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Stained Glass is new addition to Glade’s Sculpture Trail

By PATRICIA FREED For The Vista “Stained Glass” is sculptor artist Roger Listenberger’s latest addition to the Art Guild’s Sculpture Trail. The handicapped-accessible Sculpture Trail is located near Druid Hills next to the Plateau Creative Arts Center. This scenic Sculpture Trail is an offshoot of the paved central trail that travels north-south under Peavine Road. […]

28Aug2014 | Continued

Art Guild Golf Fundraiser produces good golf and great fun for all

By DAWN ROBB For The Vista The Art Guild Golf Fundraiser Tournament was recently held at Heatherhurst Brae Golf Course. The weather was truly wonderful and the field of 96 golfers played some very good golf. In the Mixed Division: first Low Gross was won by Elliot Kornreich, Brenda Davis, Jean Kraft and Dan Richardson […]

28Aug2014 | Continued
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Painting Takes Flight for Fairfield Glade Resident at Eagle’s Wings

For The Vista At 89, Ercil Heim of Fairfield Glade is enjoying her days at Eagle’s Wings Senior Day Retreat. “I look forward to coming and spending time with others,” she says with a smile. Heim recently moved to Cumberland County after spending a majority of her life in the Baltimore, Maryland area. After having […]

1Apr2014 | Continued
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Spring show is this Friday; photo class offered by PCAC

For The Vista A reception for the community will be held on this Friday, April 4 froom 6:30 to 8 P.M. at the Plateau Creative Arts Center, 451 Lakeview Drive (off Peavine), Fairfield Glade to view the annual Spring Art Show “Finally Spring”. The Art Guild at Fairfield Glade invites  you to view and vote […]

1Apr2014 | Continued

‘FINALLY SPRING” at the Plateau Creative Arts Center

For The Vista A reception for the community will be held on Friday, April 4 at 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm at the Plateau Creative Arts Center, 451 Lakeview Drive (off Peavine), Fairfield Glade to view the annual Spring Art Show “Finally Spring”.  The Art Guild at Fairfield Glade invites  you to view and vote […]

26Mar2014 | Continued
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Reeser to offer watercolor classes

By PATRICIA REED For The Vista Perhaps you’ve said, “I’d love to learn how to paint in watercolor, but everyone says it’s too hard and unforgiving, and I can’t even draw a straight line!” Artist / Instructor Sheryl Reeser knows exactly how you feel, because she had these same feelings when she started painting nineteen […]

18Feb2014 | Continued

New addition to the Art Guild’s trail

By PATRICIA FREED For The Vista Fairfield Glade residents are eager to resume outdoor pursuits after a cold, housebound winter. A good walking trail to explore on a sunny day is the Art Guild’s paved and handicapped-accessible Sculpture Trail. Located near Druid Hills next to the Plateau Creative Arts Center, this scenic Sculpture Trail is […]

4Feb2014 | Continued
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Beginning Photography Class Offered by Bob Stephenson at PCAC

By PATRICA FREED For the Vista No matter how new or sophisticated the camera, producing a successful photograph also depends on the technical skill and experience of the photographer. Artist/Instructor Bob Stephenson is offering a Beginning Photography Class at the Plateau Creative Art Center (PCAC). The three-session class is scheduled for three successive Thursday mornings […]

29Jan2014 | Continued
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Art Guild Roundup: Fettingis watercolor workshop set for Oct. 24-26

For The Vista To correct any confusion about the dates of the three-day Joe Fettingis Watercolor Workshop, it is scheduled for Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, October 24, 25, and 26, from 9:30 A.M. to 4 P.M. with an hour for lunch each day. Joe Fettingis is an outstanding artist who has been invited by the […]

24Sep2013 | Continued
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Glade resident Smith’s work in visual emotions on exhibit at Shanks Center

By SHARRON ECKERT For The Vista The Shanks Center for the Arts is honored to be exhibiting works by Katie L. Smith of Fairfield Glade in August. Smith’s exhibit will begin  with a grand opening reception on the August 1 from 5 to 7 P.M., and will continue through Saturday August 24. Smith is a […]

