Archive for April, 2009

Story of Shag is Shared

April 15, 2009

  — THE STORY from the children’s book “Shag Finds a Home” was recently shared with elementary students.  Author Barbara Whisler and illustrator Kay Jackson met with 4th graders at the Fair Play Elementary School in Fair Play, Missouri on Tuesday, April 14.  After listening to the storyline about the dog and reviewing the vocabulary list, the student’s were given the opportunity to draw their own interpretations of Shag.  The children then shared their drawings with the class.


New Location for Artist

April 10, 2009

  — ARTIST KAY JACKSON has left her winter home in northwest Florida. She has returned to her home in southwest Missouri for the spring, summer, and fall.  A permanent collection of her artwork is on display and for sale in the city of Bolivar at We Frame It & More, located at 218 West Jackson Street.  Original watercolor paintings, giclees, prints, note cards, and bookmarks are also for sale by ordering directly from the artist.  (See Contact page on her Website.)