On Tuesday, April 5, the Grand Prairie Arts Council and the Arts Center of the Grand Prairie hosted a reception for the Grand Prairie Festival of the Arts Decorative Arts category entrants and the Arkansas County School Exhibit.
In attendance were community members, board members, Decorative Arts category winners, and youth and their families who had worked on an exhibit from their respective school or from the after-school art classes held at the Arts Center.
The Grand Prairie Festival of the Arts winners in the Decorative Arts category for the 2022 exhibit are:
Quilting – Small
First Place and Best of Show – “Soul Sister” / Lorie Bernhardt
Second Place – “A Dog and Her Boy / Lorie Bernhardt
Third Place – “Miscellaneous Woodland Creatures” / Lorie Bernhardt
Needlepoint/Counted Cross Stitch
First Place – “The Last Supper” / Charlotte Stauber
Second Place – “Racehorse at Oaklawn” / Kay Sparks
First Place – “Rozeta” / Teresa Lazenby
Second Place – “Malia Beanie / Teresa Lazenby
First Place – “Camp Swampy Gentle Frog’s Club / Shelly Barber
Second Place – “Double Bear Paw / Jennifer Price
Third Place – “A Basket of Sunshine” / Shelly Barber
Third Place – “Log Cabin Barn Quilt” / Jennifer Price
In addition to Decorative Arts, the Arkansas County School Exhibit features selected works from students in kindergarten thru sixth-grade from Holy Rosary Catholic School, Stuttgart Public Schools, and the After-School Program at the Arts Center of the Grand Prairie.
For more information, contact the Arts Center at 870-673-1781 and or email [email protected]. Additional information about classes and opportunities at the Arts Center may be found on the website www.grandprairiearts.com.