The Beaver Dam Photography Class Contest Winners

The Beaver Dam Photography Class submitted their “still life” work to a panel of five professional photographers for evaluation in March. A “still life” not only has to follow all the technical rules of focus, color, and composition, but should also t … [Read more...]

PAM JACOBSON-Artist of the Month

Pam grew up in Colorado, living there for more than half a century. Throughout those years, art has always been a part of Pam’s life. In school, through college, and into adulthood she took a multitude of classes, seemingly trying every art medium. M … [Read more...]

A showcase of color

A reception was held on Thursday, March 22, for the Virgin Valley Artists Association artists who had pulled out some of their best and brightest work to display at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery’s Artist’s Showcase exhibit which will be closing Mar … [Read more...]

Stunning Art

Stunning paintings, ceramics, digital art and jewelry were on display during the month of March for the Artist’s Showcase. Several local artists covered a four by eight-foot space in the gallery which provided an eclectic floor to ceiling exhibit a … [Read more...]

March Artist of the Month-Thomas Coverdale

Thomas Coverdale has been photographing the west since the 1970’s. Coverdale has a degree in Chemical Engineering from UC Davis and an executive MBA from The Darden School of Business, UVA. He worked 26 years in the chemical industry, building and m … [Read more...]

It’s a ‘Marvelous’ sequel

It’s a good thing that the Virgin Valley Theatre Group (VVTG) cast has gotten a head start on the winter musical. The ‘Marvelous Wonderettes, Dream On’ is the sequel to the VVTG’s 2016 production of the ‘Marvelous Wonderettes.’ The sequel is being dir … [Read more...]

December Artist of the Month-Floyd Johnson

Born in 1936 to immigrant Norwegian and Swedish parents, Floyd Morris Johnson has spent his life inspiring others in and outside the art community. With works displayed in the National Hockey Hall of Fame, Honeywell, General Mills, Sister Kenny … [Read more...]

13 inches and packed with talent

How much talent can you pack into a 13 x 13-inch canvas? Check out the Mesquite Fine Arts Center and the ‘Lucky 13’ small works exhibit, sponsored by Deep Roots Harvest and you can answer that question for yourself. The exhibition is still in full swi … [Read more...]

Virgin Valley Artist’s Artist of the Month – SANDRA ANDERSON

Sandra was born in Montana in the little town of Butte.  Sandra’s Father was a salesman and traveled a lot throughout the Western United States. ​Sandra grew up in Ogden, Utah and graduated from Ogden High School.  Sandra was always interested in a … [Read more...]

Off-off Broadway play hits home in Mesquite

It was poignant, it was funny, it was sad, it was tragic, and the real-life outcome of the plot was true. And, perhaps it was a lesson before its time. Leegrid Stevens hit it all. The award-winning New York-based playwright brought to the heart … [Read more...]