Plantfest Juried Art Show sponsored by Lafayette Art Association. Works of Art with a nature theme will be displayed. A display of small (6”X6”) canvases by local visual artists sponsored by the Lafayette Art Association. The canvases will later become part of a fundraiser for the LAA. Details: http://www.lafayetteart.org/calls-for-art--artists.html
Painting With a Twist FundraiserCreate a personal masterpiece with a nature theme in 10 minutes. Experienced and enthusiastic local artists will lead you step by step through the process of recreating the featured paintings. All ages welcome! Paint, canvas, and brushes are all provided. Cost is $10 per canvas. *A portion of the proceeds will be used to support PlantFest.
The Writers’ Guild of Acadiana will host a table at the Lafayette Master Gardeners’ PlantFest with several local authors in attendance. Authors include: Christee Atwood, “Journal of a Midlife Crisis” and “In Praise of Elastic Waistbands” (http://www.christee.biz/);
Cheré Dastugue Coen, “Haunted Lafayette,” “Exploring Cajun Country,” “Magic’s in the Bag: Creating Spellbinding Gris Gris Bags and Sachets” and “Cookingin CajunCountry” (http://cherecoen.wix.com/cherecoen);