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 ...

Developing …

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Developing talents

Hobbyist Gerald Karnes focuses on photography and woodcarving. When Gerald Karnes was 16, he borrowed his sister's Kodak camera to take along to summer camp ...

Ancient art of …

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Ancient art of relaxation

Resident Eleanore Myers has made hundreds of origami boxes. Eleanore Myers is constantly on the go. We see her everywhere on campus – chairing our Community ...