LOUISE HALSEY

 
 

Small Tapestry International 6: Beyond the Edge
Juror: Jane Kidd
Northwestern State University, Natchitoches LA July –August 2019
Augustana College, Rockville IL September 2019.

   
 

Different Invisible Lines: Culture Shock Art Collective
Batesville Area Arts Council Gallery, Batesville AR January 29-March 2, 2019

   
 

The Historic Arkansas Museum 200 E 3rd St, Little Rock, AR 72201 purchased "Crackhouse II" for their permanent collection.

 
   
 

Work by Louise Halsey is featured in each of these two books out now and both are available on Amazon.

 
 
   
 

scmuseum.org/explore/exhibits/changing-exhibits/art-a-collection-of-collections/
A large rya fabric strip wall hanging inspired by a painting by my mother, Corrie McCallum, is currently on view at the South Carolina State Museum. The painting that was my inspiration is also in the exhibition and both
works are part of the SC State Museum's permanent collection.

   

A doll "Luisa Centavo" by Louise Halsey is now in the permanent collection of the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum in Ft. Smith, Arkansas, given by Penny Packard.

 

 

A woven wall hanging by Louise Halsey of cotton and mixed fibers in a rya technique, "Four Seasons" is now in the permanent collection of the South Carolina State Museum, Columbia, SC.

   

Look in the October/November of American Craft in the Wide World of Craft to read about crafts in Arkansas. Louise Halsey and her husband, Steve Driver are mentioned in the section about the Ozarks.
craftcouncil.org/magazine/article/arkansas

 
   

 

For further entertainment you can view Louise doing some comedy as seen in these links:
Part One: Early childhood
Part two: More childhood
Part 4: Off to College
Part 5: Summation
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