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Alyx Chandler

On Saturday, Feb. 3. the Riverchase Women's Club hosted their 12th Annual Riverchase Loves Art at the Riverchase Country Club, featured art in mediums ranging from pottery to glass to leather to paints. Each artist from the show was hand-picked. more

People

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

After a strong turnout in 2017, the Riverchase Women’s Club and Riverchase Country Club are hoping for a reprise with the 2018 version of their art show. more

People

Future Hoover 11-14-17 (3)

Photo by Jon Anderson

About 40 people attended the second of four Future Hoover meetings designed to let residents share their vision for the city. more

News

Ken Howard veterans art

Photo by Jon Anderson

About 15 veterans are participating in an art therapy program offered by the Birmingham Vet Center in Hoover's Trace Crossings community. more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

When Joye Hehn moved to Birmingham in the fall of 1995, one of the first things she did was visit the Bluff Park Art Show. more

People

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Photo by Jon Anderson

The Artists on the Bluff group will, however, have to pay utility costs from Sept. 1 to Dec. 31 and make sure the building meets approval of the city fire marshal. more

Schools

Artists on the Bluff 2016-2

Photo by Jon Anderson

Neither the Hoover school board nor the Hoover City Council seems willing to invest the $1 million to $4 million to bring the nearly 100-year-old building up to code. more

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Berry Middle ASFA contest

Sydney Cromwell

The school had two students place in a statewide writing contest, as well as several students who were selected as schoolwide art and poetry winners. more

Middle Schools

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Photos courtesy of Rick Plasters.

Rick Plasters is a Hoover resident of 30 years and has a career in business communication solutions, though his background is in art and graphic design. more

People

0213 Hoover Met Aerial

Photo courtesy of hooveral.org.

The show will be held May 6-7. more

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Hoover Elementary Music Festival 2017

Artwork created by Trace Crossings art teacher Adriana Northcutt and Trace Crossings first-graders.

Each of the city's elementary and intermediate schools is sending a group of children to Hoover High School to either sing, play instruments or dance. more

Schools

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Photo courtesy of Prince of Peace Catholic School.

The Prince of Peace Knights of Columbus sponsored a “Keep Christ in Christmas” poster contest at Prince of Peace Catholic School this past December. more

Private Schools

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

There’s a story behind each face that walks through the halls of Greystone Elementary. By the end of the school year, art teacher Blue Horn hopes to know all of them. more

Elementary/Intermediate Schools

Rebecca Wells

Photo courtesy of Hoover Public Library

The 25th anniversary edition of Southern Voices will include more authors than usual. more

People

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Photos by Sarah Cook.

Artist brings happiness to herself, others through self-expression. more

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Hoover man creates hand-stitched leather goods with inspiration from the West more

Businesses

Bluff Park Art Show 2015 Cindy Cail booth

Photo courtesy of Bluff Park Art Show

The event is Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Bluff Park Community Center. more

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Photo courtesy of Susan Baird.

Susan Baird is a Riverchase area resident and artist specializing in still life, landscape and interior oil paintings. The Hoover Sun recently sat down with Baird to talk about her art and why she enjoys it. more

People

Blacksmith among 50-plus artists coming to 14th annual Art in the Gardens more

People

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Photo courtesy of Shelby County Arts Council.

Hoover High School's Byron Arroyo won “Best in Show” out of about 250 pieces of artwork at the 2016 Statewide High School Art Exhibit. more

High Schools

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May 2018