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. … [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 … [Read more...]

VVAA’s “Stay Smart with Art” class offered to public

Virgin Valley Artists Association has opened its Get Smart with Art program to the public, now offering a Saturday morning art class for adults. Veteran art instructor Diana Coonradt will lead the class that provides lessons in drawing, pen and ink, … [Read more...]

Willy Bauman paintings at The Lost City Museum in Overton through October

Paintings of Willy Bauman are featured at the Lost City Museum in October. The works depict the vibrant natural and architectural side of the southwest. Highlights of the show include lifelike paintings of historic missions, animals and … [Read more...]

VVAA Launches 2014 Fundraising with Raffle and Silent Auction

Virgin Valley Artists Association has put a long list of fundraising activities on the calendar for the coming months.   Fundraising chairperson Elaine Murphy announced the opening of VVAA’s annual raffle and silent auction on October 6.   “Our … [Read more...]

Joyce Burke Paintings Offered in Benefit Auction

Joyce Burke and her art are well known among art enthusiasts throughout Nevada and Utah.  She has been a watercolor painter and instructor for the many years that she has lived in Mesquite and Reno, garnering dozens of honors for her fine … [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 … [Read more...]

Fine Arts Invitational Exhibition ends next Saturday, Sept. 27

Stop by the gallery at 15 W Mesquite Boulevard during normal business hours, Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday through Saturday, to view over 160 works of art from participating artists! For more information, contact the gallery at … [Read more...]

Gail Smith Offers Painting Class

Mesquite artist Gail Smith will offer a weekly class in acrylic and oil painting at the Mesquite Fine Arts Center Classroom starting Tuesday, September 30.   She welcomes all levels of artist from beginning to advanced to the class, which will meet … [Read more...]

Gallery Welcomes Eight Visiting Arts Groups

Virgin Valley Artists Association stages its third annual Mesquite Fine Arts Invitational Exhibition, showing now through September 27.   VVAA, operators of the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery, welcomes eight visual arts organizations from throughout … [Read more...]