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Best of Missouri Hands (BOMH) Featured Artists Top Left: Juried BOMH Jewelry Artist Allison Norfleet Bruenger Top Center:  Juried BOMH Fiber Artist Gail Kelley Top […]

Look for juried Best of Missouri Hands artist Nina Miller this Sunday at the Old Webster Holiday Open House.

Sunday November 10th 10:00 am – 4:00 PM Over 60 Hand Picked Vendors including Best of Missouri Hands artists like Jay and Sherry Phillips (Wood), […]

Opening December 3, 2019 featuring the work of juried Best of Missouri Hands artist Nell Kobes. Her pieces are from her series, Nell’s Belles: Empowering […]

Two juried Best of Missouri Hands artists, Linda Sutterer and Lisa Frick will be hosting their annual Open House and Art Sale.  Join these glass […]

Holiday Art Show & Sale at Baer Studio.  We have ALL local artists with new work just for your holiday and personal shopping pleasure! Want […]

It was a beautiful fall day as I made my way across the street through a sea of fallen gingko leaves into the Green Door […]

 This year we’re celebrating our 10TH ANNIVERSARY!  With our usual blend of amazing art, fine craft, and terrific music, this year promises to be our […]

Boutique show of St. Louis area artists at Shaw Nature Reserve’s Dana Brown Overnight Center, November 2-3, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 2016 marks the […]

Join us for the Fall 2019 ARTISTS BOUTIQUE at the Kirkwood Community Center in Kirkwood, MO 111 S. Geyer Rd Kirkwood, MO 63122 Over 50 […]

Turkey and Tinsel Mark your calendars now for Turkey and Tinsel Friday November 8, 2019 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm Saturday November 9, 2019 10:00 […]

Mixed Media artist Adam Long won big at the fall Art Fair at Queeny Park.  You can find Adam and his dynamic figure sculptures this […]

Mollie Chounard has turned her passion for storytelling and painting into an award winning career.  You can follow Mollie on Facebook at Mollie Chounard Fine […]

Glass artist Lisa Becker of Art Glass Array beams as she brings home the BLING from the Art Fair at Queeny Park.  You can catch […]

Wood worker Steve Palmer repeated a win at the Art Fair at Queeny Park this fall.  If you haven’t seen his work in person, you […]

Juried BOMH Photographer Martha Moore recognized for her outstanding photography at the fall Art Fair at Queeny Park.

Congratulations to jewelry artist Meri Brooks-Taylor and glass artist Melanie Hancock.  Both were recognized at the Shaw Art Fair for their outstanding work.

Juried Best of Missouri Hands artist Betty Shew brought home the blue this fall at the Art Fair at Queeny Park.  You can catch Betty […]

We are so honored to have been given an Award of Merit at the Pink Palace Arts and Crafts Show! Thank you to the Friends […]

Oil painter Michael Steddum is on a hot streak!  A few of the awards he has earned this year include 1st Place at the Wildwood […]

Juried Best of Missouri Hands photographer Matthew Stuart Piper received and Award of Excellence at the Highland Illinois Art Fair and won 3rd place at […]

Thank you Albia Art show for the 1-st place award. Love this small, but very pleasant show. Natalia Butler Follow Natalia on Facebook at Natalia’s […]

Who says art needs to be smaller than the person who creates it? Not Jessie Cargas. Here she is with her metal sculpture 8’ Arches […]

Congratulations to Gary Halsey of Halsey Hardwood “Best in Wood! Thank you Talbott Street Art Fair! . . . . #halseyhardwood

Curious Tiger took second place in the wildlife category at the Town and Country Art show! So honored and excited! You can follow Barb Byrne  […]

Way to go Phyliss!  Jewelry artist Phyliss Wiggins was awarded 2nd Place at the Ward Parkway Summer Art Show.  Follow Phyliss on Instagram  @divinetreasuresg

Congratulations to, Laura Lebeda.  Laura won the Michael Gaines Juror’s Choice Award at The St. Louis Art Fair. Check out Laura’s stunning work at @lauralebedastudio

Congratulations to Allison Norfleet Brunger. Allison won the Best of Show for Emerging Artists at the St. Louis Art Fair. You can see Allison’s one […]

Best of Show in Asheville, North Carolina Fine Art Show October 2019

The Missouri Bicentennial Paint For A Cause has been traveling around the State. Nearly 5,000 people have each painted one triangle on the mural to […]

Juried Best of Missouri Hands painter, Alicia Farris was honored to receive 3rd place by juror Vlad Yeliseyev for her painting “Observer” in the 56th […]

Glass fuser Peggy King appeared in the first episode of KMOS’s new series MAKING.  This episode featured a segment on Snow Flake Glass and was […]

“Making” explores the world of makers and encourages its viewers to unlock their creativity as well. By visiting with people who create something from nothing, […]

I am excited to say I’ve been asked to be a resident artist at the Missouri State Fair next year 2020! I will be demonstrating […]

BOMH Visiting Artist Program The Visiting Artist Program is a wonderful way for working artists to share their art with eager art students from around […]

Juried members, Patty and Roy Muenks, were excited to open their ceramic studio for the PBS affiliate, KMOS-TV, out of Warrensburg, in April of this […]

Throughout the year, the Best of Missouri Hands organizes exhibitions across the state for our “On the Road” series.  These exhibits give artists in different […]

Looking for artists that would be interested in instructing an art/craft activity during our conference in April 2020.  We kick off ArtSmart with an entertaining […]

The Best of Missouri Hands offers a $500 Annual Professional Development Grant. The grant is awarded to one artist each year and is available to […]

So here we are, we made it to fall 2019. Every year we start out with hopes that this year will be one of the […]

Best of Missouri Hands Banner Featured Artists Top Left: Juried BOMH Fiber Artist Rose Monzyk Center Top: Juried BOMH Glass Kathlyn Miller Top Right: Juried […]

As many of you know, BOMH Juried Member Vic Barr passed away unexpectedly in April. Vic was a past BOMH Board Member and served as […]

OKTOBERFEST Fall Festival Registration The Downtown Excelsior Partnership is not accepting vendor applications for the 2019 OKTOBERFEST Fall Festival in Downtown Excelsior Springs on Saturday, […]

July 31 is the early deadline for Fall Into Art. Go to to apply!

Save the date, Friday, November 8th and Saturday, November 9th.  Make plans to join us at the Hawken House in Webster Groves this fall for […]

You’ve never been to a garage sale like this! Bunches of artists will have their extras, trial-runs, and perfectly imperfect works displayed and ready to […]

Jackson, my grandson is learning the skill of framing my paintings. He’s a great kid and always glad for his help! Juried BOMH artist Bob […]

Skip and Racheal Mathews (Copper Colorist LLC)  with their son-in-law Phillip Cook and grandson Elijah of Copper Colorist Legacy. 3 GENERATIONS  OF COPPER FLAME PAINTERS!

“Checking the Mail””, watercolor, first place at the Cass County Fair, 2019. Such fun! Subject: Our neighbor, Coby Schrock, walking to the mailbox with his […]

I am honored to receive 2nd place for this Bird of Paradise in the sculpture category in the Pleasant Hill Town &Country Art League/ Cass […]

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