• Boy Carver Statue by Robert Amendola

    George Washington Carver

    National Monument Missouri

Art in the Park 2012

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Date: March 8, 2012

Art in the Park-Saturday, April 28, 2012, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Celebrating George Washington Carver's love for art, this event features local artists at work across park grounds. Visitors may participate in hands on demonstrations and instructional workshops with pastels, natural dyes, pencil, and more.

Art in the Park 2012

2012 Call for Artists

Art in the Park

Did You Know?

Photo of Moses Carver

Moses Carver, a farmer in southwest Missouri, purchased a 13-year old enslaved girl named Mary in 1855. Mary worked mostly around the cabins with Moses's wife, Susan. While enslaved on the farm Mary gave birth to two sons: James and George.