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...]

Beading workshop scheduled for November 13

Beading is a fun and fanciful craft for all skill levels, and now is the time to learn to make jewelry for the holidays.  On Thursday, November 13, Katherine Cole, one of Mesquite’s best jewelry makers, offers a “Stringing Jewelry 101” workshop to hel … [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...]

Char Lang is Artist of the Month

When Char first started her Art Career she envisioned producing original works of Art using the best of nature’s raw materials.  The goal was to capture visual and esthetical works of art by her own hand. With time, Char decided to share what she had … [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...]

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...]

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 member … [Read more...]