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RACZ Board Says Farewell To Petty At Reception

June 15th, 2014

RACZ Board Says Farewell To Petty At Reception

RACZ Board of Directors says Farewell with a reception at the YMCA on May 13, 2014. Pictured from left are Board Members - Tom Jones, Sylvia Wahoske, Annette Bernardi, Joy Petty, honoree, Marjorie Moore, Treasurer, Margaret Harmon, new President, Gary Chaney, Trae Welch and Jason Bowers, Secretary.

Life, Art, Wine On April 10 To Benefit ACS

April 5th, 2014

Life, Art, Wine On April 10 To Benefit ACS

Margaret Harmon and four other artist to participate in Life, Art and Wine on April 10th. A silent auction of artwork will benefit the American Cancer Society.

Harmon And Rust Art Show At Zachary Library

October 27th, 2012

Harmon And Rust Art Show At Zachary Library

A "Two Woman Show" at the Zachary Branch of the East Baton Rouge Library on Church Street (near LeBlanc's Grocery & Hardware) will display art works by Margaret Harmon and Geana Rust between November 1 and November 31, 2012. Each will display about twenty-four original artworks in the show and they are for sale. An opening Artist's Reception will be held at the library from 2:30p to 4:00p in the meeting room on November 4th. The public is invited to attend.

New ZAG Officers Installed

April 3rd, 2012

New ZAG Officers Installed

The Zachary Artists Guild installed officers for 2012 at its Feb. 28 board meeting. ZAG board members, from left, are: Courtney Yoes, board member-at-large; Courtney Maciasz, treasurer; Pam Kaster, secretary; Geana Rust, vice president; and Margaret Harmon, president. PHOTO/submitted


RACZ Board Promotes Arts At 2nd Saturday Market

November 25th, 2011

RACZ Board Promotes Arts At 2nd Saturday Market

The Regional Arts Council of Zachary showcased local talent Saturday Morning, November 12th at the 2nd Saturday Community Market. The gazebo in the Zachary Historical District was alive with talent, including the ZHS Bronco Beat Chorus, directed by Jason Bowers, Northwestern Middle School Drama students performed excerpts from Grease, directed by Paula Swilley, dance performances by the Bella Ballet Troupe choreographed by Chrissy Ashford, and a book-signing by published author Anne Butler of St. Francisville. There was also a Student Art Show representing all Zachary Schools on display.

The Arts Council revealed its new Logo at the Blending of the Arts. A contest was open to all members of the community to develop a logo to represent the organization. Close to 50 entries were received and the winner was local Zachary High School art teacher Megan Buccere who was presented with a $200 check for her design.

Board Chairperson Joy Petty and other members of the...

Local Artist Margaret Cline Harmon Exhibits Artwork At City Utility Office

November 5th, 2011

Local Artist Margaret Cline Harmon Exhibits Artwork At City Utility Office

Local artist Margaret Cline Harmon exhibits artwork at City Utility Office

The City of Zachary is proud to showcase one of the many talented artists from the Zachary Artist Guild at the City Hall Utility Office. Local artist Margaret Cline Harmon is presently exhibiting three pieces of her oil painting collection. Margaret has a passion for painting birds, flowers, plain air landscapes and whimsical characters.

Margaret Cline Harmon is a native of Sikeston, Mo., and a graduate of Southeast Missouri State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in historic preservation. She had an interesting career in travel and relocation management in the corporate world prior to retirement in 2004. Margaret and her husband, Tom, live in Zachary. They returned to Louisiana in 2008 to be near their daughter and son-in-law, Robert and Tina Harmon Havard of Clinton, and their grandson Trey Havard and his family in Slaughter. After retirement she worked in the field of...