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Dont Fence Me In Sucess

Jul 24, 2017

Don’t Fence Me In was a huge success last Saturday. We had a large amount of the community come out to celebrate the unveiling and to find where their pickets ended up. It took a lot to make this 1200 picket display happen! We had 16 organizations and individuals donate materials. Thank you to: Blue-Line…

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Picket Fence Unveiled, Opens Artistic Minds

Jul 19, 2017

(Photo: TORIN HALSEY/TIMES RECORD NEWS) A warm welcome matched the North Texas summer temperature Saturday as the Wichita Falls Alliance for the Arts and Culture unveiled its Don’t Fence Me In project. The project, celebrating creative identity, creative freedom and individuality, will be on display through August, thanks to the artistic efforts of hundreds of community…

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Arts Alliance Fence Project Taking Shape

Jul 18, 2017

(Photo: Torin Halsey/Times Record News) Organizers of the  “Don’t Fence Me In” project for the Wichita Falls Alliance for the Arts and Culture began the process of displaying the more than 1,000 pickets painted by members of the Wichita Falls community. Audra Lambert, left, and Whitney Hogue work together to align and mount some of…

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Thanks TXDOT!

Jul 17, 2017

We wanted to thanks TXDOT of Wichita Falls for supporting us in our Don’t Fence Me In art display. They were wonderful in making sure we had what we needed. We also loved having our young artists partner with them in painting two of their snowplows. Keep a watch for this this winter when the…

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A Little Art Project in Wichita Falls

Jul 17, 2017

Margie J. Reese, Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture “Don’t Fence Me In” started out as a simple, hands-on art making opportunity for young artists to create designs and paint them on donated and recycled wood fence posts. This really simple concept for kids in Summer Art Camps has grown into a full-blown community…

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