Monthly Archives: September 2017

Mena Art Gallery’s 3rd Annual Art of the Heartland Exhibition

Each year in October SouthWest Artists, Inc. and the Mena Art Gallery bring what is becoming one of the nation’s finest painting competitions to Mena. Called the Art of the Heartland National Exhibition, it is composed of paintings by some … Continue reading

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Art Classes at Mena Art Gallery

We are fortunate in Mena to have several artists who not only can produce beautiful artwork but can teach others as well. The first class coming up is to show you how to make beautiful wreaths for any occasion. Niki … Continue reading

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Volunteer Spotlight: Missy Williams

Missy Williams loves to knit and loves to help others find as much joy in “tangling up yarn” as she does. She volunteers at Mena Art Gallery each Saturday afternoon to lead the Fiber Arts group: several people who are … Continue reading

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Small Works Painting Competition

Today’s trend in art, with artists, collectors as well as interior designers, has moved toward smaller sizes. As these are less expensive, most anyone can afford to own original paintings by up and coming or even well established artists. Even … Continue reading

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