Monthly Final Fridays Songwriter’s Circle

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Monthly Final Fridays Songwriter’s Circle

The ACS is pleased to announce a new venture to support our local and visitingsongwriter community, borne from a successful series of song-crafting workshops withCharley Sandage this past Spring. The ACS will begin hosting a monthly “Final Fridays Songwriters Circle” beginning Friday, July 26, 2019 from 6pm-8pm. This monthly Final Friday event is free to […]

Half Price On These Last Minute Classes

Workshop Categories: First Come, First Serve; 50% off tuition for these classes with the coupon code: LASTMINUTE50 Painting Abstractly Instructor: Marcia WallaceDates: July 19th & 20th This two-day workshop will present different approaches to working abstractly, from altered realism to total abstraction, whether the artist’s intent is to challenge the viewers’ assumptions or to move […]

July Artist Reception with Antzee Magruder

A Look Back at the July Artist Reception

Everyone had a great time at the artist reception, featuring Antzee Magruder, last night. We heard stories from her time at the Memphis College of Art Fashion Design, had some door prize winners, enjoyed wonderful refreshments, and, as always, got to talk and meet with some amazing people (and artists). The Arkansas Craft School hosts […]

Our July Artist Reception is a Fashion Show!

Mark your calendar for Friday, July 12 for the “Monthly Upcoming Artist Reception” and join the ACS for a presentation of original fashions and other fiber art created by Antzee Magruder. Antzee is a professional fabric artist, ACS instructor, and a recent graduate of Memphis College of Art Fashion Design. The 2019 Memphis Fashion Design Runway show […]

The June Kids Art Camp was a Roaring Success!

Our June Kids Art Camp was an absolute success. We had an astounding 14 kids sign up and they all had a wonderful time! A special thanks goes out to Kelsey Sutterfield for instructing the class and teaching the students crafts such as sculpting, weaving, batik, etc. As always, we appreciate our wonderful instructors and […]

Fiber & Glass Classes are Looming (July – August)

Workshop Categories: Upcoming Events Slow Stitch Collage Instructor: Antzee MagruderDates: July 12th & 13th This workshop is a must for quilters and other people who wish to take that next step into creating highly original works in fabric, works that transcend traditional patterns. Fiber Artist & Instructor Antzee Magruder begins with fabrics, then, through endless […]

Annual 4th of July Yard Sale Fundraiser

It’s that time of year, our Annual 4th of July yard sale Fundraiser is right around the corner. Come by and enjoy the arts, take a break from wandering the court square, and peruse some found treasures. The yard sale will be on July 5th and 6th, 10am – 4pm. Donations being accepted now – […]

Summer Workshops are Heating Up!

Summer is just about here and classes are starting to fill up. Be sure to secure your spot before it’s too late! Workshop Categories: Upcoming Events Hand-Forged Hunting Knives Instructor: Shawn EllisDates: July 12th – 14th In this 3 day course with Forged in Fire Champion, Shawn Ellis, Students will learn to hand-forge a hunting […]

Upcoming Classes for June & July – Beads, Poetry, Knives, and Fly Fishing (Oh My!)

Beginner’s Soft Glass Beads and Pendants Instructor: Mike EngleDate: July 29th In this ½ day beginner’s glass course, glass artist/instructor Mike Engle teaches the students the basic techniques and safety required to begin or refine their practice of creating beautiful glass beads and pendants. Students will leave this course with several new creations and a […]

Studio Arts Class Dates are Getting Closer!

Discover a new passion or bolster an existing one. The Arkansas Craft School has four Studio Arts classes coming up that we think you’d be interested in. June 22nd – Introduction to Watercolor Techniques with Marcia WallaceThis class is perfect for beginner and advanced students alike. You’re sure to walk away with a better understanding […]