2015 Gala

The Forney Arts Council presents

The 2015 Artful Ball Masquerade



Music by Shoot Low Sheriff     Food by Tim Ellcey Catering

Dancing     Artist Demonstrations      Live & Silent Auctions     Semi-Formal



Saturday, October 3, 2015


The Garden Event Center

819 West Moore Avenue Terrell, Texas


Proceeds from The Artful Ball Masquerade benefit the following:


img_8405FAC Programs Fund

The Forney Arts Council, dedicated to facilitating opportunities for local artists while increasing the awareness of the arts in the community, organizes a variety of creative programming including local art exhibits, 2ndSaturdays: Artisan & Farmers Market, ForneyLive: House Concerts, Forney Community Band, Southeast Metro Youth Winds, Children’s Summer Camps and Youth Literary Contests.



arts scholarshipFAC Scholarship Fund

The FAC Arts Scholarship was established in 2015, by the Forney Arts Council dedicated to facilitating opportunities for local artists, while increasing the awareness of the arts in our community.  The purpose of the FAC Arts Scholarship is to recognize excellence in the arts and community by a Forney youth in their senior year of high school intent to pursue their passion for the arts in their post-secondary studies [more]



1436820866619Coreen Spellman Framing & Conservation Project

Coreen Mary Spellman was a talented local artist born and raised in Forney, Texas. Pieces from her own private collection were bequeathed to her brother, Mick C. Spellman, who in turn, bequeathed them to the City of Forney upon his death in 2006. Many of these pieces are in storage and remain unframed and in need of restoration. Through funding raised from the Gala, The Forney Arts Council, in partnership with the City of Forney, would like to have these treasures preserved and framed for the community to enjoy [more]


Check out more photos from A Night of Mask!