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'Tis the Season

Art OverView

Quilts, baskets, a post office and model homes April 3 Artist of the Month — Priscilla Myers’ portraits, abstracts and landscapes in acrylics and oils, all month, Fort Smith Library

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An Unsung Heroine

At 95, Willa Fouty is real live ‘Rosie the Riveter’ BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Sometimes heroes — or heroines — hide in plain sight. Some folks who know Willa Fouty know

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Housewarming Gifts

T2’s new home ‘lures the public inside’ LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com If you look out of the wide, west-facing plate glass window on the third floor of TheatreSquared’s new, state-of-the-art,

'Tis the Season

Take A (Spring) Break

Daytrips let families get away from it all LARA JO HIGHTOWER NWA Democrat-Gazette Not everyone can pick up and go to the beach for spring break — but if you

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Birds Of A Feather

Annual count inspires area birders ELIAS WEISS Special to The Free Weekly Birdwatchers in all four corners of the state came together in February for the Audubon Society’s 22nd annual

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Exceeding Expectations

Silver Dollar City brings tradition, innovation together BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com It isn’t always Christmas at Silver Dollar City. On the other hand, it’s never too early for a little magic

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Four Minutes, Four Questions: Artist Sarah Hill

LARA JO HIGHTOWER lhightower@nwadg.com Sarah Hill’s contribution to the “Men of Steel, Women of Wonder” exhibit at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art is a performance piece called “They Wonder,”

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Art OverView

Cloth, orchids, lace and archaeology Now “Cloth as Community: Hmong Textiles in America” — Twenty-eight textiles made by the Hmong community, ends March 15, Windgate Visual Art West Gallery at

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The Beat Goes On

Anthony Ball expands from music to promotions RACHEL FIELDS Special to The Free Weekly Anthony Ball is not just your everyday drummer. Anthony, along with his wife Annita at his

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History, Mystery, Plenty Of Fun

Museums offer something new all the time BECCA MARTIN-BROWN bmartin@nwadg.com Northwest Arkansas enjoys museums that collect and interpret art, history, politics, retail and more. Here are some of the things