet Restaurant, will be available at the Arkansas Craft School, online at or from any ACS Board member starting September 12th. Tickets are $35 each and must be purchased by November 8th. Contact Us for any further information. Online Ticket Purchases […]