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CULTURAL AND HERITAGE FESTIVAL
Sunday, November 5, 2017 • 12 pm to 4 pm
Market Street, The Woodlands
9565 Six Pines Drive, in the Commons
Highlighting the diversity and cultural richness in The Woodlands, the AncesTree hands-on project encourages all ages to participate in creating an original work of art unique to our community that will ultimately develop into a beautiful permanent installation at Market Street.
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We are pleased to announce the opening of our Community Art Gallery, “Spotlight on the Arts Gallery,” at The Woodlands Mall (adjacent to the Mall Offices on the second floor) on Saturday, October 21, 5 to 7 pm.
The Gallery is a collaborative effort of many local artists and organizations: The Woodlands Art League (WAL), CASA (Child Advocates of Montgomery County), Freedom Place, We Care Treatment Center for Girls, Youth Outreach Center of Angel Reach, 4th Annual Human Rights Walk, and The Woodlands Children’s Museum.
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On September 30, Crush Wine Lounge was transformed into an art auction house for 56 artworks donated by Montgomery County artists that were sold with proceeds of over $6,400 being donated to Interfaith’s Hurricane Harvey Disaster Relief Fund. Musician and vocalist Gideon Bustmante (aka “The Painter”) performed throughout the evening, singing songs of anguish, hope and recovery. This heart-and-art felt event was a joint effort between The Woodlands Arts Council, The Woodlands Art League, Conroe Art League and The Crush Wine Lounge.
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The 6th Annual Fast Draw competition on Saturday, September 23, was a HUGE success! Stakes were high as local 7th and 8th grade students competed for awards totaling over $700! A huge thank you to our sponsors: The Woodlands Mall for their generous donations and use of the perfect space, and to Nordstrom The Woodlands, for allowing us to borrow items from their merchandising department to incorporate into our very unique still life, created by The Woodlands High School AP Art History Students. Continue reading “Congratulations to Fast Draw Student Artists!”
Kelly Batterson, Events Director, Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival
“I believe that art is like true love. It catches you off guard, ignites your heart and it awakens your soul.”
I have recently had the privilege of being named the new Events Director for The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival. Continue reading “A Note from Kelly Batterson”