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Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Seitel, a former Mountain Brook High School teacher, started making stained glass art in the early 1980s and developed a fondness for the craft after taking a class in downtown Birmingham. more



Photo by Emma Lindsey.

This past year the walls in the mayor's office have highlighted Mountain Brook students’ artwork. more

Crestline Elementary

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Alyx Chandler

If you're looking to buy a painting from a local for a Christmas gift, Janet Sanders, the Mountain Brook Art Association holiday art show chairman, said that now is the time to come by their holiday show. more


Fine Crafts Show

Layton Dudley

The 45th Annual Fine Crafts Show took place Nov. 11-12, 2017 at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Over 50 Alabama artists had tables with art varying from pottery, jewelry, bags and leather goods. more



Photo courtesy of Mary Evans.

Crestline fourth-grade students recently entertained and educated audiences about Alabama’s rich history. more

Crestline Elementary


Photo courtesy of Kimberly Powell.

MBE’s annual Expressions Art Contest concluded in February with an awards ceremony at the school. more



Sydney Cromwell

This is the 36th annual spring art festival. more


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Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

BWF had a record number of entries this year with 271 total entries. more

Mountain Brook Elementary

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Photo courtesy of Christina Smith.

Winners in each category include creative writing, instrumental/voice performance, photography, video and visual arts. more

Cherokee Bend


Photo courtesy of Monica Sargent.

This year’s Mountain Brook Junior High Art Forms allowed students the opportunity to show off their talents. more



Photo courtesy of Janet Sanders.

This year, the Mountain Brook Art Association, together with more than 80 artists and the support of many local organizations, will be hosting its 36th annual Spring Art Festival April 22. more



Courtesy of Kirby Whitehead.

Sylvester will be hosting a book signing for her new book, "Fresh." more



Photo courtesy of Christina Xing.

Christina Xing’s latest work screened at a national festival. more

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Photo courtesy of Janet Sanders.

The Mountain Brook Art Association is bringing its Holiday Show back to Brookwood Village this month, but the association is hoping its new location will draw more art lovers inside. more


Bryce Martinez bronze bust

Photo by Jon Anderson

Bryce Martinez' sculpture was unveiled Monday at Aldridge Gardens in Hoover. more

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Photo by Erica Techo.

Art supplies used to be Christmas presents Carrie Pittman requested and then never used. Now, art supplies are used to pay the bills. more


studio by the tracks

Photo by Frank Couch.

Tucked away on a quiet residential street in Irondale, a small art studio is busy providing life-changing services for the often underserved. more


6th district 2016 art winner

Photo courtesy of Gary Palmer's office

Emery Walton, a ninth-grader at Indian Springs School, had her artwork chosen from among 84 entries from 24 high schools. more


Mia Dunlap, a fifth-grader at Crestline Elementary School, was awarded first place for her art in support of the 2016 Arbor Day poster contest. more

Crestline Elementary


Photos courtesy of Trish Hand.

Two Crestline Elementary students, second-grader Emily Krawczyk and first-grader Bebe Kate Allen, recently received special recognition for their artistic accomplishments. more

Crestline Elementary

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June 2018