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Michael Warrick Talks Craft

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Michael Warrick, the 2020 Arkansas Living Treasure, has studied his craft of metalworking for 30 years and has become an international artist in his field. Recently, he drove to California t ... Read More

Events, Workshops Canceled

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, March 20, 2020

We canceled three events in March and have put a hold on scheduling more workshops and events through mid-May. The move comes as COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, hits Arkansas. Event ... Read More

Michael Warrick named the 2020 Arkansas Living Treasure

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, March 20, 2020

The Arkansas Arts Council is pleased to announce and recognize Michael Warrick as the 2020 Arkansas Living Treasure for his work and dedication to the craft of metalworking. “Creating and tea ... Read More

Xu Honored as Arkansas Living Treasure

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, May 03, 2019

HOT SPRINGS -- More than 100 people turned out Thursday, May 2, to honor LongHua Xu, the 2019 Arkansas Living Treasure, at a reception at the Hot Springs Convention Center at 134 Convention  ... Read More

2019 Arkansas Living Treasure: Longhua Xu

Arkansas Arts Council - Friday, February 08, 2019

We are pleased to announce Longhua Xu, of Hot Springs, as this year’s Arkansas Living Treasure! “Xu has dedicated his life to refining his art and is a wonderful addition to our Li ... Read More

Congratulations to Eleanor Lux, 2016 Arkansas Living Treasure

Arkansas Arts Council - Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Multi-talented artist Eleanor Lux of Eureka Springs has been selected as the 2016 Arkansas Living Treasure. Lux is a weaver and beader, as well as a jewelry maker and mixed media artist. Her 5 ... Read More

Hot Springs Egg Artist Named 2015 Arkansas Living Treasure

Arkansas Arts Council - Monday, April 06, 2015

At the age of eight, when most girls her age are playing with dolls, Lorrie Popow of Hot Springs was creating intricate works of art on eggs. Her story began with a walk to the local ... Read More