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DEADLINE APPROACHING…..   CALL FOR ART: Attention Juried Best of Missouri Hands 2D Artists   I am seeking 4 juried BOMH 2D artists for the […]

Why not Missouri? That’s the question Greg Wood and Danita Allen Wood kept asking themselves when they returned to their beloved home state in 1995. […]

Featured Artist: Melynda Lotven, Mixed Media 3D / Sonya Nicholson, Mixed Media 3D / Terri Balden, Clay / Kitty Mollman, Glass / Ann Marie Rausch, […]

by Kim Carr Okay, I admit, sometimes I get caught up in modern technology.  I did it the other day.  I just left a farm […]

SUSIE ROGERS Show Me Gold and Silver Jefferson City, MO WHERE DID YOU GROW UP? Moberly, Jeff City and Holts Summit from 4th Grade on. […]

Congratulations to juried Best of Missouri Hands artist Lorraine McFarland for receiving the Purchase Award at the Steelville Plein Air event earlier this month.  Midge […]

  Great day at the Summer Solstice Art Fair in Springfield, MO.  Juried Best of Missouri Hands printmaker, Deby Dodds Gilley was awarded Best in […]

No stranger to awards, juried Best of Missouri Hands artist Lisa Becker came home from Art In The Park with the Best in Glass honors.

On June 3, 2017 juried Best of Missouri Hands artist Yukari Kashihara was awarded Best in Ceramics.  She was honored  at the annual awards dinner […]

Congratulations to juried Best of Missouri Hands artist Joel Chrisman of Chrisman Arts.  Joel was presented with the Mayor’s Choice Award during the 59th Annual […]

For the last couple of years, I have been giving lessons to this delightful young lady.  It’s been wonderful to watch Chelsea’s skills and her […]

Thrilled that my painting “Brooks Williams, Fret Monster” took top honors in the annual Gateway Pastel Artists show.  You can see my blog post here: […]

Submissions are now open for the 2017 season of 2nd Thursdays: Living Art.   The Foundry Art Centre is seeking St. Louis & St. Charles […]

I was pleasantly surprised last Friday evening to find out my 30″x24″ oil painting titled “Amberwing Dragonfly” won 3rd place in ‘Flights of Fantasy’ national […]

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Congratulations to the following juried Best of Missouri Hands artists with work currently hanging at Des Peres Hospital…..Adrienne Rosen, Kim Foster Powell, Linda Green-Metzler, and […]

The deadline for applying for the 2017 Art in the Park, Springfield, MO is fast approaching…July 7. If you have not applied yet, and are […]

Hey there. Nina Miller reporting in on stuff that’s going on for my glass Fabb4Fused Glass. I was recently featured in Ladue News June 2 […]

St. Louis Hills Art in the Park event.  This year marks the twelfth anniversary of this event which is held at Francis park in St. […]

Call for Art:  Elemental Elemental is an all multi-media juried exhibition that features artworks that portray or are created using elements. Artists use a wide […]

We are seeking forward thinking, art loving, business minded, creative thinkers who work well in a group and are able to get things done independently! […]

Here are a few of the benefits for those who help support our mission by becoming a Corporate or Gallery Member with the BOMH.  The […]

Accepting Applications: Now Deadline: August 1, 2017  Late Deadline: August 10, 2017 Artists Boutique:   Is run by artists, for artists    •    Has art-buying patrons    […]

Summer is upon us and once again, your BOMH Newsletter is packed with articles, opportunities, and news from your fellow members! On behalf of the […]

  Confluence Art Gallery invites submissions for its Confluence of Expression: Wildlife Exhibition, an online juried art and photography exhibition. Accepted entries will be exhibited […]

The Best of Missouri Hands was honored to be contacted in January by one of Northwest Missouri’s newest and most stunning community gallery spaces about […]

Help support the Best of Missouri Hands when shopping at smile.amazon.com, Missouri Artisans Association could increase its AmazonSmile donations every time you shop Amazon online. […]

The Moon City Creative District would like to invite you to participate in our first annual Summer Solstice Art Fair! This is a one day […]

Featured Juried BOMH Artists: Glass – Cathy Kush Wood – Daniel Messerla Fiber (Basket) – Mary Makuta Ceramics – Carolyn Wallace Painting/Drawing – Debora McGee

Reminder we have a very active Facebook page where we promote our artists, announce calls for art/artists, share art related events, workshops, and upcoming events.  […]

Daniel Messerla Location: Eureka, Missouri, United States Web site: www.creativewoodconcepts.net Description of work: I create original pieces of functional art in wood such as hand […]

Vibrant color and striking light and dark contrast are prominent techniques utilized in my portraits and figures. Going beyond a portrait, I strive to convey […]

Kim Kienbusch Cliffe Acrylic Painter Art has been a part of me for my whole life. I have studied with private instructors and at Washington […]

Arleana Holtzmann Location: Fenton, Missouri, United States Web site: http://www.facebook.com/arleanaholtzmann Description of work: Loose paintings of animals or an object, sometimes bordering abstract in portrayal […]

Congratulations to our newest juried Best of Missouri Hands artists.  We are happy to acknowledge and welcome…. Mollie Chounard – Painting Lori Doty – Clay […]

The Hollister Grape & Fall Festival strives to promote area businesses, craftsmen, musicians and culinary artists. Local performers and the famous Grape Stomp Competition provide […]

Art @ Des Peres Hospital is a unique endeavor to connect and inspire our community through the work of local artists and enrich the lives […]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: The 2017 Art Show at Farmers Park is an invitational, curated art show that takes place October 14 & 15 in Springfield, […]

Gallery 210 opens on January 28th with “Taking it to the Streets”. The spring semester at UMSL sees the continuing of the 45th anniversary of the […]

41st Annual AUTUMN HISTORIC FOLKLIFE FESTIVAL October 21-22, 2017 Downtown Hannibal Sponsored by: Hannibal Arts Council America’s Hometown Hannibal, Missouri will host its 41st Annual […]

My chess board, made out of small clay teapots, has been accepted in the 108 Contemporary gallery’s exhibit, “Steeped: The Art of Tea.” The show […]

8 x 8 Fundraiser Please submit your work to join the THIRTEEN SQUARED artists in this year’s 8 x 8 fundraiser in support of the […]

STLAG Announces Call for Solo and Small Groups Show Proposals The St. Louis Artists’ Guild is now accepting exhibition proposals for solo and small group […]

Did what I loved, shared gourds with Main Elementary in Troy both 1st and 4th grade classes. Thank you to the Best of Missouri Hands […]

Jefferson City Art Club presents the Adult Artist Exhibit. Showing at the Capital Arts, 1203 Missouri Blvd, Jefferson City, Missouri. The show runs now thru April 30,2017. […]

Juried BOMH artist Kimberly Shinn has work accepted to be published in Strokes of Genius 9. (Northlight Books)  Publication  Date October 2017

Susie Tenzer’s drawing, Fast Forward, has been accepted into the Colored Pencil Society of America’s exhibit, Explore This! 13. She has now attained signature status, CPX.  The process […]

Knox Gallery of Fine Art is on schedule to open April 1.  A very talented group of artists have joined the gallery already – slightly […]

The Blooming Artists Project connects student artists with master artists from the St. Louis area. Students in grades 3-12 created works of art in their […]

SW MO Art & Craft Guild is composed of people with a common interest in the advancement of art and fine craft. We are an […]

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