In support of our fellow local activists, PeaceWorks extended an invitation to table at the art fair Sept. 24-25.
Photographer gives gift to artists
PeaceWorks photographer Jim Hannah took pictures of the artists at the Sept. 24-25 fair. "In a world of so much brokenness and ugliness, it is vital to honor artists and their art," says Jim.
Life lessons at a potter’s wheel
Being a clay artist is also a lesson in mortality. I am reminded at the wheel that virtually everything I create in the studio will outlast me, its creator, by hundreds of years. Maybe millennia.
PeaceWorks KC Local Art Fair is back, better than ever!
At our Sept. 24-25 fair, people enjoyed the art, diversity of artists/patrons, delicious Colombian food, sharing time with each other, and fantastic weather.
Podcast shares artists’ passion for their work
Olyvia Lott, wordsmith Auntie Lyv, delved into the PeaceWorks KC Local Art Fair Sept. 24-25 by interviewing seven artists and two others. Lyv wove her interviews into this podcast.
KKFI, 90.1 FM, features our fair
KKFI Community Radio is spreading the word about our PeaceWorks KC Local Art Fair 9/24-25. See artwork here!
Sneak a peek at art for our fair 9/24-25
Among the 80 artists in the PeaceWorks KC Local Art Fair, many are making new works for us as the fair approaches—Saturday, Sept. 24, and Sunday, Sept. 25.
70+ local artists apply for PeaceWorks fair 9/24-25
The PeaceWorks KC Local Art Fair, in person, already has 76 artists—and counting! After 2 years without a face-to-face fair, PeaceWorks is holding its annual fundraiser on Saturday/Sunday, Sept. 24-25, at Theis Park.
Today's artist is Christianne Bohannon, whose "artist's secret identity" is Artist KC. She presents uniquely individual portraits of the family members many of us prize the most, our two, four, and six-legged animal companions. Her art speaks for itself, but we also get to hear from the artist in her own words! ____________ A Kansas … Continue reading Christianne Bohannon
Meet the Artist! Rochelle Wisoff-Fields is an award-winning artist and author with numerous published short stories and several books to her name. She studied painting and lithography at the Kansas City Art Institute. After two years of disputing what was art and what wasn’t with her instructors, she dropped out. She spent the summer of … Continue reading Rochelle Fields