VVAA Offers Art Workshops

Virgin Valley Artists Association announces upcoming workshops that can allow the opportunity to craft a handmade Valentines gift for a special someone. Katherine Cole will repeat her popular basic bead stringing jewelry class on Friday, February … [Read more...]

Gallery event promotes happy, healthy living

How are those New Year’s resolutions working out for you?  If you vowed to eat healthy, get more exercise, and have more fun, come to the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery on Thursday, January 15, for an action-packed agenda of healthy living tidbits and a n … [Read more...]

Gallery goes “Up, Up and Away!” in January

The first themed art competition of 2015 takes off Monday, January 5, when “Up, Up and Away” opens at Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery.  Taking a cue from the Mesquite Balloon Festival, the Gallery will feature artwork that interprets that airy theme.  Virg … [Read more...]

Mesquite Is Lucky This Month!

The town is on a lucky streak this month, starting with the return of our happy flock of snowbirds.  Everybody in town has the opportunity for good fortune by heading to the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery to enjoy the return of its trademark annual … [Read more...]

Artists offer mega-prizes in fundraiser

If Mesquite golf is the game of choice, a lucky winner will enjoy a season of play virtually free by participating in the Virgin Valley Artists Association’s Lucky 2014 Raffle and Silent Auction.  A $3000-value golf package which includes multiple ro … [Read more...]

Exhibition Winners Named in “Dusty Trails”

All trails led to the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery on October 23 as winners were announced in the “Dusty Trails” Exhibition, which honored Nevada’s 150 years of Statehood.  Virgin Valley Artists Association President Barbara Withelder congratulated all … [Read more...]

Desert Dames Disguise for Fun

The Desert Dames showed off their silly side on October 23 as they gathered at the Oasis Grille Room for their second annual costume contest luncheon.    President Jan Martin, AKA Rosie the Riveter, welcomed seventy five members and guests to the lu … [Read more...]

Sue Kroll to Instruct Scratchboard Art Workshop Nov. 7

Accomplished artist Sue Kroll will instruct a one-day workshop in the unique art technique called “scratchboard,” held at the Mesquite Fine Arts Center Classroom on Friday, November 7. Sue’s workshop is hosted by Virgin Valley Artists Association. Enr … [Read more...]

Benedict Presents “Legend of Sleepy Hollow” October 21

With a touch of autumn in the air and harvest moon on the wane, Paul Benedict presents a reading of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery on Tuesday, October 21, at 6 p.m.  This free event is donated to the community by Bene … [Read more...]

Gallery Salutes the “Dusty Trails” of Nevada History

In a salute to Mesquite’s location on the ancient Virgin River thoroughfare of human commerce, Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery opens its next exhibition, “Dusty Trails: 150 Years of Nevada History,” on September 29.  This display of original art is sponso … [Read more...]