MARIPOSA – Art, wine, food and smooth jazz will be the order of the day as the Mariposa Yosemite Rotary Club presents the 11th annual Art & Wine Festival on Saturday, May 23, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. .
The 2015 Festival blends fine art and wines of the Sierra Foothills near Yosemite. This year the setting returns to Mariposa’s historic Courthouse, offering an unforgettable Memorial Day Weekend.
Local artists will present a colorful and creative variety of their wares from handcrafted jewelry, photographs, paintings, sculpture and weavings. Several artists will be on site demonstrating their talents. Chat with the wine makers while sipping and swirling their flavorful passions.
Spend a relaxing day of immersed in art, wine, food and the smooth jazz sounds of the Blue Skies Trio.
Admission is free, wine tasting is $10 for a commemorative festival glass and 6 tasting tickets. For more information contact Karen Smith at 209-966-6406.
See you at the Courthouse!
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Beadalicious Dena Hight-Dianne Kinner
Don Brooksher From the Barn
Becky Caraco Becky Caraco Flameworked Beads
D’s, Mary Wine Barrel Furniture Mary D. Theodore
Jennifer Fosgate Dancing Image Studio
Michelle Hahn HahnMade Naturals
David and Charlotte Hoffman
Inspired Gemstones Pam Toney
Mariposa County Arts Council
Mariposa Photo Club
MCHS Art Students Meagan Robbins
Moje Studios Jeanne Moje MadDonald
Mud Dauber’s Pottery Jetty and Rick Uebner
Nancy Wright Designs
Saralynn Nusbaum Italian Creek Designs
Faith Rumm Faith Rumm Fine Art
Sierra Artist Gallery
Touch of Glass Marty Bobrowski
Wired Photography Cheryl Pedretti-Dom Brandauer
YeVarts Jewelry Yeva Adalyan
Yosemite Beads R Us Sue Carney
Zarjo Jolanta Vizbaras
Mount Bullion Vineyards
Butterfly Creek Winery and Vineyards
The Alley—pouring from 1 to 3 p.m.
Silver Fox Vineyards
Idle Hour Winery—pouring from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Pioneer Market and Southern Wine
Fresno State Winery
Ciera Wine CellarsVista Winery
(Artwork above is by Charlotte Hoffman – “A Slanted View,” 2015)