Executive Director brings new ideas to Rockwall County Museum

Executive Director brings new ideas to Rockwall County Museum

  ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 20, 2022) The Rockwall County Historical Foundation welcomed Katie Conrad in June as their new Executive Director of the Rockwall County Museum. Conrad is the first to hold this position, since it is a new role initiated by the RCHF this past year. But according to Conrad, she is looking forward […]

‘Yarn Bombing’ to be unveiled at Rowlett’s Harvest Market on Main

‘Yarn Bombing’ to be unveiled at Rowlett’s Harvest Market on Main

Rowlett Arts & Humanities Commission Supports Fiber Arts Display In a Big Way! ROWLETT, TX (Sept. 13, 2022) Have you heard of “yarn bombing”? Recently, a group called WIPs, an acronym for work in progress, approached the Rowlett Arts & Humanities Commission about using their talents in supporting the arts in Rowlett. WIPs is a […]

Community welcome at Rockwall Art League Fine Art Show & Sale

Community welcome at Rockwall Art League Fine Art Show & Sale

ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 7, 2022) The Rockwall Art League 22nd Annual Juried Fine Art Show & Sale showcases regional artists and provides art collectors a wonderful venue to purchase original art. The exhibition will run at Rockwall Golf & Athletic Club from Sept 23-25, 2022, and will also be featured in a digital online gallery. […]

Rockwall Art League to host Pastel and Oil Workshop

Rockwall Art League to host Pastel and Oil Workshop

ROCKWALL, TX (Aug. 12, 2022) The Rockwall Art League is honored to host Juliana Crownover “Paint Beautiful Clouds in Pastel or Oil” Workshop this September. Would you like to be able to paint breathtaking skies?  Learn how to capture beautiful clouds through value, color and composition.  This will be a FULL day workshop; please plan to […]

Public welcome as Rockwall Art League hosts demo workshop with printmaker Matt Bagley

Public welcome as Rockwall Art League hosts demo workshop with printmaker Matt Bagley

ROCKWALL, TX (Aug. 8, 2022) The Rockwall Art League is honored to host artist Matt Bagley as their feature artist for August. Matt trained as a printmaker from the University of North Texas, and he currently uses woodblock prints (often on handmade paper) as his preferred method of making his vision a reality. In this […]

Rockwall Fine Art Show & Sale coming this fall, call for artists underway

Rockwall Fine Art Show & Sale coming this fall, call for artists underway

ROCKWALL, TX August 5, 2022) The Rockwall Art League Juried Fine Art Show & Sale is one of the signature events of the year.  It celebrates contemporary art in a variety of mediums. Now more than 20 years since its inception, the show continues to showcase regional artists and provide art collectors a wonderful venue to purchase art […]

Rockwall Summer Musicals is back with 2nd show of 10th anniversary season

Rockwall Summer Musicals is back with 2nd show of 10th anniversary season

ROCKWALL, TX (July 30, 2022) Back in 2011, Rockwall Summer Musicals launched into the Rockwall County arts scene with their productions of The Sound of Music and Oklahoma! In honor of this tenth anniversary, they will once again present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic musical The Sound of Music directed by Barbara Doudt. Barbara is a founding member […]

Rockwall Art League Fine Art Show 2022: CALL FOR ARTISTS

Rockwall Art League Fine Art Show 2022: CALL FOR ARTISTS

ROCKWALL, TX (July 7, 2022) The Rockwall Art League Juried Fine Art Show & Sale is one of the signature events of the year.  It celebrates contemporary art in a variety of mediums. Now more than 20 years since its inception, the show continues to showcase regional artists and provide art collectors a wonderful venue to purchase art […]

Company of Rowlett Performers to present Matilda

Company of Rowlett Performers to present Matilda

ROWLETT, TX (June 17, 2022) – Company of Rowlett Performers will present Matilda the Musical July 9-17, 2022 at Plaza Theater (521 W. State St., Garland, TX 75040). The show runs for two weekends with kid-friendly matinees on Saturdays and Sundays at 2:00 pm and two Saturday evening performances. Tickets to this family-friendly musical are $15 […]

Rockwall, Rockwall-Heath high school students bring home medals from State VASE Competition

Rockwall, Rockwall-Heath high school students bring home medals from State VASE Competition

ROCKWALL, TX (May 19, 2022) Three students recently won medals for their art at the High School Visual Arts Scholastic Event (VASE). Congratulations to Hannah Herrera (RHHS) for receiving a medal for two pieces of art, Jessie Wilson (RHS), for sculptural art, The 5 Layers of Me and Abbygail Teske (RHS), for digital art, Turbulent.  […]