Monday, October 26, 2009
Who's Getting Excited for Go Ask Alice?
(photo & plush by Yummy Pancake)
I know I am!
For those of you who haven't heard of this awesome plush art show yet, here's the scoop:
20+ ARTISTS GET CURIOUSER AND CURIOUSER
Inspired by the classic tale Alice in Wonderland, 25 artists from around the world have created unique interpretations of their favorite Alice in Wonderland characters for this creative art show. Come prepared to be amazed by numerous one of a kind Cheshire Cats, Mad Hatters, Alices, White Rabbits and Wonderland characters galore!!! The show will include "dolls" in every form; sculpted, beaded, wooden, amigurumi, mixed media and tons of fabric and plush art. With work ranging from the surreal to the cute, this show will be fun for art collectors, doll lovers, holiday shoppers, kids at heart and kids too!
(photo & plush by Leanna Butcher)
Go Ask Alice Artists include; Yummy Pancake, 9-Kei, Jenny Harada, Heather Saunders/Needlings, Chris Creatures, Dan Levin, The Raggy Rat, Felt Mistress, HamsterandHIPPO, Absolutely Small, Follow the White Rabbit, FuzFrenzy, BeadDream, Plushroom Soup. Kate Savage, Little Critters, Children of Eve, IsGood, Leeanna Butcher, Scumptious Delights, Moon’s Creations ….and more!!!
MAD TEA PARTY RECEPTION
Paul Cumes Fine Art will be hosting a fun and fabulous event to open the Go Ask Alice Doll and Plush Show. Join us from 6-pm to 9pm Dec 5th for a Mad Tea Party themed opening reception featuring delectable truffles from Jessica Foster Confections, teas, champagne and cupcakes!
(photo & plush by Felt Mistress)
PAUL CUMES FINE ART GALLERY
Paul Cumes Fine Art is operated by local artist Paul Cumes and his wife, Cimmi. Currently Paul Cumes is showing oil paintings and sculptures, and his gallery often hosts art by Santa Barbara’s favorite artists. Located just across the street from the Santa Barbara County Courthouse Sunken Gardens at 131 East Anapamu Street.
For information about Paul Cumes Fine Art visit the gallery blog-
(Photo & plush by Cimmi Cumes)