Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Kauai Beach Resort
Thursday, April 7th
Our monthly Art & Wine event returns to Shutters Lounge featuring the wines of Napa Valley. Kauai-based artist Marionette Taboniar will be on-site this evening for a live demonstration and mini-exhibition of her popular watercolor, pastel, acrylic and silk paintings.

5:30pm Art Reception with Marionette Taboniar
6:00pm Wine Tasting
featured wines of Napa Valley for the evening…….
§ Robert Mondavi Fume Blanc 2009
§ Franciscan Chardonnay 2008
§ Robert Mondavi Carneros Pinot Noir 2009
§ Franciscan Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
$20 per person
includes (4) tastings / tax & gratuity not included

Kauai Beach Resort
4331 Kauai Beach Drive, Lihue, HI 96766
ph: 808-246-5501 | fax: 808-245-3956
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Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Paint Our Garden on Sunday, April 17, 2011

PAINT OUR GARDEN during April's 'Ohana Day, Sunday April 17, 2011 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at National Tropical Botanical Garden's Southshore Visitor Center.

Three amazing art classes will be offered, and all materials are included for each class. Beginners are welcome! Plus, we will have three live demonstrations on site by our Women Artists.

PLEIN AIR OIL PAINTING with Dawn Lundquist from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. $55. To register, call Dawn at (808) 635-2785.

WATERCOLOR LANDSCAPES with Patrice Pendarvis from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. $50. To register, call Patrice at (808) 635-2930.

PAINTING EXOTIC TROPICAL FLOWERS IN WATERCOLOR with Marionette from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. $40. To register, call Marionette at (808) 631-9173.

"Palm Frond Painting with Acrylics" by Anna Skaradzinska
"Glass Tile Fine Art Pendants" by Dava Shepherd (DIY kits will be available for sale)
"The Art of Figurative Sculpture" by Marlene Czajkowski

NTBG’s Southshore Visitors Center is located across from Spouting Horn at 4425 Lāwa‘i Rd, Po‘ipū. For more information, call the Center at 742-2433, or visit

National Tropical Botanical Garden is a not-for-profit, non-governmental institution with nearly 2,000 acres of gardens and preserves in Hawai‘i and Florida. Its mission is to enrich life through discovery, scientific research, conservation, and education by perpetuating the survival of plants, ecosystems, and cultural knowledge of tropical regions. NTBG is supported primarily through donations and grants.

The Women Artists of Kaua‘i promotes the works of female artists on the island while raising funds for local charities on Kaua‘i. All works are original, consisting of paintings, prints, photography, drawings, sculptures, mixed-media, metal, glass, fabric and textile art, or digital art.