Artist of the Month – April – Ann Anspach

Our Artist of the Month for April 2019 is Ann Anspach. Ann is a cowgirl/artist from Wyoming, now living in the Taylor, AZ area. She is recognized for her success with working in watercolor, oil, graphite, and pottery. She primarily paints for her own enjoyment now, but also teaches art classes on occasion. She strives to capture the light and essence of a subject without being limited to photo realism. Ann counts herself lucky to have studied...

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Artist of the Month – March – Melody Keller

Artist of the Month for March 2019 is Melody Keller. Melody and her husband live in the White Mountains of Arizona. Over the years she has pursued various artistic and creative endeavors. Melody has participated in many professional classes and workshops as well as art and design classes on her way to a degree in anthropology at the University of Arizona. Melody’s love of ancient cultures and the beauty of the natural world continually provide...

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Cork ‘n Canvas 2019

We at the Center for the Arts are busily scheduling activities for the coming season. Our first Cork ‘n Canvas is scheduled for February 22nd from 5pm to 7pm. Music for the evening will be Bullet. Other events through the year will feature the music of The John Darst Trio, Ryan David Orr, Mountain Saddle Band, Rob Wright and a newly formed, local band by the name of 260 East, coming to us from the creative Ron Hildreth. More details will...

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Artist of the Month – January 2019 – Judi Jordan

AAWM Center for the Arts believes Art can touch the soul…Shape a future…Strengthen a community. Our mission is to establish the White Mountain region as a recognized Arts Experience Community within our state and to build interest in and support of all the arts.Each month we feature an artist(s) and hope you will come and visit us to see their work, and others, in person. The Center is located at 251 Penrod Rd., Show Low. January’s Artist...

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From the White Mountain Independent – Cookies, cookies and more cookies…but, who is the best cookie baker on the Mountain?

WHITE MOUNTAINS – If you are one of the White Mountain community members who has repeatedly asked, “What happened to the Believe Cookie Bake-off?” this year you do not have to ask that question. The Arts Alliance of the White Mountains is picking up where the Believe show left off. They will be hosting a similar event from 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9. Once again, the best cookie baker on the Mountain is being sought to hold the coveted title for...

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Are YOU the best cookie baker on the mountain?

The Arts Alliance of the White Mountains and the Center for the Arts, along with Barbara Bruce of the White Mountain Independent, are hosting the AAWM 1st Annual Cookie Bake-off on December 9, 2018 from 1pm to 5pm. Barbara hosted the Believe Show Cookie Bake-off for several years while working in radio. She came to the Center to offer her expertise and contacts to re-ignite the Bake-off. Sponsors include The Maverick Magazine, the White...

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