Today is #GivingTuesday. It kicks off the charitable season and people around the world are thinking about ways they can give back. This year, you can help support local arts in education programming by giving to the LaFontaine Arts Council. If you would like to donate to our programming, simply e-mail our executive director Debbie at … [Read more…]

LaFontaine Arts Council Announces Models for Fashions for the Arts…..

Six local women will capture the audience’s attention modeling fashions from The North End Boutique in Roanoke at the LaFontaine Arts Council fund-raiser “Fashions for the Arts.” The event is scheduled for November 4th at the Historic Forks of the Wabash. Sandy Wilfong, Kathy Bracht, Randi Forney, Judy Michel and Laura Hughes will each showcase fashions from … [Read more…]

LaFontaine Arts Council Announces Fashions for the Arts” Speaker

LaFontaine Arts Council Announces “Fashions for the Arts” Speaker The LaFontaine Arts Council’s fall fundraiser, “Fashions for the Arts,” will be held on Saturday, November 4 at the Historic Forks of the Wabash.  A social hour will begin at 11 am.  The event also features a luncheon, silent auction, and a fashion show with local models wearing clothes from The … [Read more…]

La Fontaine Arts Council Announces Violins in the Vineyard

The La Fontaine Arts Council of Huntington County and Huntington Sheet Metal will sponsor “Violins in the Vineyard” at Two-E’s Winery on September 14. The two-hour event will begin at 7:30 pm. The $50 ticket price includes two wine tastings, a voucher to purchase wine that evening, and a wide array of sweet and savory appetizers. String … [Read more…]

2017 Regional Art Exhibit Awards

The LaFontaine Arts Council Regional Art Show Reception and awards night was held Thursday, August 3, at 6:00 p.m. at the Robert E. Wilson Gallery located in the Merillat Centre for the Arts at Huntington University. Lisa Bliss Rush’s piece “Woodland Nymph won the BEST OF SHOW award. The award was sponsored by First Federal Savings Bank. … [Read more…]

Arts Council announces judge for 2017 show

The LaFontaine Arts Council is pleased to announce Penny French-Deal as the judge for the 2017 Regional Art Show. The show will be held at Huntington University’s Merillat Centre for the Arts in the Robert E. Wilson Gallery. There are few artists who can capture the essence of minimalism and meaning like Penny French-Deal. By implementing … [Read more…]

Regional Art Exhibit

The LaFontaine Arts Council of Huntington has announced that entry forms are available for the annual Regional Art Exhibit held each year at the Wilson Gallery at the Merrilat Centre for the Arts at Huntington University. The show is sponsored by the Lafontaine Arts Council. Entry forms for the open show can be requested by … [Read more…]

Crestview Middle School Students honored by LAC

Three Crestview Middle School students were recently honored as LaFontaine Arts Council’s Artists of the month for March for their excellence in the fine arts areas of study. The students receiving this recognition are Laney Marshall, Andrew Gillespie and Mitchell Gerber. The daughter of Seth & Erica Marshall of Huntington, Laney, an 8th grader, was … [Read more…]