The Delray Beach Festival of the Arts celebrates it’s 25th Anniversary this year, when it returns January 18 – 19, 2014. Art enthusiasts will have the opportunity to register to win the free art giveaway featuring the work of Delray Beach resident and watercolor artist Pat Kaufman. The 28”x40” framed Gicleé of the watercolor painting titled “Cottages of South Swinton Avenue” will be on display in Pat’s booth where registration will also take place. No purchase is necessary to participate and the winner will be announced on Sunday at 4:00 p.m. The Rickie Report is pleased to share the details in this article. Kudos to Pat, whom we’ve written about in previous articles!
Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts
January 18 – 19, Saturday & Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm
Atlantic Avenue in Downtown Delray Beach (US-I across the Intercoastal Bridge to AIA)
Navigational address: 1111 East Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach, FL 33483
Support the Arts and the Local Community
Free and open to the public
One mile of Atlantic Avenue in Downtown Delray Beach, starting at US 1 and continuing east over the Intracoastal Waterway to A1A and the Atlantic Ocean, will be transformed into an outdoor art gallery with original artwork and affordable gift items by more than 300 artists from the U.S. Enjoy eclectic art displays, live music and a free art giveaway from Pat Kaufman of Delray Beach. Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This event is free to the public.
Festival promoter Howard Alan Events is thrilled to announce this Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts, has been ranked the 65th top art fair in the United States by Sunshine Artist, the nation’s leading publication for art and craft shows. “This is a wildly popular event,” says festival promoter Howard Alan. “It truly is a wonderful honor and distinction as it was selected from among more than 10,000 festivals in the country.”
The show will celebrate it’s 25th Anniversary this year, when it returns January 18 – 19, 2014. Art enthusiasts will have the opportunity to register to win the free art giveaway featuring the work of Delray Beach resident and watercolor artist Pat Kaufman. The 28”x40” framed Gicleé of the watercolor painting titled “Cottages of South Swinton Avenue” will be on display in Pat’s booth where registration will also take place. No purchase is necessary to participate and the winner will be announced on Sunday at 4:00 p.m. Visit Pat’s website to learn more about her work and explore her online gallery.
Festival Information At – A -Glance:
- Juried gallery style outdoor art showcase
- Consistently ranked among top 100 fine art shows in the country by Sunshine Artist magazine
- Largest art affair in South Florida spanning one mile of Atlantic Avenue in Downtown Delray Beach
- Original Art – Handmade in America
- 300 artists from 30 different states
- Prices set to suit all budgets – ranging from as little as $25 to $30,000
- Artists hand-selected by independent panel of expert judges from hundreds of applicants
- All artists on site for duration of festival
- Vast array of artistic media including paintings, sculptures, photography, ceramics, glass, wood, handmade jewelry, collage, mixed media
Free Art Giveaway: 28” x 40” framed Gicleé of watercolor painting titled “Cottages of South Swinton Avenue” by Delray Beach resident and exhibitor Pat Kaufman. Pat has painted many of the wonderful homes in Delray along with many historic buildings. She enjoys doing commission paintings as well. Pat offers watercolor classes on Tuesdays from 1-4 and 6-9. Reservations are needed. Pat’s studio/gallery “Tropical Watercolors” is located in Artists’ Alley.
Visit Pat’s website to learn more about her work www.patkaufmanart.com
Meet Jeweler, Carol Adams
For more information contact Carol at www.caroladamsjewelry.com
About Howard Alan Events, Ltd.:
Howard Alan Events, a Florida-based company, develops and presents art and craft shows throughout the country. For the past 25 years, Howard Alan Events has produced some of the nation’s finest juried art shows, including more than 40 venues each year such as the Downtown Aspen Art Festival (Aspen, CO), Beaver Creek Art Festival (Beaver Creek, CO), Chicago Tribune North Michigan Avenue Art Festival (Chicago, IL), and the Las Olas Art Fairs, (Fort Lauderdale, FL). Several shows are ranked in the top 100 art fairs in the country by Sunshine Artist magazine. The founders personally select culture rich cities for their show locations providing a complete outdoor experience unmatched by other festivals. Each show is unique and features works of both established and emerging artists.
For additional information on the 25th Anniversary Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts and other Howard Alan Events art and craft shows across the country, visit www.artfestival.com or call 561-746-6615.
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