Paint Basket Art Forum

Author Topic: Garden plants and Paintings for Sale  (Read 831 times)


  • Artist
  • *
  • Posts: 3249
on: May 27, 2015, 01:33:20 PM
Hi everyone,
I went to a special garden center who sales annuals and perennials.   It was a most beautiful place. The plants were beautifully displayed (not in a long row as in conventional centers), it felt like walking in a beautiful garden with fountains and various artefacts for decoration.

But what was unique was that for 10 days the center also host the paintings of local artists.  The paintings were displayed on easels between plants.   The marriage of those plants and paintings for sale made for a most enjoyable visit/outing.  People were strolling around and taking to each other, no rush shopping there. 

It must have been a lot of work to set it up, but what a wonderful idea!   I wish I had my camera with me.
Cheers, Annie
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.    ? Plato


  • Administrator
  • Master Artist
  • *
  • Posts: 14381
    • Draw With Nolan
Reply #1 on: May 28, 2015, 08:52:27 PM
I have often exhibited at garden centers, it is a great combination O0


SimplePortal 2.3.7 © 2008-2021, SimplePortal