July 20, 2017

Charming Memories: Remembering people, places, & events

Story and Photographs by Pamela Backus When I started researching and writing this article I had a charm bracelet someone had given me as a birthday gift, but I didn’t have any desire to add to it. It just sat in my jewelry box and I wore it every now and then. During the process Read More

Spring Street Arts — How Louise Derryberry-Reynolds Keeps Passion Alive

Story by Deb Peterson | Photographed by Deb Peterson. “Art is like relationships. It’s passionate at first.” That’s what artist Louise Derryberry-Reynolds of Spring Street Arts tells me as she glances around her studio on the square in Jasper, Arkansas. Louise knows how to keep that early passion alive in her art year after year. Read More