Running a blog, ‘An Arkie’s Musings’, Richie is a spiritual man and a music lover who cares deeply about his home. Despite being a transplant, Richie has been well solidified in the community by way of his business, Richie’s Discount Auto Glass, his column titled ‘An Arkie’s Faith’ in The Polk County Pulse, and the books that he has written.
Peter demonstrates the skills of the North American pioneers of the 1700’s. On his YouTube channel, The Woodland Escape, he demonstrates log cabin building, primitive shelters, birch bark canoe building, tanning hides, blacksmithing, food gathering and preservation, hunting and fishing.
Monta Black Philpot is a nationally-renowned artist, most well-known from her collection of prisma pencil portraits of people from the area titled ‘The Ouachita Portrait Collection’. The collection features people from all around The Ouachita Mountain range, showcasing the Ouachita way of life.
Keith Sayers was one of the featured survivalists on the History Channel show ‘Alone’. Since the show, he now runs Ramshackle Homestead and Survival, a YouTube channel with his wife about survival and homesteading.