Author Archives: Ginger Davis Allman

Gallery Opening

Jim is one of 11 artists chosen to display their work at the Vada Sheid center on the campus of Arkansas State University – Mountain Home. Artists are members of the Ozarks Regional Arts Council. You can see the show through February 27, 2015. Here are some pictures from the opening night gathering.

Ozarks Regional Arts Council Exhibition, The Sheid Community Development Center, Arkansas State University-Mountain Home January 7, 2016 | www.breakfastinamerica.me | Copyright © Gary Allman, all rights reserved

Ozarks Regional Arts Council Exhibition, The Sheid Community Development Center, Arkansas State University-Mountain Home January 7, 2016 | www.breakfastinamerica.me | Copyright © Gary Allman, all rights reserved
Jim talks with visitors during the event opening.

 

Ozarks Regional Arts Council Exhibition, The Sheid Community Development Center, Arkansas State University-Mountain Home January 7, 2016 | www.breakfastinamerica.me | Copyright © Gary Allman, all rights reserved
Spam enjoying his time on the in the state of Arkansas. He must be feeling the kinship of his razorback cousins.

 

Ozarks Regional Arts Council Exhibition, The Sheid Community Development Center, Arkansas State University-Mountain Home January 7, 2016 | www.breakfastinamerica.me | Copyright © Gary Allman, all rights reserved
View of part of the exhibition at the Vada Sheid center.

 

Ozarks Regional Arts Council Exhibition, The Sheid Community Development Center, Arkansas State University-Mountain Home January 7, 2016 | www.breakfastinamerica.me | Copyright © Gary Allman, all rights reserved
Dogwood flowers, a crown of thorns, and a cross.

 

Ozarks Regional Arts Council Exhibition, The Sheid Community Development Center, Arkansas State University-Mountain Home January 7, 2016 | www.breakfastinamerica.me | Copyright © Gary Allman, all rights reserved
This cross was created as a wedding gift for a very sweet young couple.

 

Artopus and several other metal sculptures by by Jim are also on display. The exhibition featuring the works of ten artists from the Ozarks is at the Ozarks Regional Arts Council Exhibition, The Sheid Community Development Center, Arkansas State University-Mountain Home. January 7, 2016 | www.breakfastinamerica.me | Copyright © Gary Allman, all rights reserved
Jim and Artopus.

 

Ozarks Regional Arts Council Exhibition, The Sheid Community Development Center, Arkansas State University-Mountain Home January 7, 2016 | www.breakfastinamerica.me | Copyright © Gary Allman, all rights reserved
Jim created the Donor’s Tree that hangs in the entry of the gallery at the Vada Sheid center.

ORAC Donor’s Tree

Jim was commissioned by the Ozarks Regional Arts Council to design and create a tree sculpture which would display the names of the donors who contributed.Ozarks Regional Arts Council Donor Tree, by Jim Davis.
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There’s a hidden whimsy in this tree. If you look in the right spot you’ll see two little eyes and a nose peeking out at you.