We are so excited about the upcoming Pastel Workshop with Dennis McCann.  Not only is he a master painter but an outstanding instructor.  Whether you are new to pastels or a seasoned pastel artist seeking to hone your skills, you won’t want to miss this educational, fun filled workshop.  Enter now before the class fills.  Date is June 21 – 23.  Follow the link below to learn more.

Entries are now open for the 5th Annual Art of the Heartland National Competition, coming in October.  Mark your calendar and get those entries in early.  This major show awards schedule is $4000 for Best in Show and $500 in each of 4 categories.  There is also a special $1,000 Arkansas Artist Award, as extra support for our home state artists.   Trey McCarley, http://treymccarleyart.com/, will be judging.

For information about these events, including prospectus and entry forms, go to https://www.smarterentry.com/callsforentry/swa.

Any questions?  You may email directly at barakafs@gmail.com

Mena Art Gallery
607 Mena Street
Mena, AR  71953