For most of her life, Tupelo resident Sarah Barrett thought her purpose was to create art. Now, she teaches it.
Arts & Culture
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Former public school teacher Amanda Koonlaba has transformed her upstairs corner of the Link Centre in Tupelo into a colorful space designed to help kids embrace their creativity.
To Toccopola artist Samantha Baldwin, painting is tentative. Or, at least its essence is. Whether she must catch a fleeting idea or gain legal permission to paint public property, her craft is indefinite, provisional. That’s why good art relies on prompt action.