Desert Arts Festival - Feb 16-18, 2013
The Desert Arts Festival will be held at Frances Stevens Park on February 16-18, 2013, in Downtown Palm Springs. The Desert Arts Festival will feature 100 artists presenting their original work in all mediums of two and three dimensional fine art, including paintings in acrylic, oils and watercolors, photography, etchings, sculpture in clay, glass, metal, stone and wood. Each artist will be present to meet with the public and discuss their work. All work is available for purchase. In addition to fine art, fine crafts will also be presented. Festival attendees will find blown glass, turned wood, semi-precious jewelry, pottery, stained glass, and an array of high-quality crafts. The Featured artist for this show is Andy Anh Ha. More info about John can be found at http://www.andyanhha.com/#/bio/ Frances Stevens Park is located at 538 N. Palm Canyon Drive in Palm Springs, at the corner of Palm Canyon and Alejo. The hours of the event are from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday. Admission and parking are free. The event is handicap accessible. The Desert Art Festival is presented by West Coast Artists and benefits a local arts related Non-Profit Organization. For Febrary, the designated charity is Desert Arts Center in Palm Springs (www.desertartcenter.org). The Desert Art Center is an educational, non-profit, volunteer art organization committed to stimulating expression and appreciation of visual arts in the community where people of all ages can study, create and exhibit their works. Its further purpose is to support the arts programs of the Palm Springs Unified School District and provide scholarships to senior high school students in the district who are going on to higher education. For additional information visit our website at www.westcoastartists.com or call 818-813-4478.
Frances Stevens Park
538 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92262