Call for Art: Festa Italiana July 18-21st 2013

Call for Art: Festa Italiana is the largest Italian American Cultural Event in America, showcasing Italian American Artisans.

Festa Italiana Presents Artisans for 2012 Festa Italiana July 19-22nd 2012

All of our Artisans are of Italian descent and represent most of the regions in Italy.

We will have a mix of Authors; this year Art has released a new book, Paul Saline has published a new book and Larry Baldasarro. Hand crafted Artisans: sculptors, jewelry makers, Painters, Photographers, Ornate Plaster workers, Pottery, ornaments, fused glass, illustrators, ring makers, wearable art.

Here is a run down of each of the Artisans and an interview for you to get to know them a little better and be sure to visit us at Festa Italiana 2012 in the Italian Fine Art and Cinema tent.

Call for Art: Purloin Studio Fine Art and Gifts

Call for Art: upcoming shows are (both are in their 5th year)and both are underwritten by the Village Centre BID – so there are no fees for the artists! I would like to thank Menomonee Falls Village Centre for supporting the arts to this extent. “Warm up to the Arts”, Feb. 18th,

Gay Zurich Artisan Interview Forks & Corks Sept. 9th 2011

Gay Zurich Art & Soul Inc First off – can we have a little background information on you – Where you live? (if you don’t mind answering) Waukesha WI What first drew you to Art? I have been creating art since I was 4. I used to make mud pottery and paint it with leaves … Continue reading

Forks & Corks 2011 Artisans Sept 9th, West Allis

Forks and Corks offers a great evening of Wine tasting, Food tastings and Great Art. We have the privilege of showing a number of Artisan each year. West Allis Farmers Market So. 65th & National 5:30 to 9:30 pm Here we will give you some insights into each of the artisans showing with interviews with … Continue reading

Artisan Interviews with Shelley Heath Vitality Fine Art Show “Creating Life Pathways” Event at Kradwell in Tosa

First off – can we have a little background information on you – Where you live? (if you don’t mind answering) Shorewood What first drew you to Art? My mom was a fine art major in college and was always doodling or painting something. Also, my art teacher in high school Jackie Zweiger, who painted … Continue reading

Artisan Interviews with CJ Sanculi Vitality Fine Art Show “Creating Life Pathways” Event at Kradwell in Tosa

CJ Sanculi is another great Artisan joining us for the Event at Kradwell. First off – can we have a little background information on you – Where you live? (if you don’t mind answering) West Allis, WI What first drew you to Art? A project for school. How long ago was that?  When I was … Continue reading

Artisan Interviews with Ron Quimby Vitality Fine Art Show “Creating Life Pathways” Event at Kradwell in Tosa

Ron Quimby of Wauwatosa A Ron Quimby Creation Ron Quimby of Wauwatosa will be joining us and here is a little about him First off – can we have a little background information on you – Where you live? (if you don’t mind answering) I live in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Milwaukee, 1814 N. … Continue reading

Artisan Interviews with Joe Hausch Vitality Fine Art Show “Creating Life Pathways” Event at Kradwell in Tosa

What an interesting interview with Joe Hausch his work is lively and expressive,  a painter and designer Artisan. Joe  will be joining us for the Vitality Fine Art Fair “Creating Life Pathways”, a community event for the whole family. May 21st at 1220 Dewy Ave, the Aurora Center, we will be just outside the Kradwell … Continue reading

Artisan Interviews with Kathleen Pulz Vitality Fine Art Show “Creating Life Pathways” Event at Kradwell in Tosa

Another great Interview from Kathleen Pulz a inspirational Painter, she will be joining us at the our Community event; Vitality Fine Art Show  “Creating Life Pathways”. May 21st at the Aurora Grounds off the village of Tosa. First off – can we have a little background information on you – Where you live? (if you … Continue reading

Artisan Interviews with John Bollow Vitality Fine Art Show “Creating Life Pathways” Event at Kradwell in Tosa

Enjoy an interview with John Bollow of Wauwatosa and myself as we share with you the Artisans showing at the Vitality Fine Art Show ” Creating Life pathways” on May 21st, 2011, at the Aurora Center at 1220 Dewey st off the Village of Wauwatosa.

Press Release: 2011 Fine Art Show Season in Southeastern Wisconsin

The Fine Art show portions of these events are organized by Valorie Schleicher, an Artist and Arts Advocate where we ‘Artists’ are considered a valuable member of our community and not ‘Vendors’. We celebrate the Artist and want all Artisans to keep your hard-earned money in your pocket. These shows represent a Win-Win for the Artisan and non-profits hosting us. There is a minimal application fee for 2010. $50.00 and a 10% commission on any sales taken go to the Non-Profit hosting the Artisans. These monies then get re-distributed with the community. Late application fee of apply after deadlines most shows are open till full.