The Friends of the Arts are a non profit organization dedicated to supporting and promoting the arts in our Gulf Coast region.  Being a part of this dynamic group is both fun and rewarding through the numerous activities and events that the Friends help support, including:

* The Festival of Art in March

* Summer Art Camp in June

* After School Arts Program - September - April

* The Scarecrow Fetival in October

* Light Up The Arts in December

* Multiple Artist Receptions throughout the year

Go to the Friends' website to find out more and join!

2016 Friends of The Arts Patron Members

  • Christianne Bailey
  • Joanna Hardin
  • Joan Gasaway
  • Jane Ellen Stritzinger
  • Margie Cox
  • Janet Kornegay
  • Brenda Fail
  • Ruthie Hedgepeth
  • Bob and Lynn Neal
  • Maureen Whitney
  • Linda Cooper
  • Liz and Frank Butts
  • Paulette Martin
  • Carol Carr
  • Roberta Higley
  • Merrill Miller
  • Connie Kirkland
  • Amanda Williams
  • Margaret and Joseph Keller
  • Dr. Danny Winbush
  • Blue Girl Beading
  • Shipps Harbour Grill