'Kiln-to-Table' Experience Delights Diners, Showcases Student Work

Patrons waiting to enter the Artisans at the Depot event.
Photo and slide show by Novo Studio

Patrons waiting to enter the Artisans at the Depot event.

Last semester, ceramics and graphic design students from two University of Arkansas art classes joined forces with a top local culinary team to create an unforgettable kiln-to-table dining experience for Northwest Arkansas art and food aficionados alike.

The fundraising event — Artisans at the Depot: A Kiln to Table Experience — featured four gourmet courses prepared by Chef Patrick Lane at Arsaga's at The Depot.

And, in a fun twist, all delicacies were served on hand-crafted, brand-new tableware created by Department of Art students from the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences.

Featured here are photos of the event from Novo Studio.

For more information, check out this story about Artisans at the Depot: A Kiln to Table Experience.

About the Department of Art: The mission of the Department of Art in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences is to offer the highest quality educational, research, and service programs in the visual arts. These goals encompass the department's professional and liberal arts programs, at both graduate and undergraduate levels, in art education, art history, graphic design, and studio art to prepare students for graduate study and meaningful employment in the art and design fields and allied professions.

Contacts

Andra Parrish Liwag, director of communications
J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences
479-575-4393, liwag@uark.edu

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