More than 5,000 art lovers are expected to stream into Sulphur Saturday, May 28, for the third annual Artesian Arts Festival.
Chickasaw bowyer Eric Smith’s work makes a dramatic appearance very early in the Academy Award-winning movie, “The Revenant.” You won’t see Mr. Smith’s face on screen. It’s his work that makes a big impact. Mr. Smith made the arrows that slam into the fur traders’ camp as the Arikara warriors launch their violent attack.
Archery, stickball, stomp dancing, fellowship and much more are planned May 13-14 at the Annual Chikasha Ittafama (Reunion) at Kullihoma.
Chickasaw Nation Arts & Humanities will host the 2016 Dynamic Women of the Chickasaw Nation Conference, April 14-15, at the Artesian Hotel & Spa in Sulphur.