PALMER ART WALK
Join us every second Saturday of the month to celebrate the arts in our community. Local businesses in downtown Palmer have coordinated to host a variety of art exhibits, demonstrations or crafting sessions every second Saturday of the month (except for in June, due to Palmer's Colony Days and from October through January, due to the holidays) from 2:00 - 6:00PM.
august pALMER ART WALK:
Join us as we celebrate these final days of summer with another fun installment of the Palmer Art Walk! For the month of August, the Palmer Art Walk will be celebrating National Vinyl Day with a name that record cover scavenger hunt throughout our Art Walk stops! Those lucky Walkers who guess all six of our record covers will be entered into a FREE drawing for a bunch of goodies including concert tickets to see Judah and the Lion at this year's State Fair and some special vinyl of their own!
The August Art Walk will be held on:
Saturday, august 12TH from 2:00 - 6:00PM.
Events along this month's Palmer Art Walk include:
ARTISTS UNCORKED: This unique local venue specializes in hosting special Paint Nights. It really is the new 'CRAZE'. A fun and relaxing way to spend an evening out. For May's Art Walk, Artists Uncorked will be spotlighting local Artists this Second Saturday. Alaskan Artist Lori Teich will be in attendance and will have her art on display and for Sale. Artists Uncorked will also have 25% off all "Paint me Items" for Open Studio from 11-6PM.
PALMER DOWNTOWN DELI: TBD
FIRESIDE BOOKS: TBD
COVER UPS: This favorite upcycled furniture store and Alaska Chicks retail location will be conducting product demonstrations using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. DIY professional, Kathy Stone, will also be demonstrating how to create upcycled glass art and will be available to provide suggestions and answer any questions visitors may have about tackling their own home DIY projects.
PALMER MUSEUM: The Palmer Museum will be featuring its latest exhibit "Changing the Face of Power: The Women of the U.S. Senate." This traveling exhibit from Texas just recently arrived in Alaska and will be celebrating its opening weekend during the August Art Walk. Be sure to stop by and be the first to view this in-depth and rare behind the scenes photography exhibit. There is no admission fee and light refreshments will be served.
HUMDINGER'S GOURMET PIZZA: This great local artisan pizza eatery will be hosting The Big Picture show, a special exhibit comprised of art work by several Valley Fine Arts Association artists including: Martha Happs, Barbara Hunt, Diane Paioleti, Glenda Field, Judy Vars and Maria McKiernan. Be sure not to miss this yummy and inspirational stop!