#10 Mary Patrick
Everton, AR 72633
Directions: From the traffic light at the west end of AR62/412 (bypass) in Mountain Home, travel 18.5 miles to Yellville. Turn left onto AR14. Continue 0.7 mile and turn right onto AR235. Travel 10.7 miles and make a left turn in order to stay on AR235. Continue another 1.2 miles and turn right onto MC4026 (a gravel road). Stay left at the Y to stay on MC4026. In 0.6 mile you will encounter a left turn, but continue straight another 0.6 mile to a low-water crossing (which is no problem even in rainy weather). Continue another 0.6 mile to a mosaic mailbox with an anvil design. Turn right to the home/studios. Look for Art Odyssey signs.
Mary Patrick is a well- known, multi- faceted artist; she’s a basket maker, bead worker, spinner, weaver, mosaic artist, organic gardener and landscaper. Over the past 40 years, Patrick has created a beautiful home based on art. Patrick is self- taught, and possesses the unique talent of using her abilities to decorate her world.
Patrick enjoys using natural fibers and recycled materials in her work. In fact, she makes it a point to use as many natural materials as she can. She creates glass mosaics, hand- made rugs, round baskets, gizzard baskets, and hanging pieces that each showcase her talent. Her work is one of a kind and makes for unique gifts. Patrick resides in the Ozarks with husband Bob, who is a blacksmith. Her home is decorated with works by her and her husband, and is considered by many to be a wonderful experience and place to visit.