The art of …

Jane Parish had 2 entries that won in the Parsons competition.  The drawing of the girl at the soda shop, titled "Love Waits," won Peoples Choice-Amateur and 1st Place – Drawing-Amateur.  The painting titled "Louie" won 1st Place – Painting-Amateur.

The art of winning

Jane Parish had 2 entries that won in the Parsons competition. The drawing of the girl at the soda shop, titled "Love Waits," won Peoples Choice-Amateur and 1s ...

The art of giving …

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The art of giving back

Her father always wanted her to be a nurse, but Jeannette Parsons found a way to pursue her passion while still helping others. “I’ve been teaching art for ...

Leta Sherwood’s patchwork of …

Leta Sherwood poses with the quilt she made to celebrate her mother's 100th birthday. The quilt included blocks of fabric signed by family, friends and even President G.W. Bush.

Leta Sherwood’s patchwork of love

Leta Sherwood poses with the quilt she made to celebrate her mother's 100th birthday. The quilt included blocks of fabric signed by family, friends and even Pr ...

Jay Karr of Fulton Presbyterian …

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Jay Karr of Fulton Presbyterian Manor

Jay Karr's “Wine, Roses & Chagall" Mr. Jay Karr lives in the healthcare area of Fulton Presbyterian Manor. "I have had a love for art since I was you ...

Artist spotlight: Charlene …

Charlene's quilt entry took first place in the 2017 Art is Ageless competition.

Artist spotlight: Charlene Ackerman

Charlene's quilt entry took first place in the 2017 Art is Ageless competition. Each year, Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America’s Art is Ageless juried art co ...

Aggie proves art is …

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Aggie proves art is ageless

Most seniors choose to live closer to family during their later years, but Aggie Keesling isn’t most seniors. Instead, Aggie moved away, or as she calls it, “ho ...

Kraft’s sewing works of …

Sally "Micki" Kraft takes sewing from necessity to art form.

Kraft’s sewing works of art

Sally "Micki" Kraft takes sewing from necessity to art form. Editor's Note: Every month, Fort Scott Presbyterian Village displays the work of a local artist ...

A curious mind is all it …

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A curious mind is all it takes

Gene Payne wouldn't call what he does "art," but that's not the point. Fort Scott resident Gene Payne is the first to tell you he’s not an artist, and he wo ...

Aberdeen Village announces Art is Ageless® …

Aberdeen Village announces Art is Ageless® winners

Top, left: Cecil Mashburn was first place in the professional painting category with “Italy Farm.”Top, middle: Carolyn Habighorst’s piece “Christmas Morning” w ...

Artist’s joy comes from giving away …

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Artist’s joy comes from giving away creations

While we welcomed Edith Collins into Presbyterian Village in April 2018, she's a longtime resident of Fort Scott, moving here in 1945 from Matrix, Mo. After mov ...