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Arts Council Announces Small Works On Paper Artists

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, December 20, 2018

Photo: Juror’s Choice $300 award, Daniella Napolitano of Little Rock, linocut, “Curia Regis” We are excited to announce the artists in the 2019 Small Works on Paper touring exhibit! Th ... Read More

Ten Ways to Creative Journaling

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, December 13, 2018

Artists need to know themselves to be able tell their stories through their art. In fact, top art schools, including the Savannah College of Art and Design, ask students to keep a j ... Read More

Creative Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Make Art

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, December 07, 2018

via GIPHY (https://giphy.com/gifs/mtv-daria-2aZLNmCeHq29G) Based on our recent poll, creative minds tend to struggle with a little procrastination. Here’s our non-scientific ideas to break th ... Read More

Five Reasons to Support the Arts in Arkansas

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, November 26, 2018

We love the arts for the sake of arts, but did you know arts are an important part of Arkansans' health and of the state's economy? Here are five reasons to support the arts in Arkansas.  ... Read More

GetSmART! Success!

Arkansas Arts Council - Saturday, November 17, 2018

Our latest workshop is a roaring success, but more workshops are being planned! On Saturday, visual artists learned they must express their individual voices as part of marketing.  ... Read More

Congratulations to our Governor's Arts Awards recipients!

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, November 16, 2018

We are excited to announce the recipients of the 2019 Governor’s Arts Awards! The annual awards program recognizes individuals and corporations for their outstanding contributions to the a ... Read More

Veterans Creative Arts Initiative To Continue

Arkansas Arts Council - Tuesday, November 13, 2018

About 12 military veterans, community leaders and local artists meet Tuesday morning to discuss extending and improving a new pilot program meant to help military veterans get acces ... Read More

Free Webinar on Grant Writing

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, November 05, 2018

We will co-host an all-day, free webinar on grant writing Friday, Nov. 9 in Little Rock. Deadline to register is Tuesday, so sign up right away! The program is free and open to  ... Read More

GetSmART! and Learn to Market Visual Arts

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, October 29, 2018

Come learn how best to market your artwork during the next GetSmART! workshop from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at the Department of Arkansas Heritage! Cost to attend is $1 ... Read More

GetSmart! About Endowments

Arkansas Arts Council - Thursday, October 18, 2018

Come learn about endowments! We will host a workshop 10-11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 29, to spotlight how to grow endowments and achieve long-term, financial stability for organizations.  ... Read More