Interesting Facts you may not know about Karen…

Posted by on Jul 6, 2015 in Art, Artists

“For most of my life, I have explored my interests in photography and art, inspired by my personal experiences and the world around me. Sometimes the art starts with a photograph, but I have never felt fulfilled with the camera alone creating the art. It is important to me to get my hands dirty and […]

Smile and let the creativity reign

Posted by on Jun 29, 2015 in Art, Artists

Kathleen Keller, one of our fine artists and art instructors, typically enjoys being creative with a brush and paint in her hand. She is currently focusing her creative “juices” in much different directions. The first part of July she will be leaving with a team from her church to serve at an orphanage in Guatemala. […]

Drallim heads to the Forest

Posted by on Apr 29, 2015 in Art, Feature
Drallim heads to the Forest

Drallim is very excited to make his move to the Enchanted Forest at the Nebraska Renaissance Faire!  Drallim will be hanging out with the Pretty Fairies… Grab a turkey leg and step back in time when royalty ruled and knights really were in shining armor. Dozens of costumed characters and many more one-of-a-kind artisans await […]

Drallim and Princess Sophie

Posted by on Mar 10, 2015 in Art, Artists, Feature
Drallim and Princess Sophie

The Tale of Drallim the Dragon & the Turtle King Simon Written by Missy Merriman   Once upon a time, there was a kingdom of turtles ruled by the fair and just King Simon. The King and his family lived in the grand castle nestled in the center of the Village on the Pointe. The […]

Why Visit Smiling Turtle Art Spot?

Posted by on Feb 28, 2015 in Art, Artists

This is a little profound for the simple message I want to send today with this post, but I am using it anyway because I like it. Simple enough, right? Art isn’t really risky unless you are hesitant to try something new that you have never done before. Why not? You may surprise yourself! Smiling […]

New Artists at Smiling Turtle

Posted by on Feb 16, 2015 in Art, Artists

To view a list of the Smiling Turtle artist, click here: ARTIST LIST  We have over 20 artists involved in the Smiling Turtle Collective Gallery, so there are many things to choose from! Spring is just around the corner and there are lots of things happening at Smiling Turtle. Visit the HOME PAGE and see […]