Candice and I were up pretty early this morning to help shoot this segment for WCCO TV in Minnesota. What fun to be part of the process! Catch a video of the live program here:
Farida’s Painting Blog Launch Party
Friday, May 17, 6-9pm, California Building #207A
Come celebrate the launch of Farida’s Painting Blog: the blog is geared for today’s oil painters interested in learning about non-toxic painting materials and methods for using them. Join Farida on her journey as she experiments, explores and expands her art. This activity is supported by a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. Blog address: http://www.faridahughes.com/category/painting-blog/
ART-A-WHIRL 2013 –
OPEN STUDIO DATES/TIMES
Come visit with Candice and Farida and view our new work!
Friday, May 17th – 5-10pm
Saturday, May 18th – Noon – 8pm
Sunday, May 19th – Noon – 5pm
Farida will be exhibiting a new collection of small scale oil paintings completed as she explores new painting mediums, as well as some brand new oils, a new watercolor and some past favorites of the artist.
A limited amount of Farida’s art scarves will be available in the studio during Art-A-Whirl. For advance or online sales, or if you cannot make it to AAW, please check out my new online shop at: http://23roses.storenvy.com/ Scarves are also available at the Weisman Art Museum shop, so you can always check them out there!
Also offered in the studio – an assortment of Art Cards by both Candice Simpson and Farida Hughes.
NEW gallery space in the California Building!
New Art-A-Whirl 2013 gallery exhibitions – featuring the work of nine 2nd floor artists, with new exhibitions showing quarterly. Gallery open during Art-A-Whirl and First Thursdays and Second Saturdays. Art-A-Whirl opening night Gallery entertainment featuring Glen Helgeson & Ensemble
Friday, May 17, 8-10pm
Other news, Farida is the Featured Artist for May on the Corporate Art Force website. Please visit, like and share! http://corporateartforce.com/