Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: April 30th, 2014

 

Dixie Art Trunk and Flea Market: Buy art, make art and support the work of St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Olive Branch MS 

 

 

Olive Branch, Mississippi (March 11, 2014) - The 2014 Dixie Art Trunk will be a mixed media feast of color, texture, and original art. The event will be held Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 5:00pm to 9:00pm at the Whispering Woods Hotel and Conference Centre, 7300 Hacks Cross, Olive Branch MS 38654. The event is open to the public.

 

Located at the hub of Art is Dixie Mixed Media Art Retreat. The 2014 Dixie Art Trunk features over 30 artists and suppliers including artists from the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi.  It is a unique event showcasing finished art such as collages, assemblages, art quilts, steam punk jewelry and altered art.  Stock up on supplies such as art papers, kits, beads, frippery, collage sheets, fibers, yarns, fabrics, unique vintage items and original flea market finds.

 

Visitors will have a chance to participate in the making of Banners of Hope for the many children and families who pass through the doors of St Jude’s.  A silent auction of donated art will also be conducted during the show.  Entry is free but a donation at the door is encouraged, to support the work of St Jude Children’s Research Hospital.   This event is presented by Art is You and proudly supported by cre8time – an initiative of the Craft and Hobby Association of America.

 

Details: http://goo.gl/v93sCC  Web: www.art-is-you.com

 

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 Contact & Media Visits  

 

Event Contact: Sallianne McClelland
Email:
artis@art-is-you.com
Guild Contact:
Nancy Perkins, Executive Director
Guild number: 601-856-7546

Web: www.art-is-you.com

 

 Condensed Version  

 

Dixie Art Trunk and Flea Market: Buy art, make art and support the work of St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Olive Branch MS

Olive Branch, Mississippi - The 2014 Dixie Art Trunk will be a mixed media feast of color, texture, and original art. The event will be held Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 5:00pm to 9:00pm at the Whispering Woods Hotel and Conference Centre, 7300 Hacks Cross, Olive Branch MS.   The event features finished art such as collages, assemblages, art quilts, steam punk jewelry and altered art.  Stock up on supplies such as art papers, kits, beads, frippery, collage sheets, fibers, yarns, fabrics, unique vintage items and original flea market finds. Visitors will have a chance to participate in the making of Banners of Hope for the many children and families who pass through the doors of St Jude’s.  A silent auction of donated art will also be conducted during the show.  Entry is free but a donation at the door is encouraged, to support the work of St Jude Children’s Research Hospital.   This event is presented by Art is You and proudly supported by cre8time – an initiative of the Craft and Hobby Association of America. Details: http://goo.gl/v93sCC  Web: www.art-is-you.com

 

 

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