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Battle of the arts

Battle of the arts

February 8, 2019

Students from all over Texas will come together to participate in a competition revolving around a specific hobby: art. Paintings, sculptures, photographs and other creative pieces will be brought to Pittsburg, Texas to compete in region 8. Many competitors will gather together in hopes that their wo...

Painting the town

Painting the town

January 25, 2019

Texarkana our community: exploring our identity through architecture. This is the theme that painting students utilized for downtown's art gallery. Texarkana’s Regional Arts and Humanities Council asked art students to participate in their art installment series Art Smart. Every few months, artists o...

Art club memorial mural

November 21, 2018

Scenery on a grand scale

November 21, 2018

Varieties of colors cover the wall. Flowers meticulously line the outside with a mixture of nature scenery. Purple and blue tints complement the surrounding area. This is the visionary piece the Art Club designed. The club volunteered to paint a mural in the staff break room of the Hospice of Texarkana. ...

A surreal experience

A surreal experience

February 27, 2018

On Saturday at Pleasant Grove High School, the Visual Arts Scholastic Event garnered attention from schools in different regions as they competed in the annual art competition. In total, there were 18 gold medals awarded to the 20 participants of the event— the most in multiple years. One student ...

A virtual love for the game

A virtual love for the game

February 6, 2018

Imagination flows through his brain. A whirlwind of thoughts and ideas envelop him. A variety of different video game scenarios inspire him to dig deeper into the background of how video games function. His curiosity prompts his desire to learn more and more about it. Junior, Braiden Brown, want...

VASE 2018

January 29, 2018

Visualizing Masterpieces

Visualizing Masterpieces

January 25, 2018

Beginning concept sketches and design ideas in December, various art students are creating individual art pieces to be entered in the Visual Art Scholastic Event on Feb. 24. The results from last year helped skyrocket the enthusiasm within students and teachers in the art department. “We did really...

A work of art

A work of art

December 26, 2017

The paint brush glides across the small crevices of her artwork as she adds every detail possible. Her imagination soars as she interprets someone else’s idea, an idea she turns into a masterpiece. Junior Mckenzie Brown began in middle school doing commissions for people who desire an art piece and...

A rise in a unique music group

A rise in a unique music group

November 1, 2017

They sing together, voices thick with emotion, composing a profoundness of sound that draws people in as the fascination of the audience is comparable to a magnetic pull. The group’s voices blend together forming soothing harmonies. Each high and low voice sings their own particular part, perfecting...

Aiding others through art

Aiding others through art

October 31, 2017

Art Club is currently accepting craft supplies, as well as DVD donations, for kids who are victims of domestic abuse. The drive is being held with the hope of spreading creativity and art by opening up a positive outlet for the children. The Domestic Violence Prevention Center reached out to the club to help garne...

Reviving the downtown area with art and kindness

Reviving the downtown area with art and kindness

October 23, 2017

The century old floors creaked and moaned as people mingled about the space. The dusty, sunlit room was filled with the sounds of chatter, laughter and anticipation. The Second Saturday Trade Day was held on Saturday, Oct.14th, at the 1894 City Market on 105 Olive St in downtown Texarkana. These e...

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