Press

April 26, 2017
For Immediate Release:

Title: Flax Presents The 2017 Alameda Summer Art & Maker Fair

Free Outdoor Art Festival: Sunday June 25th 2017 11AM-7PM

Studio 23 2309 Encinal Ave. Alameda, CA | http://studio23gallery.com/

Come see over 65 local Alameda and Bay Area artists at this free Outdoor Art Festival. Mingle with local emerging and established artists creating unique artwork during the  fair! See live painting, sketching, sculpting and illustration.  With everything from comic book art to clothing and jewelry, to metal sculpture, there is something for everyone. Come support the local artists that make the Bay Area such a dynamic and creative place to live. Over 30 live art demos, over 20 artists in Studio 23’s “100 UNDER 100” group show. Open Studios, including “The Red Door On Encinal”,  “3 DOT! And Studio 23. There will be music and festivities all afternoon. The festival will take place in the lot of Studio 23 Gallery at 2309 Encinal Ave between Park Street and Oak in Alameda.  Friendly Lord Zondar, the giant metal robot, will be perched on the roof overlooking the crowd. Make sure you come by and get a photo.

 

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Facebook Event URL: https://www.facebook.com/events/279185785846162/
Official Website URL: http://studio23gallery.com/summer-art-fair2017.cfm

 

Open Art Studios: 3 Dot & Studio 23
https://www.facebook.com/pg/3dotartgallery

 

Studio 23 Gallery host’s the group art show “100 Under 100”
100 Pieces of art for under $100 Dollars!  Studio 23 Gallery will be open and exhibiting the group show: “100 UNDER 100” with paintings, sculpture and visual art by even more bay area artists! The opening reception is June 9th, during the Second Friday Alameda Artwalk. An encore presentation will be during the Art Fair on Sunday June 25th from 11AM-7PM.

 

Live Music:

Hella Fitzgerald
https://www.hellafitzgerald.com

Douglas Allen
www.douglasallenmusic.com

Red Jam (Saxophone / Violin Duo!) Live 5:30 – 6:30PM Featuring Georgianna Krieger and Michele Walther

DJ Jody Daniel (Just Delicious)
https://intuitivehands.wixsite.com/djjd
https://www.facebook.com/jody.moore/

 

Food and Drinks

Lucky 13 Drink Specials: “Ask for the Art Fair Special!”

Snack Bar: TBA

 

Kids Creative Corner

Children are encouraged to participate in a multiple of fun art projects.

* Alana Dill will be face painting. $5-$15
* Sand Art & Painting Pots with Twirl!
* Coloring Contest, prizes provided by Flax!

 

2017 Sponsors:

 

Flax Art & Design
http://flaxart.com/oakland-store/

Flax will be at the fair this year and will have tons of great art supplies and special prizes!

 

DABA:
Downtown Alameda Business Association
http://downtownalameda.com/

 

Lucky 13 Saloon Alameda
http://www.lucky13alameda.com/

A few steps away from the fair, stop by for “Art Fair Drink Specials” from Noon to 5PM at Lucky 13 Alameda

 

Studio 23 Gallery
http://studio23gallery.com/

Alameda’s coolest underground art space. Regular group shows featuring Bay Area artists. Home of Friendly Lord Zondar the giant robot, the Black Light Art Show.

2017 Vendor List:
http://www.alamedaartfair.com/2017-vendor-list/

Blooming Glass From the Past
You Become Art
Studio 23
Ambrozya Dae
Henna Traditions
Monica Tiulescu
Hand Embroidery on Clothes
enterthemelon.com
Double Take Creations
Zeina Morad Art
Sky Blue Designs
Mornin Gloria’s
Aloc Studios
Twirl Alameda
Leestma Boutique
FeralGirl Creations
Rebeca’s Art Prints
NuSpirit Designs
ShipwreckedShop
Divine Designs
The Arthur Right
Gerardo Chow and Txutxo Perez
Feathered Outlaw
2 Live and Write Alameda
Inkblot
JFein Designs & Vivee Style
Patty St.Louis
JVS Jewels
Panic in Polkadots
Annie Horn Studio
Sage Arts
Leslie Hensley-Calhoun/
Trish Henry
Alayah Hodges (sp9ral)
Michael Foley Art
Lauren M
Todd Hallenbeck Art
Mikey Elliott
Verso Braiding
Yummy Spoonfuls
Alameda EdU FD’s Art Across Island

 

 

“100 Under 100” Group Art Show, Artist List:

Su-Lin M
Gerry Chow
Joe Sounart
Erin Crociani
Christine Rossi Art
Judy Threadgill
Wesley E Warren
Jessica Warren
Patti Goldstein
Zeina Morad
Michael Dugger
Cheryl Harawitz
Diane Dove
Mikey Elliott
Jen Rowan
Brett Pedersen
Carolina Tapia
Zoe Boston
Victor Mavedzenge

 

Press Contacts: (Not for Publication!)

art at alameda artists dot com (sound it out)

 

Jessica Warren

Jessicawarren.net

415.580.2309

 

Wesley E Warren

Wesleywarren.com

 

Getting to Alameda | Parking

 

2017 Sponsor List:

Flax Art & Design

Lucky 13
DABA