NEWS AND EVENTS
Current Events and News:
NEWS FLASH: Attend the Member's Holiday Art Show and Sale November 20 thru January 8.
NEWS FLASH: Christmas party. Must register for this event. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. November 24 is the DEADLINE for Christmas Party registration. Must have your reservation for a head count of how many are attending. Please sign up NOW or the party may be cancelled due to lack of interest. Victor
Please welcome new Scholarship Chairwoman Ashleigh Davidson! And Membership Chairwoman Rachel Muñoz!
Want to volunteer? ANA needs people for the following leadership roles: Sponsorship, Oil Workshops Chairperson. Also need helpers to setup reception, hang art at holiday show. If interested contact Gary Johnson email@example.com
The October officers meeting minutes are now available so everyone can know more about what is happening and what the officers are working toward. The minutes are under the heading of "Workshops and Art Information/Officer's Meeting Minutes".
ANA has a new FACEBOOK page: It is "The ANA page: Artists of Northwest Arkansas Organizational Announcements". If you are on Facebook go this page and "Like" it for updates on ANA activities.
2019 EVENTS CALENDAR
(Last edit 12-2-2019)
November 23: Registration for Susan Blackwood watercolor workshop starting March 9, 2020 is now open using RegFox. See "Workshops and Art Information" page on this website.
December 8: Christmas Party at the Elks Club, 4444 N. Crossover, Fayetteville, AR, 72703. Getting tickets (registration) for this even before hand will be required so we will have an accurate count of how many are attending. Food will be provided and we will have an art gift exchange as we have had in the past.
Here is all the information
- At the Elks Club
- Sunday Dec 8, from 2 to 5pm
- Cost is zero for members and $10 for non-members/member's spouse
- Registration is REQUIRED by Nov 24 (we must provide an accurate count for the food)
- Heavy appetizers and desserts
- Cash bar
- If you wish to participate in Dirty Santa gift exchange, bring a wrapped piece of your art, framed or unframed. Do not put your name on the gift.
There will not be a general educational meeting in December. We will have the Christmas party instead.
Dec. 14: Cane Hill Gallery will have an opening reception at 6:00 PM to present awards to winning artists, including the announcement of the winner of the Grand Prize, a 1-year full tuition scholarship to the University of Arkansas School of Art. The reception will be held in The Museum Gallery at Historic Cane Hill. This is not an ANA event, but I thought you would like to be aware of this event. The Gallery address is 14327 Hwy 45, Cane Hill, AR 72717 – adjacent to the museum (only 20 miles from Fayetteville.)
December 17: Monthly Officer's meeting at Community Creative Center or Fayetteville public library. Time is from 6 to 7:40 PM. Stay tuned for more information.
January 9: Pick up art from ANA Member's Holiday Art Show and Sale, Community Creative Center, 505 W. Spring St., Fayetteville, AR.
January 16, 2020: Jody Gilmer will present a program: "Painting Fur In Acrylics". The meetings for the first four months in 2020 are being planned. Stay tuned for more information.
March 9 through 12, 2020: Susan Blackwood Watercolor Workshop (Mon - Thurs), at the Sequoyah United Methodist Church at 1910 N. Old Wire Road, Fayetteville. Times from 9:00 to 4:00PM. See more info under "Workshops and opportunities / Susan Blackwood Workshop".
Thank you to our Art Show sponsors: