Coffee & Tea – Caffeinated Art – A Show Worth Buzzing About!
Local artists Miriam Hughes and Sandee Setliff will be exhibiting a show titled Caffeinated Art. This trending duo will be opening Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 7PM to 9PM at Jongo Java, a well-loved coffee house on Main Street in Hendersonville and is delighted to feature Caffeinated Art expressing the diversity of coffee and tea lovers, infusing humor, some stories along with exceptional creativity.
Miriam Hughes will be exhibiting work done in two styles – acrylics and watercolor gouache resist. The acrylics’ theme is called My Favorite Cup and features friends and some stranger’s favorite coffee cups. The watercolor gouache resist series is titled “Overheard” and combines the art with snippets of conversations overheard in coffee shops.
Sandee Setliff, a mixed media artist. uses traditional mediums on large canvases. like acrylics in conjunction with her signature style of hand sewn beads, inks and dimensional paints all combined in a single composition. Her unique pieces of artwork are titled "Liquid Wisdom" which spans the world of fantasy and reality flavored with coffee, tea cups and quotes.
Miriam and Sandee, both local artists whose work can be seen year round at the Art MoB Studios & Marketplace, joined forces to create this caffeinated collaboration while meeting to sketch at Jongo Java one day for lunch where they met the new proprietors Tim Culberson and Paul Schiro, who expressed their desire to host featured shows to celebrate and support local art within their establishment.
Caffeinated Art is A Show Worth Buzzing About!
Jongo Java is open from 7am to 7pm Monday through Friday, Saturday from 8am to 7pm and Sunday from 9am to 4pm, with extended hours during opening shows located on 117 South Main Street in Downtown Hendersonville