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 1st Place – Drawing-Amateur. The painting titled "Louie" won 1st Place – Painting-Amateur. Con ...

The art of giving …

Parsons Art of Giving Back (2)

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 32 years, and often do classes with children or seniors. I love giving back to others through a ...

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 in the lobby. In November 2018, Sally "Micki" Kraft's sewing projects were featured. “I was ...

A curious mind is all it …

Gene Payne pic 3-web

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 would hesitate to even call what he does “art.” But he’d also tell you that’s not the point. “ ...