Cost: $3 Admission, $10 additional fee to partake in wine tasting
Thunderbird Artists, leading producer of fine art and wine events in the Southwest, is excited to announce award-winning painter, Brent Flory, as featured artist for the 27th Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival, January 17th, 18th & 19th, 2020. The event will bring together more than 150 juried fine artists, musicians, wine connoisseurs, distilleries and more!
Brent Flory graduated from Brigham Young University with a B.F.A. in Illustration and has been pursuing an art career ever since. His depictions of life in the West are detail-oriented and truly capture the emotion and tranquility of his subjects. He primarily paints cowboys, Indians, horses, farm landscape and mountain men. He participates in events throughout the Southwest and is a frequent winner of “Best in Show” awards. His work has also been featured in numerous magazines and print media.
In addition to Brent’s creations, the festival brings together more than 150 phenomenally talented artists; displaying works of art in all mediums and subject matters. Thunderbird Artists strives to bring a variety of styles, sizes and price points together, in one location, ensuring something for everyone. Surrounding the event is the crown jewel of Carefree, and an amazing oasis in the desert, the gardens is only one of two public botanical gardens in the Valley. Situated on four acres, patrons can stroll and enjoy fascinating desert plant specimens on a self-guided walking tour which leads visitors to experience a purely visual and emotional connection with nature.
Don’t miss this award-winning festival, the Town of Carefree’s ‘Signature Event’, which highlights the artistic works of more than 150 juried fine artists, live music, appetizing food, tempting chocolates and unparalleled wine tasting. It takes place in downtown Carefree, on Ho Hum & Easy Streets. Hours are 10am to 5pm each day. Admission is $3.00 and parking is free all weekend. A can’t miss event for all art and wine lovers!