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Cameron Cross, the Big Easel artist, has nearly completed his work repairing and repainting Goodland’s Big Easel. The painting had been removed from the easel July 11th to get work done on the faded and worn “canvas.” To celebrate the completion of the “Repaint, Repair, Relaunch” project, the City of Goodland is throwing a celebration the morning Read more…


8 WONDERS OF KANSAS GUIDEBOOK WINS AWARD The Kansas Sampler Foundation was recently notified that their “8 Wonders of Kansas Guidebook” won first place in the North American Travel Journalists Association (NATJA) category for travel book or guide.


Now showing at the High Plains Museum is a playful animated movie that details the life and work of Vincent van Gogh! Getting To Know, Inc.’s “Getting to Know Van Gogh” film will be shown every Saturday from November 5 through December 10 (except Nov. 26 as the High Plains Museum is closed). The movie will be Read more…


A new exhibit opens today at the High Plains Museum: Vincent van Gogh, a traveling exhibit from Teacher’s Discovery. The exhibit features large reproductions of a selection of Vincent van Gogh’s more popular works including “Starry Night”, “Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear and Pipe”, “Yellow Wheat and Cypresses”, “Café Terrace at Night” and “Trees in the Garden of Read more…


In the spring of 2001, the “World’s Largest Painting on an Easel” was erected in Pioneer Park, in Goodland, Kansas along Business Highway 24. The 24 by 32 foot painting is a reproduction of Vincent Van Gogh’s Three Sunflowers in a Vase, the first in a series of seven sunflower paintings painted in Arles, France, between 1888-1889. Read more…