Art in the Park This Weekend!

Art in the Park

Saturday & Sunday, May 23 & 24, 10 am – 5 pm

Redlands Art Association’s artists and craftsmen will exhibit and sell their work at this annual outdoor event. A variety of art will be featured – oils, acrylics, sculptures, watercolors, photography, weavings, hand dyed silks, etchings, glassware, ceramics, jewelry, wood crafts, etc…

The show runs Saturday & Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, May 23 & 24 from 10 am to 5 pm at Smiley Park, adjacent to the Police Annex (old City Hall), on the corner of Vine and Orange Streets in downtown Redlands (see map). Check out the line-up of musicians who will be entertaining us at Art-in-the-Park and/or Redlands Festival of Arts: Matt Coleman, Circle Band, Rullian, Darcie Rickert, Jennifer Sparks, Wendy Hunt, Dan Klooster, Third Stream Crossing, Ana Gonzalez, Strange Indeed, Prairie Sunset, Chad Nelson, Stephanie Diane Moore, Shepdogs, and the Claytones.

Also in progress will be Redlands Festival of Arts behind Smiley Library, across the street from Art-in-the-Park. … Fine arts, music, theatrical events, Kid’s Zone, food trucks… A wonderful day of Art!

Here’s my booth from last year:


It should be a fun time! If you come, please make sure to drop by and say HI!

I’ve been stitching away, making lots of the cotton sateen clutches that were so popular at last year’s shows:

I’ve got 19 ready for this show!!!

Of course, there will be lots of hand dyed silk scarves there as well!


I hope to see you there!

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19 New Cotton Sateen Clutches – Ready for the Show!

They’re done! Now I’ve got to tag them, and iron a heckuva lot of scarves by Friday, because I’ve got a show this weekend!









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Studio Snapshots | 19 Cotton Sateen Clutches Process

sateen clutch process 2

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sateen clutch process

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