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Bouffants and Beehives: Hair and Makeup as an Art Form

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Fashion Spread 2-2

As fashion director for Artamiss and emerging designer chairperson for Northwest Arkansas Fashion Week (NWAFW), I was excited to invite Ali Williams with Boufants and Beehives to show under Artamiss — the local nonprofit supporting local artists of all kinds — for fashion week 2013, because she is so passionate and detailed about her hair…

Underground Becomes Art Anchor

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The Underground

By Terrah Baker The Fayetteville Underground has experienced changes in the past year that have gained them a lot of attention. From a new location to maintaining their first paid position to handle management of the gallery, the Underground has been solidifying its place in local art culture. Since its beginnings in 2009, the Underground…

Movies In The Obscure

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Movies Index

By Christopher Lawrence A bullet drifts from the barrel of Jackie Cogan’s (Brad Pitt) gun, ever-so-slowly puncturing the window of a neighboring car and sending glass shards dancing in midair where they’re eventually accompanied by a fine, red mist. The scene, which makes glorious use of the sort of slow motion usually reserved for televised…

Local and handcrafted holiday shopping guide

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Dec.-Arts-and-Crafts

By Stephanie Conway Fayetteville has many talented artists and a thriving art scene which is embraced by the community. Fayetteville also has unique local businesses that offer a variety of options for holiday gift-giving this year. Here are just a few ideas to support the local and artistic communities in Fayetteville- Cheers for Art Festival…

Making Ripples

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Making Ripples

Adventures Against Take-Out Containers By Amanda Bancroft It was a cold winter day, and the smell of coffee drew me inside the café area. Past the bookshelves, the greeting cards, and the small tables where people sat hunching towards their partner in conversation, I approached the counter. Deciding on a caramel latte, I ordered a…