PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL - July 21- Summer Art Camps went around the world July 14-18 during Painted Pinatas & Mini Maracas week, led by instructors Jennifer Miller and Sunni Myers. Jennifer Miller is a teacher who is new to the Cultural Center this summer but has thought up some wonderfully creative projects, Sunni Myers is also a teacher and a very talented returning summer camp instructor. This week, campers ages 4-8 worked on projects inspired by cultures from each continent, painting Japanese cherry blossoms, drawing Swedish Dala horses, decorating African tribal masks and necklaces, and of course making Painted Pinatas and Mini Maracas!
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Over the past month, The Cultural Center has collected nearly 100 pieces of artwork generously donated from our community to help raise money for our arts programming. All the artwork, priced at yard sale prices, will be displayed outside in our Courtyard from 8am till 12noon.
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St. Augustine, Fla. (July 21, 2014) -- The Downtown Bazaar
New this Month!:
Indulge you culinary senses in our new section "Gourmet Food Samplings Around the Mercado". Everything from Spanish wine, Manchego cheese, Serrano and Iberico hams, Chorizo, assorted olives, and other Spanish foods to unique sauces, dips, jellies and fresh cottage industry pasta.
Imagine an evening filled with fine art, unique artisan crafts, a free concert by the band Dakota, mystifying magic by William Mayhem, the Blue Lotus Bellydancers, face painters and more. Gather around the 35 foot watchtower and toast to the Raising of the Flag ceremony. Sit under the 200-year-old Colonial oak tree adorned with colorful lanterns while enjoying fabulous food and beverages offered by the Taberna Del Caballo and the Bull & Crown Publick House.
It all takes place under the stars at The Downtown Bazaar on the grounds of the Colonial Quarter, 33 St. George St., St. Augustine, Florida, 6-10 p.m. The evening at the Downtown Bazaar is free and open to the public. Come check out what's behind the walls of the Colonial Quarter...you're sure to have an inspiring evening.
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