24Jul2013 | Continued
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Art Guild Roundup: Schatz named Artist of the Month; Art Show soon

By KAY DILLON For The Vista Jessica Schatz, the Artist of the Month at the Plateau Creative Arts Center, has been an artist for as long as she can remember. She also remains busy as an interior designer, specializing in staging and new construction, and is also a pet portrait photographer.  She also donates her […]

4Jun2013 | Continued

Glade Art Guild presenting “Talk is Cheap Tour” in Crossville in June

For The Vista The Art Guild at Fairfield Glade proudly presents a presentation of the “Talk Is Cheap Tour” featuring Bill Landry, Jim Claborn, Sam Venable and Elizabeth Rose. Tickets are now available for the Saturday, June 1, performance at 7 P.M. at the Stone Memorial High School Auditorium General Admission tickets are $15 and […]

17Apr2013 | Continued
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Photographer Whitehurst is PCAC’s Artist of the Month

For The Vista Nature photographer, Tom Whitehurst, is the Artist of the Month  announced by the Art Guild at Fairfield Glade. Visit his exhibition of Photography at the Plateau Creative Arts Center, 451 Lakeview Drive (off Peavine), Fairfield Glade.  Hours are Monday through Friday 9 A.M. to 4 P.M. and  Saturday and Sunday 1 to […]

12Mar2013 | Continued
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By George, Kallas has done it again

Glade resident giving respect where its due with Illumiation Manuscript of Washington For The Vista William J. Kallas, of Fairfield Glade, recently furnished the Art Circle, Crossville’s library, his Illumination Manuscript of George Washington — and now he is providing the beautifully-framed drawing to Fairfield Glade’s First National Bank on Peavine Road. First National Bank […]

20Feb2013 | Continued
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Busy event schedule on its way at Glade Art Guild

For The Vista The Fairfield Glade Art Guild is offering Ink resist painting, cooking demos and monthly workshops as part of a busy upcoming schedule of events at the Plateau Creative Arts Center. Art lovers can learn to create vibrant paintings using the ink resist technique as award-winning instructor Camilla Emerson will be teaching a […]

5Feb2013 | Continued
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The Art Guild — what it is and what it does

By AL HANSEN For The Vista The Art Guild at Fairfield Glade is a 501(c)3 non-profit that provides a venue for creativity and expression, as well as engendering a richness and depth to the culture of Eastern Tennessee — and  those are its goals. The $300,000 Plateau Creative Art Center is the only facility in […]

23Jan2013 | Continued
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Simms offers portrait/life drawing class

By PATRICIA FREED For The Vista For an artist, painting a portrait can be a daunting task. One of the best ways an artist can acquire the techniques of successful portraiture is to learn from a master instructor. Internationally recognized artist-instructor John Simms will offer a four-day Portrait and Life-Drawing Class on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, […]

30Oct2012 | Continued
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Art Aglow shines at the PCAC

By KAY DILLON For the Vista The colorful fall Judged Art Exhibit is now on display at the Plateau Creative Arts Center, 451 Lakeview Drive (off Peavine), in Fairfield Glade. As I walked into the building, notebook in hand, several people were walking out.  “Hi”, one woman said.  “There sure are some beautiful paintings in […]

23Oct2012 | Continued
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Local artists selected for statewide “Best of Craft” exhibition

PATTY ALBIN For The Vista Michael and Patty Albin have been selected to participate in the 2012 TACA Biennial presented by the Tennessee  Association of Craft Artists. Michael, whose takes many photos for The Vista, and Patty  will represent Fairfield Glade in The Best of Tennessee Craft: The 2012 TACA Biennial opening Friday, August 24, […]

21Aug2012 | Continued

Fairfield Glade Art Guild takes show on the road

For The Vista KNOXVILLE – The Arts & Culture Alliance is pleased to present a new exhibition by the Art Guild of Fairfield Glade featuring original oil, watercolor, pastel, colored pencil, acrylic, pottery, photography, mixed media, sculpture, jewelry, and more by nearly 35 local artists. The exhibition will be displayed at the Emporium Center in […]

21Aug2012 | Continued