Monday, July 16, 2012

birmingham art walk

Gah, I can't believe I haven't mentioned this yet on the bloggie, but

I'm going to be in the Birmingham Art Walk! 


Here's a little excerpt from the website:

Artwalk is an arts festival that transforms Birmingham's loft neighborhood into an arts district, featuring the work of more than 100 visual artists, live musicians, street performers, food and drink vendors, and children's activities.
The event is free to the public and in the last three years has become a much anticipated fall event drawing visitors from all over to downtown Birmingham. For the past two years, more than 10,000 people walked the streets of downtown during the two-day event.
Through the good will of area businesses and the work of a dedicated staff of volunteers, Artwalk hosts established and emerging regional artists in the unique and architecturally rich setting of downtown Birmingham. Art lovers will see original work in all mediums priced from the affordable to the extravagant. Participating artists are predominantly from Birmingham and surrounding communities, showcasing the wealth of regional talent.
People of all ages can enjoy being downtown at a safe, family-friendly, community event. Friday night has been compared to a huge gallery opening with a street festival atmosphere, while Saturday afternoon caters more to the family crowd with special children's activities.

EEEE! 10,000 people! I CAN'T WAIT! 

I have to bulk up on these babies:

And cut out more of these suckers: 

Along with more glorious goodies! 

The show is September 7 and 8 (a Friday and Saturday). It's an away game for Auburn at Mississippi State, and home for Alabama with Western Kentucky so I expect to see some familiar faces! I don't know where my booth will be, but I will keep everyone posted! 

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