Congratulations to the newly installed officers of the Natchitoches Art Guild for 2015: Char White – president, Karen Terrell – 1st vice president, Mary Pruitt – 2nd vice president, Jo Lapeyrouse – treasurer, Jean O’Brien – secretary. Also serving on the board of directors is Joan Edwards – past president.
With the exception of a tweak here and there, and the addition of more ornaments, the final exhibits of 2014 are done, and the gallery has never looked more beautiful. Gallery Director Jo Lapeyrouse, did a careful assessment of the strengths of the individual crew members and her wise decisions are the proof in the […]
Mary Louise Porter was the winner in this year’s Natchitoches Christmas Festival poster contest. We will be honoring her achievement with a reception in the gallery on November 22nd from 2:00- 4:00 which is the day the festival lights are turned on. Please plan to come by and meet Mary Louise.
The 3rd annual Natchitoches Art Guild Auction so exceeded our expectations. THANK YOU NATCHITOCHES for supporting our efforts. We always call on FOSTER CAMPBELL and he never disappoints us. He is just that kind of person. It was a pleasure to spend time with him and his wife Gwen. Maggio’s is proving to be a […]
Our next big event is the annual art auction, to be held on Thursday, September 18th. Members generously donate originals and prints for this fun event. The works are auctioned with 100% of the proceeds going back into the gallery for the upkeep, programs and continued promotion of the arts. Among the wonderful items going […]
Our art demonstrations in the windows will go on for just a few more days with Margie Tate on Thursday demonstrating painting, I will be demonstrating wire sculpting on Friday as I add the final touches (will take most of the day) to a large wall hanging. Either Flo or Joan will be demonstrating on […]
What an honor it was to meet the talented young artists of Natchitoches Central High School. Here are some of them pictured with their art instructors. Special thanks to Mayor Lee Posey who took time during this busy 2nd Saturday Tri-Centennial February to visit the gallery and meet the students. Thanks too, to the many […]
We are at it again. The Natchitoches Art Guild is selling raffle tickets for this bucket filled with goodies including original art, prints, and Louisiana related items. The bucket is included and the estimated value already exceeds $550.00 with more items to be added. The drawing will be held at Art Along the Bricks on […]