Ginger Leigh Featured Artist

March 11, 2014
Ginger Leigh Featured Artist

Local 30A artist, Ginger Leigh is an accomplished artisan whose collections can be found in homes across the country. She loves to work with wood, acrylic, reclaimed materials, gold leaf, gesso, paper, wire, books, glue, charcoal, black crayon and beeswax. The Blue Giraffe is proud to represent this creative, happy, spiritual woman whose artwork is always uplifting.

We are very excited to host Ginger at the 9th annual Art in the Park on Saturday, March 15, 2014. Come join us Saturday, March 15th, from 9-5 where you can “Meet & Greet the Artist” and take home Ginger’s beautiful artwork.

Read more about Ginger in this interview that was published on SoWal.com:  Made in SoWal: Ginger Leigh Designs

Art in the Park 2014

March 6, 2014
Art in the Park 2014

Head out for a gorgeous spring day on 30A filled with vibrant art, live music and fresh air!

The 9th annual Art in the Park, in WaterColor’s Cerulean Park and Town Center, will feature artists of all genres and mediums such as: Oil, Acrylic and Watercolor Paintings, Charcoal, Chalk, Pastel and Color Pencil Drawings, Photography, Printmaking, Digital Art, Glass Art, Jewelry, Fabric Art, Pottery, Wood Work, and Fashion Design! Also, enjoy live music throughout the day by Dannica Lowery Music, Kyle LaMonica and Boukou Groove!

The Blue Giraffe’s tent will be in front of our gallery this year (we’re on 30A in WaterColor Town Center North).  Be sure to stop by and see live painting demonstrations by local artists Aaron Sutton (10am-1pm) and Martin Figlinski (3-4pm). We are also excited to host Ginger Leigh Designs. Super-popular Ginger, our Featured Artist, will be at the gallery all day doing a “meet & greet” with her beautiful art pieces!

News flash 3/13/14:  Also joining us will be Angela Stevenson of Big Orange House Designs! Scroll down to see a sample of her work.

Enjoy some photos from past years at Art in the Park:

Ginger Leigh:

Ginger's pink & blue crosses

Aaron Sutton:

looking-west-at-deer-lake

Martin Figlinski:

figlinski-2

Angela Stevenson:

glass starfish

Mary Hong Art Classes at WaterColor Inn

March 1, 2014
Mary Hong Art Classes at WaterColor Inn

Create a glass on canvas masterpiece with 2014 Artist of the Year, Mary Hong.  Learn how to cut glass, organize your thoughts!! and become completely enthralled with a forgiving form of art!  You will never look at glass the same way again.  All supplies are provided.

Art will be ready the day after class and can be picked up at The Blue Giraffe on 30A.  Choose from one of two classes being held at the beautiful WaterColor Inn & Resort ( located directly across the street from The Blue Giraffe).

Tuesday March 11 or Wednesday March 19, 2014

10:00 am til Noon

$150pp

Call The Blue Giraffe at 850.231.5112 to sign up and prepay.

 

Update 3/12/14:  Yesterday’s class was a SELL-OUT and everyone had a BLAST …