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Arkansas Folk Art

Shiloh Saturday helps you paint like Essie Ward BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Essie Treat Ward didn’t look anything like a big city artist — and it’s likely a big city artist

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Outdoors Is In: From drinks to movies, al fresco was the answer

BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com On July 1, the city of Bentonville declared itself “Mountain Biking Capital of the World” and trademarked the title. It should have come as no surprise. “This

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A Peek Into The Deep

New aquarium brings sea creatures to Branson BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Steve Bitter sounds a lot like a proud papa — but he’s got more “children” to care for than he

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Passenger Pigeon And Pickled Crabapples

Rogers Historical Museum serves up feast for the eyes BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com It will be a warm and cozy Christmas at the 1895 Hawkins House, with plenty to eat, gifts

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‘Tis The Season

Different, But Merry And Bright It’s certainly been a year short on glad tidings, peace on Earth, and all things merry and bright. So, though things will look a bit

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All Aboard!

Christmas is coming to Silver Dollar City BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com If you feel like someone’s watching you at Silver Dollar City, you’re probably right. Entertainment managers like Casey Robertson, Elise

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Staying Busy

Theater artists pivot into new covid-19 concepts LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com Since March, we’ve talked a lot about artists and arts organizations “pivoting” in the face of a global pandemic

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Three Minutes, Three Questions Kassie Misiewicz, Trike Theatre

When Kassie Misiewicz founded Trike Theatre in 2008, she had a vision of a professional theater for youth that could “tell the unique stories of the community, develop innovative arts

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Snoopy Has Landed!

Peanuts mural encourages hope, humor BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Out of all the potential landing spots — not just in Arkansas, but worldwide — the iconic Peanuts puppy Snoopy has decided

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Electronic Excitement

Online School Days elicits great zeal from Peel JOCELYN MURPHY jmurphy@nwadg.com Serendipitously, early this year, staff at the Peel Compton Foundation had been brainstorming ways to take their yearly School