About a month ago, I drove from my new home in Harrison, Arkansas, down through Ponca, Arkansas, across the Buffalo River and toward Hawk's Bill Crag at Whitaker Point. While I never found Hawk's Bill Crag that day, I did discover Boxley Valley along the...

Jacki Kellum Watercolor Paintings Are Available Now As Prints and as Greeting Cards with Envelopes. Inventory Includes Her Paintings of the Ozark Mountains, where she currently lives, and her bold, colorful florals, too. To order prints and/or greeting cards with envelopes of her watercolor paintings, Email Jacki Kellum: jackikellum@gmail.com Barn...

Jacki Kellum is making her final preparations to exhibit with the Ozark Mountain Artists This Coming Weekend September 14, 15, & 16. She will be showing originals, prints, and greeting cards of places in the Ozarks - PLUS others of her paintings as well. Painting 1 -...

Many years ago, I read that eventually everyone moves back to the general vicinity of where they grew up. I scoffed. I sneered. I raised my eyebrow and grinned a mean grin. You see, I was busy living my life. I had left “home” many...

Having recently relocated to the gorgeous Ozark Mountains, my early New Year's Resolution is to visit every one of the breathtaking views that are in reasonably close proximity to my new home and then to paint them. I have discovered, however, that getting close enough to...

Almost exactly 14 years ago, my house in Mississippi burned to the ground, and in a panic, I allowed myself to be convinced that I should move thousands of miles from home, to live in the Northeast. At that time, I had family in Philadelphia,...