NCLAC Member Melanie Douthit recently became a juried member of the Ouachita River Art Gallery in West Monroe, Louisiana. Ouachita River Art Gallery is the oldest and largest co-op guild in Louisiana and boasts 29 regional artists that include oil, watercolor, acrylic and mixed media artists, photographers, wood turners, potters, jewelry crafters and fused glass artisans. Melanie’s work includes French Quarter architecture scenes, vibrant florals and whimsical narrative collage pieces. She will be displaying her newest pieces at the Downtown Gallery Crawl on Thursday, October 6 from 5-9pm. The gallery is located a 308 Trenton Street, West Monroe, LA. The gallery is open Tuesday-Saturdays from 10am-5pm.