Studio 62 New Plein Air Paintings by Jody Stephenson. During the 2015 May Festival of the Arts, Studio 62 will be hosting a special show “Plein Air Paintings by Jody Stephenson.” Studio 62 is the signature gallery of Ron Lutz and Jody Stephenson, co-founders of Plein Air Painters of Eureka Springs. Every week during painting season (for the past nine years), Ron and Jody have met with fellow outdoor artists in and around Eureka Springs. Jody’s paintings from these sessions will be on display throughout the month of May, daily except Wednesdays.
Paradise Pottery Big Pot USA – Thursdays through Mondays Jim Wallace is making the world’s largest pot and the equipment to turn and fire it! Then he’ll take the giant pot on a tour around the country. See the pot in progress from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays at Paradise Pottery, 320 CR 210, 5 miles west of Eureka Springs. Turn right at Blue Spring Heritage Center then 0.3miles. While you’re there, check out Jim’s gallery of more portable ceramic creations. Free event, although donations to help fund Big Pot – USA are welcome. To see where he’s going, follow the route at www.facebook.com/BigPOTUSA.
Iris At The Basin Park, 8 Spring Street – May 1 – May 31. The Gallery will host the Thirteenth Annual High School Art Exhibit featuring artwork created by students from the Eureka Springs High School.
Wilson & Wilson Folk Art, 23 Spring Street. We will be in Full Bloom this May. Featuring new and original art from the daughter and Mother team of Wilson and Wilson Folkart. Join Blakeley and Sylvia to see what the duo has been working on this winter. New Artwork to fill your home with Happiness. Plus our new delightful fabric art! Hours Sunday – Thursday 9 to 5 , Friday and Saturday 9 to 8 23 Spring St. 479.253.5105
Fusion Squared, 84 Spring Street–May 1-31 During the month of May, Fusion Squared will be featuring the fused glass work of John Rinehart. Capturing the essence of movement and life in his pieces has consumed him for many years. The techniques he learned to lead him to fused glass, incorporating dichroic glass into his fused glass and stained glass pieces. www.eurekafusion.com 479-253-4999
Brews 2 Pine Street–Eureka Springs artist and photographer John Rankine presents “Glamour” a new series of photographs that will be on display at Brews for the entire month of May. The series, photographed entirely on the iPhone 6, is part of the Eureka Springs May Festival of the Arts celebration. There will be an artist opening reception Friday, May 1, from 6 to 9 p.m. All are welcomed. Brews is located at 2 Pine St, across the street from the Eureka Springs post office. For more information contact the artist at (479) 253- 3326. https://www.facebook.com/eurekabrews
JA Nelson Gallery, 37 Spring Street
The Jewel Box, 40 Spring Street
Keel’s Creek Winery & Art Gallery 3185 E. Van Buren
Serendipity at the Crescent, 75 Prospect
The Emporium by Deja Vu