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WCAC Artists for Government Building

Walworth County Arts Council Cabinet at The Government Building.   Artists that have been featured in WCAC Government Cabinet for last five months.   Each month a new artist is highlighted.  Make sure you make a point of seeing who we have the next few months.   If you have a craft you want to display, […]

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March Artist of the Month

          AGNES HANDWERK is the featured artist at the Walworth County Arts Council exhibit in the Government Building for the month of March.  Agnes started her career in the Netherlands. While residing in Europe she traveled extensively in the art center of Italy, Poland, France and Germany.  Upon returning to the […]

Elementary Arts Program

Elementary Art Student Recognition Program sponsored by the Walworth County Arts Council   TO:    All Elementary & Middle School Art Teachers.   What:  Recognition of elementary and middle school art students from Walworth County.   Who:  The art teacher from each school may submit up to ten pieces of art for the exhibit.  Please send […]

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August Artist of the Month

Alyssa (Ally) Skindingsrurde, a recent graduate of Whitewater High School, is the featured artist for the month of August sponsored by the Walworth County Arts Council. The display is located in the lobby of the Government Center on the square in Elkhorn. Skindingsrude was the 2013 recipient of a $1000 art scholarship from the Arts […]

Congratulations to our “Winning Words” Winners

Congratulations to all our “Winning Words” winners! First Place went to Danielle Braun from Elkhorn Area High School (Prose) and Michael Wicks from Big Foot High School (Poetry). The Walworth County Arts Council recently awarded cash prizes to the winners of their 2013 Winning Words writing competition. Pictured, left to right, are Melonie Wright, Delavan-Darien […]

Awards Dinner
Showcasing Our Scholarship & Award Recipients

Tuesday, June 11, 2013 Registration: 6 PM Dinner: 6:30 PM Join the Walworth County Arts Council in encouraging and supporting the arts for young people. At this annual recognition dinner, the outstanding work of our county’s talented high school students will be showcased as we award scholarships in music and visual art, as well as […]

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May’s Artist of the Month

Watercolor and mixed media artist Maggie Stetter of Whitewater is the Walworth County Arts Council’s featured artist for the month of May. Stetter’s exhibit is shown in the display case at the Government Center on the Square in Elkhorn. For ten years the artist was a watercolorist with the Tennessee River Fine Arts League in […]

Attend Our Elementary and Middle School Art Show–Sunday, April 21

Attend WCAC’s Elementary and Middle School Art Show. Elementary schools throughout the county are invited to participate in this annual show. Student artists, their parents and teachers, and WCAC members and guests will gather once again to view this grand display of creativity. Teachers and the artists’ families regard this exhibit as one of the […]

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April Artist of the Month

April’s featured artist of the month is Whitewater watercolorist Sandy Volian. Volian’s exhibit is on display throughout the month at the Government Center on the square in Elkhorn. A retired registered nurse since 2006, Volian says, “I have always enjoyed dabbling in art in one form or another, but in 2009 I discovered the watercolor […]

2012 “Friends of the Arts” Recipients

David Block of Delavan and the United Church of Christ—Congregational, also of Delavan, have been named 2012 Friends of the Arts by the Walworth County Arts Council. Block is being recognized for his leadership of the summer music series at Delavan’s Phoenix Park. Under his leadership the program has grown to provide a wide variety […]